4 January 2019

Szejna Halperin) i Chaja Halperin z Bialowiezy. Photo from the family collection

Szejna Halperin) and Chaja Halperin z Bialowiezy. Photo from the family collection

Under the name “From Białowieża to Israel, from Israel to Bialowieza”, we are continuing in 2018 a program to study the history of the Jewish community in Białowieża. As part of this project, the Museum’s creator will visit Israel on May 7 – 15, where she will conduct a query in the Yad Vashem archives and meet the

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“Neighbours who are not longer here” in new version

26 April 2018

Our performance “Neighbours who are not longer here” – the stories of the inhabitants of Bialowieza about their Jewish neighbours played by children from Bialowieza is going to be presented in a new version with subsequent collected stories on  3rd of May at 7 p.m in the Theater in Teremiski.

Warmly welcome!
Theater in Teremiski, Teremiski 30, Bialowieza

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Invitation for film and excursion

8 November 2017

david filmWe cordially invite you to join us 12 of November at 4.30 in Zubr Cinema in Bialowieza for a screening of the film “Survivor of Białowieża” – interview with the only living Holocaust survivor from Bialowieza – David Waldshan, currently living in the USA.

During the interview before the camera, David told his story for the first time in his life. It’s the only existing testimony of Białowieża coming from

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Our performance in Warsaw!

13 October 2017

Our neighbours who arent present the stories of the inhabitants of Białowieża was presented in WARSAW on 21 of October in the Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle.
There were two hundred people in the audience. We feel honored because there was Marian Turski  among them, the chairman of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews “Polin”, Survivor from the camp in

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Our performance in going to Bialystok

17 May 2017

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Fot. Artur Rusek

 

“Our neighbours who aren’t present”- the stories of the inhabitants of Bialowieza about their Jewish neighbours is going to be presented in BIALYSTOK on 29th of May at 6 o’clock in the University Cultural Center.

Warmly welcome!

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After show in Bialowieza

14 May 2017

Fot. K. Winiarska

Fot. K. Winiarska

We performed our show “Our neighbours who aren’t present” in Bialowieza. We are so pleased that so many inhabitants od Bialowieza came to listen to the stories about Jewish inhabitants before the World War II and the common relations between Belarussians, Poles and Jews. There were also Wlodzimierz Dackiewicz with his family, who is one of the people who shared with us his remembrance. His stories

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Our performance in Bialowieza

11 May 2017

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We are going to show again “Our neighbours who aren’t present”- the stories of the inhabitants of Bialowieza about their Jewish neighbours. 14th of May at 7 o’clock in the Cultural Center in Bialowieza. Warmly welcome!

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The premiere of “Our neighbours who aren’t present”

25 April 2017

We kindly invite to the premiere of “Our neighbours who aren’t present” – the stories of the inhabitants of Bialowieza about their Jewish neighbours – prepared by children from Białowieża under the direction of Joanna Troc and Katarzyna Winiarska. 1st of May at 7 o’clock, Theater in the barn in Teremiski near Bialowieza during the 11th Theater Meetings.

Since October theatrical youth and children group from Białowieża has prepared a

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Presentation of the Museum in Bielsk Podlaski

20 April 2017

muzeum2There were the presentation of the Virtual Museum of the history of Jews in Bialowieza in the Public Library in Bielsk Podlaski on 20th of April 2017. Katarzyna Winiarska talked about her research work and problems which she faced and about the effects the Museum brought. She also told about the project “Survivor from Białowieża” and about the working on a performance prepared by director Joanna Troc with children from Białowieża.

fot. organizatorów

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Survivor of Bialowieza

9 November 2016

As part of a grant from Jewish Historical Institute Association, I go to the United States to meet and record interviews with Survivor of the Holocaust Białowieża – David Waldshan living near Detroit and Martin Zafman living in Florida and David Fedelman, which are descendants of a Jewish family Feldbaums who emigrated from Bialowieza before the II War. Departure will take place on 11 – 20 of November 2016.

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