Project Overview

Performing the Jewish Archive is a three-year AHRC funded project working to explore hidden archives, uncover and perform lost works, and create a legacy for the future.


We are a team of twelve international researchers representing theater studies, musicology, linguistics, history, Jewish studies, music pedagogy and literature.

Our Partners

The Performing the Jewish Archive team are proud to be associated with nearly thirty partner organisations


At the heart of our project is a series of five international performance festivals, spanning the globe, which are titled, ‘Out of the shadows’.