Synagogue promotes itself as a concert venue for a wider community

Inside of synagogue.

The Central Synagogue London has announced a series of classical music concerts arranged around the theme of  Jewish cultural identity and is inviting a broader audience to attend. In a break with tradition the concerts starting in February will be the first time the Synagogue has promoted itself as a music venue to a non-Jewish audience. "We are …

Jewish Fitzrovia: don’t look back, you’re not going there

By Adam Samuel There is much written and the occasional walking tour of Jewish Fitzrovia usually accompanied by rather more detail on Soho. However, this all deals with a Fitzrovia that does not exist anymore. The boys and girls clubs in Fitzroy Square and Alfred Place respectively have long gone, leaving just nostalgic visitors to …