Shaon Horef – Cultural Festival 2017

Shaon Horef – Cultural Festival 2017 – February 2017

Every year, for 4 weeks in February, the Shaon Horef Cultural Festival transforms the streets of Jerusalem into a lively cultural venue full of surprises as thousands of young people come together for this exciting series of cultural happenings with more then 100 free events.



General details

When: Every Monday during February 2017
Where: Four areas around the city
Entrance fee: Most events are free
More information: haira.co.il/en/shaon-horef/

Please note that entrance is based on availability – first come, first serve. This event is organized by the Youth Authority of the Jerusalem Municipality.

Week #1, February 8: Shushan District

The Weather Machine

Interactive video and sound installation based on your breath — you inhale and the wall responds (created by Avishai Lapid)

Where: Koresh Street on the corner of Shlomziyon Hamalka Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Inner animals and delusions

A one-on-one consultation with Chinataki and Claudette. Tell them your life’s story and they will tell you your spirit animal… and maybe other insights too.

Where: Charlotte, 4 Koresh Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Haircuts, rollers and color

Kobi Deal celebrates 55 years with a night of fashion, music and fresh smell of shampoo.

Where: Kobi Deal, 4 Koresh Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm

Wild East

Warm up with delicious homemade soups and folk and bluegrass music by Jerusalem locals Wild East.

 

Where: Hamarakia, 4 Koresh Street
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Kitchen Conversations

A wild performance from the visual theater troupe

Where: Regba’s Kitchens, 6 Koresh Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Nikolai Ziviangichov

Tambura artist and saxophonist Nikolai Ziviangichov gives a visual musical performance created solely for the unique setting of the evening.

Where: Medidenta, 6 Koresh Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Electrifying Acoustics

Local musicians Jamie Gordon; Maya Blieztman and Matan Efrat; Russo and Weinberg and Alex Moshe

 

Where: The Post Hostel, 44 Yafo Street (entrance from 3 Koresh Street)
When: 8:30-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

The Jerusalem Street Orchestra

Mind-blowing music on the street…

 

Where: Madregot HaOtzar, 5 Koresh Street
When: 8:30-9:00 pm
Cost: Free

Divano Swing

International gypsy street concert

 

Where: Corner of Hason and Koresh Streets
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

reKoresh Exhibition Opening

An exposition of the rich and complex atmosphere of 14 Koresh

Where: Koresh Gallery, 14 Koresh Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Mejadara Eyes

The Aquarium presents its video project about a day in the crazy life of Shlomit Yaakov.

Where: Corner of Shushan and Hason Streets
When: 7:00-12:00 am
Cost: Free

Rock & Blues Party

Performance by Buckets N Joints followed by DJ Shay Daniel a rock and blues party with a touch of whiskey and a party with DJ Shay Daniel

Where: Bastards Saloon, 2 Shushan Street
When: 9:30 pm
Cost: Free

Ravid Yehoshua B2B Gutman

Two of Israel’s top music collectors bring their private collections to spin throughout the night. The venue will feature art installations by Faluja.

Where: Cactus 9, 4 Shushan Street
When: 9:00 pm
Cost: Free

Music from the Cellars

Underground music by Vulkkan Entertainment, The White Screen and Daniel Sovlovovsky with art installations by Faluja

Where: HaMazkeka, 3 Koresh Street
When: 10:30 pm
Cost: Free

The Broken Hearts’ Club

Performances by Dani Dorchin (one-man blues band), Alex Moshe, Jamie Gordon and Yuval Ben Ami; art installations by Faluja

 

Where: Tuvia Bar, 6 Shushan Street
When: 8:30 pm
Cost: Free

Closing an Account

A calculated and thought-provoking visual performance…

Where: Samurai Turgman, accountants office, 4 Shushan Street
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Mobile Art

Galactic Tour Guide | Enter Amitai Fine’s Festival Van and sail to the unknown

Pimp My Van | Faluja does live graffiti on Ben Kobi’s fantastic van.

Looping JLM | Orgad Marciano and the Wandering Studio will record your magical creations and release mixes in the streets.

In cooperation with the art-mobile of the Visual Arts Department of the Jerusalem Municipality

Where: Along Shushan Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Caffeine and Beats

Great coffee and funky tunes with DJ Guztait

Where: Coffee World, 2 Yanai Street
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Revolutions Salon

Political discussions, another classical street concert and an artists’ fair presented by the students of Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

Where: Yanai parking lot, Yanai Street
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Yanai Street Food Party

On the menu: piping hot soups, finger food, good things in bread, gourmet sausages, pieroshki, hot knafeh ( goat cheese dessert) and other delicacies created just for Shaon Horef.

