Intercultural Journeys http://wrti.org en Mandy Patinkin and Intercultural Journeys: Promoting Cross-Cultural Understanding http://wrti.org/post/mandy-patinkin-and-intercultural-journeys-promoting-cross-cultural-understanding <p></p><p>Now in its 10th season, Intercultural Journeys is an organization that seeks to foster greater communication and peace between people of diverse faiths and conflicting cultures through world-class performances in music, dance and the spoken word.</p><p>Founded by Philadelphia Orchestra cellist Udi Bar-David, the group has drawn artists from all over the world, including stage, film, and television star Mandy Patinkin.</p><p><a href="http://www.interculturaljourneys.org/events/170" target="_blank"><strong>Mr. Patinkin performs with Intercultural Journeys' Middle Eastern Ensemble on Sunday, March 17th, 3 pm at William Penn Charter School in Philadelphia.</strong></a></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 21:24:06 +0000 Susan Lewis 5212 at http://wrti.org Mandy Patinkin and Intercultural Journeys: Promoting Cross-Cultural Understanding Intercultural Journeys Starts Its 10th Season http://wrti.org/post/intercultural-journeys-starts-its-10th-season <p>Neither arms nor diplomacy has achieved peace in the Middle East, but ten years ago an Israeli-born Philadelphia Orchestra cellist became convinced that music might help further the prospects for people in conflict learning to live in harmony.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 19:00:07 +0000 Jim Cotter 4440 at http://wrti.org Intercultural Journeys Starts Its 10th Season Gustavo Dudamel--PA Guild of Craftsmen--Intercultural Journeys--Commonwealth Plaza at Kimmel Center http://wrti.org/post/gustavo-dudamel-pa-guild-craftsmen-intercultural-journeys-commonwealth-plaza-kimmel-center <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles Gustavo Dudamel. The dynamic young conductor leads the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in a Kimmel Center concert on Wednesday, November 19.</p> <p>Jason Peifer explores the role and history of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen, a 64-year-old organization dedicated to preserving and promoting fine crafts.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at Intercultural Journeys, a group that promotes cross-cultural understanding through music. The Intercultural Journeys ensemble has concerts coming up in Philadelphia and Harrisburg.</p> <p>Tom Keels explores changes to the Kimmel Center's Commonwealth Plaza.</p> Sat, 15 Nov 2008 15:35:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2047 at http://wrti.org Gustavo Dudamel--PA Guild of Craftsmen--Intercultural Journeys--Commonwealth Plaza at Kimmel Center Eduard Schmieder directs iPalpiti http://wrti.org/post/eduard-schmieder-directs-ipalpiti <p>Eduard Schmieder, the Temple's Boyer School of Music and Dance, professor directs iPalpiti. Susan Lewis reports on Intercultural Journeys, a Philadelphia based nonprofit that this month brings together Arab and Jewish musicians. Jason Peifer examines the role of the sound designer in theater productions.</p> Sat, 03 Mar 2007 18:06:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1850 at http://wrti.org