"'Hava Nagila': A Song for the People"
Until Tue Dec 31 2013
Photograph: Courtesy David R. Marcus
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Sep 4 2012
You can hear it at every Jewish wedding or bar mitzvah, and it has been performed by artists ranging from Harry Belafonte to Bob Dylan—but not many people can pinpoint what exactly made "Hava Nagila" such a cultural staple. This interactive multimedia exhibit explores the history of the famous folk song with inventive displays, a documentary featuring celebrity interviews, and, of course, lots of music.