Participating vendors: Sheva Café, Shraga, Etz Café, R.Deli and Birateinu

Where: Participating vendors on Yannai Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm

Beer-Brewing Open House

Learn how to make beer and ale

Where: Birateinu, 3 Yanai Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Tetris Tournament

A retro gaming competition screened on the entire wall of a building; created by PlanktOn

Where: Yanai Street
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Dan Berger

A hot and smokey night with great whiskey and tunes from Dan Berger and his band

 

Where: Glenn, 18 Shlomtziyon Hamalka Street
When: 9:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Week #2, February 15: Nahalat Shiva

One of the most picturesque and lively downtown Jerusalem neighborhoods comes to life.

Orient Groove

Amano & Laroz host Amir Shaer (Iran) and Mammon Sasler (Turkey) for a night of unique oriental musical performances.

 

Where: Kikar HaMusica, 12 Yoel Solomon Street
When: 9:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Food, Medicine and Music

A raw foods workshop, Chinese medicine and healing massage technique workshop and a master class and lesson in groove and funk with legendary musician and producer Yossi Fine and Ben Ayalone — all followed by a party with DJ Adam MOFO and the Duke from 4:20 bar.Where: Blue Hall, 12 Yoel Solomon Street
When: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance, food workshop 30 NIS
Contact: 02-625-6488 to sign up for workshop (required)

Wine Tasting with Barkan

Hints of wood? A strong, full body? How does one truly taste wine? Barkan Winery reveal the secrets of the sweet nectar.

Where: Piccolino, 12 Yoel Solomon Street
When: 8:00-9:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Drumming Workshop

Learn the art of drumming from Pe’imot Drum School.

 

Where: Kawasan, 23 Yoel Solomon Street
When: 8:00-9:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Hungarian Rubik’s Cube Marathon

Who’s the best? Who knows? A beginners’ and experts’ marathon with with Ami Shalev

Where: Rega Matok, 16 Yoel Solomon Street
When: 7:00-10:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Street Art

Thought Process | Projection installation – Shlomit Yaakov, Mejadra Eyes, and Fortuna Baor

Invitation for an Action | Street designs – Tamar Ostrof and Sara Wendet

Where: Yoel Solomon Street
When: Throughout the night
Cost: Free

Jerusalem Storytellers

Explore the nature of stories with Yael Mushkin, and get acquainted with the stories of Jerusalem singer-songwriters Yael Aiden, Neta Bahar, Bezalel David, Talia Yishai and Emmy Raviv.

 

Where: Tmol Shilshom, 5 Yoel Solomon Street
When: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free

Keeping it natural

Ori Shavit, founder of the Vegans have more fun blog speaks about veganism and other such beasts, and then we celebrate with an urban nature party in the hummus shop.

Where: Hummus Eliyahu, 12 Shamai Street
When: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free

From Fairus to Norah Jones

A musical exploration with Tamar Shuki

 

Where: Shanty, 4 Nachalat Shiva Street
When: 9:00 pm
Cost: Free

Art and Music Celebration

A photography exhibition by the leading music photographer in the country; lectures, pop-up shops and more to celebrate the 4th anniversary of Columbus Records; and a live performance by Ouzo Bazooka with Nino Bitton, Jerusalem’s oud king.

 

 

Where: Even Juke, 33 Yafo Street
When: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free

Music at Mike’s Place

Michal Lotan and Isaac DaBom, the hot duo with R&B, soul and beats of the heart, perform, and later on singer, creator and actor Maor Cohen leads a masterclass.

 

Where: Mike’s Place, 33 Yafo Street
When: 8:30-10:30 pm
Cost: Free

Anywhere I roam

Hands & Groover roaming the alleyways, playing percussion instruments and the balafon

 

Where: IgenMigen alleyway between Yafo and Tmol Shilshom
When: 8:30-9:30 pm
Cost: Free

Conscious Character

A talk about Jerusalem’s nightlife, women, and subconsciousness followed by a party with beats and rhymes from Tali Ben Itzhak

Where: Mantra, Feingold Courtyard
When: 8:30 pm
Cost: Free

Folksy Drinking

Yiftach Dekel opens with some intimate acoustic rock and Yontan Miller and Shai Tochner take you into the night with country-Irish drinking music.

