Out On the Town: D.C. arts & entertainment highlights, November 2-8

WASHINGTON JEWISH MUSIC FESTIVAL

Tararam, known as “Israel’s Stomp,” kicks off the 11-day festival on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7:30 p.m. Among other highlights this year, all of which take place at the Edlavitch DCJCC unless otherwise noted: Renowned cellist Amit Peled in “Journey with my Jewishness,” and the “Bimah to Broadway to Beltway” cabaret featuring three of the area’s leading female cantors, both on Sunday, Nov. 5; Yasmin Levy & the Klezmatics on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the Music Center at Strathmore; and a Closing Night concert by Nomadica featuring some of Toronto’s finest musicians and focused on celebrating and fusing the music of Arabs, Roma, and Jews, on Sunday, Nov. 12. Edlavitch DCJCC, 1529 16th St. NW. Tickets are $8 to $35, or $75 for a Festival Pass. Call 202-777-3250 or visit wjmf.org.

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