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Congregation Shir Shalom

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4660 Sheridan Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221 United States

June 2019

Author Cantor Barbara Ostfeld- Catbird: The Ballad of Barbi Prim

June 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Congregation Shir Shalom, 4660 Sheridan Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221 United States
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Barbara Ostfeld is the first ordained woman cantor in Jewish history. She served congregations in New York from 1975 to 2002 and then spent ten years working for the American Conference of Cantors. In Catbird: The Ballad of Barbi Prim, the world meets an insightful 8-year-old who has already taken a few steps towards becoming a pioneer- and a shadow of her quirky self. Like so many daughters she becomes corroded-even literally-by the idea that, because she can’t be pretty,…

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