Simon Spiro is known in his native England as “The British Jazz Singer” for successfully balancing dual musical careers. He is recognized around the world as one of the top cantors of his generation. He has also sung pop music with Elton John, Faith Hill, Phil Collins, Cliff Richard and more. In Canada, he is known for his spectacular musical productions, including the past four years of his sold-out JMW events. He is the senior cantor of Beth Tzedec Congregation, the
Music Synagogue of Toronto.
The Wonderful World of Moishe Oysher:
Gypsy, Movie Star, Entertainer and Cantor
Starring Simon Spiro
Narrated by Harvey Atkin
In this thrilling new show, the one and only Simon Spiro salutes Moishe Oysher, whose upbeat career and jazz style changed the world’s perception of what Jewish music could be. Since performing a concert of Moishe Oysher songs at the 2014 Ashkenaz Festival, Simon has further developed the original show to include more music and stories, rare footage, and an amazing tribute to the Barry Sisters. It’s a singular experience seeing today’s most exciting cantor perform the songs of yesteryear’s most exciting cantor! Featuring the 22-piece Moishe Oysher Big Band.
$55 $75 $125*
($36 sold out)
or order online
St. Lawrence Centre
Jane Mallett Theatre
Beth Tzedec Congregation
*Charitable receipts issued for tickets $55 and over. Please phone Beth Tzedec Office with your details.