 

Where: Barood, Feingold Courtyard
When: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Middle East Indie

Jerusalem indie music with Aya Gabriel, Shaul Tzofef and Nitai Levi followed a Middle Eastern rock n’ roll celebration with An Sultana

Where: The Little Pinkas, Feingold Courtyard
When: 9:00 pm
Cost: Free

Cut Out Club

Nitzan Horesh and the Cut Out Club do a Q&A session with the audience and a live acoustic performance.

 

Where: Gula, Feingold Courtyard
When: 9:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Street Party

Batel Dotan and Shani Shabtai put on a pesky, wandering street performance and then Marsh Dondurma takes the stage for a wild street party.

 

Where: The open square above Kikar Hahatulot
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Week #3, February, 22: Hillel

Fashionable Dance by Vertigo

Window display

Where: Gazith, 6 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm

Tamar and Netanel

Jerusalem folk-soul duo plays originals and covers

 

Where: Halitatea, 6 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 8:00-9:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Vintage Budget Stylings

Bigudit Wizo’s stylist will give you a whole new look for under 100 NIS

Where: Bigudit Wizo Second-Hand Clothing, 11 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-10:00 pm

Movie Marathon

Where: Hummus Hillel, 18 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

iPhone Blues

Stevie sings and composes layers of music on the one and only iPhone!

Where: Shesh Shoes, 6 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 9:00-10:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Crazy Hair Days

Party and cool haircuts in real time with Efi Doav

Where: Shampoo Hairdresser, 13 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Jerusalem Swing

Swing dance lessons every hour on the hour and a wild swing after-party

Where: Elbaz Dance Studio, 14 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free

Flamenco Fiesta

Open flamenco lesson, performance and party

 

Where: Berta, 19 Hillel St, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-9:00 pm

Street Beat

Electronic duo RUOK and Liron Muchas and DJ Eitan Hasid take over the alleyway with mad beats and live percussions

 

Where: Darom St, Jerusalem
When: 9:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Whiskey.Radio.Hip Hop

A whiskey workshop (40 NIS, advanced registration required) followed by performances and interviews with the who’s who of Jerusalem’s hip hop scene

 

Where: Dublin, 4 Shamai Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance; 40 NIS for workshop
Sign-up: 052-836-5526

Street Performance

Alma Livna and Gaia Winestein – the street corner is never what it seems

Where: Passage Tzameret, 23 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

IndieNegev Dreaming and 60 Squared

The folks behind the IndieNegev festival pull back the curtain on the magic and the Jewish Ark puts on a live performance.

 

Where: Blaze Bar, 23 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:00-10:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Cocktail Workshop and Masquerade

Learn the art of cocktail-mixing from the masters at Gatsby, and stick around for a masquerade part with fire jugglers, masks, shadows, mysteries, music and drink specials.

Where: Gatsby Cocktail Room, 18 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance; 30 NIS for workshop
Sign-up: Register now!

Pizza-Making Workshop and Concert

Stop by for a free pizza-making workshop and a concert by Rolling Tarantella

 

Where: Focaccia Bar, 4 Rabbi Akiva Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Boom Boom Boys

Hot rhythm and Blues party

 

Where: Sushi Rechavia, 6 Rabbi Akiva Street, Jerusalem
When: 9:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Inside Out World

An art exhibition, poetry, stories, a concert by Quarter to Africa and an after-part with DJ Bamya

 

Where: Jerusalem’s Port, 22 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Art & Social Change

Master class with legendary Algerian-French painist Maurice El Mediouni; discussion with artist and social activist Shlomo Vazana about the path from art to social change.

 

Where: Museum of Italian Jewish Art, 27 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Roach on the Wall

Rowch‘s drum set is connected to Kellerman‘s wall screening and the visuals are manipulated by Rowch’s beats.

 

Where: Hanisui School, 7 Rabbi Akiva Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Falling Star

A night of useless talent under the guidance of Yair Lehman with a useless award promised to the winner

Where: New Deli, 33 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 10:00 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Chat.Doodle.Dance

Nir & Gali — the minds behind the successful animated series — are here to chat and doodle; Tel Aviv duo Reo bring the dream disco

 

Where: The Barrel, 33 Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free entrance

Dancing in the Streets

Jerusalem dance group Vertigo performs a series of surprising and original routines on Hillel Street.

Where: Hillel Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Week #4, February 28: Azza

Wine.Music.Art

Bottomless wine along with a wine workshop with Tavor Winery; Noa Brodetski (Oxymoron) and Amit Stark (Compost) of Campus Voice 106 F play an enticing set of intergalactic music; Maayan Vistov presents the Tsunami exhibition

Where: Cafe Paris, 1 Ben Maimon Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm

Mapping. Music. Dance. Diamonds.

PlanktON – video mapping; I Only Have a Dream – a sparkling string quintet in the diamond jewelry gallery; Capoeira and samba – performance by the Israeli Center for Capoeira in Jerusalem

Where: Aria Diamonds, 3 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Lucky Charms

A certified lucky charm based on your personal needs

Where: Pini’s Patisserie, 18 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free

Shtuby or Not to Be

A mesmerizing electronic show performed by Shtuby

 

Where: ABC Printing, 24 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 9:00 pm
Cost: Free

Medicinal Herbs and Anger Management

Workshop about medicinal herbs with Nir Abraham followed by anger management and ADHD management workshop with Yehuda Amon

Where: Azza Pharmacy, 15 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free

Spoken Word Slam Jam

A spoken word poetry workshop followed by a jam of melody and words with various local performers.

 

Where: Cafe Yehoshua, 27 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:30 pm
Cost: Free

Poetry and Comedy

“Half a Loaf and a Flower” – master class with poet Roni Somek; “Educational 23” – the hottest channel is coming to Jerusalem; “Everything is Funny” – stand-up marathon with Nir Magir, Irmi Shik Bloom, and Tomer Fishman

 

Where: Jerusalem Institute, 20 Radak Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free

Gameboy Music

A small island of live music by Aharon Manor created and based on the beloved console

Where: Azza Optical, 22 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Awake? Economics 02. Straigh up Balkan.

Learn slang in sign language with the Shma organization; meet the Jerusalem lira, a local currency;Balkan music session with Ira Shiran on the accordion and Tzahi Sadan on guitar

Where: K Pizzeriea by the Meter, 19 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free

Fresh Pages

An exhibition by Shirael Safra — art inside books

Where: Rehavia Books, 34 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Photography Studio

“Azza Tours” (Izek Mizrahi and PlanktON) invite you to fly with them.

Where: Bank Hapoalim, 38 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

Wall Art

A live graffiti show by Solomon Souza

Where: Ha’Ari Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

The 10th Jala

The tenth Jala – Yemenite songs with Tzion Golan, Adi Keisar, Tom Fogel, Hila Tam, Shiran Karni and Yitzhak Nahari

 

Where: Carosela Cafe and Metudela Ice Cream Parlor, 1 Metudela Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

From East to West. From Yemen with Love.

Guy Cohen and Elad Elimelech of the Halawat Ensemble in a live show; an exhibition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Afikim, the newspaper of the Yemenite Jews

Where: The Metudela Apartment, 1 Metudela Street, Jerusalem
When: 9:00-11:00 pm
Cost: Free

 Sins B’H. DJ Mash.

The Secular Yeshiva hosts a talk about Judaism and sins with Moshe Kalbertel and Gil Kofash followed by a set by one of the country’s best DJ’s.

 

Where: Azza 40, 40 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free

Speak up. The Philosopher’s Coffee.

Talk about the debate culture with Debate Israel; A debate with audience participation facilitated by Debate Israel on the subject: what does a beautiful Israeli look like?

Where: Zigmund, 29 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:00 pm
Cost: Free

Wolf Wolf. Venko.

A meeting with Zevick Avner, founder of the Facebook groups “Nachlaot” and “Yerushalhim VeYerushalmiot;” and a chat with Venko, the local startup for the legalization of cannabis

Where: Radak House, 21 Radak Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:30 pm
Cost: Free

“Top Gan” Park Party

DJ Golgzmg; The Weight by Cohenbeats & Karen Dun; 3421; Tiny Fingers

 

Where: Center Stage in the Garden, 50 Azza Street, Jerusalem
When: 7:00 pm
Cost: Free

Turkish March

Backgammon competition

Where: From Azza to Berlin, 1 Harav Berlin Street, Jerusalem
When: 8:30-10:00 pm
Cost: Free

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