7 April @ 11.00 am - 1.00 pm
Camden, Amy’s spiritual home, was once a center for transport, the ice trade, and piano making. Later, Camden Lock became the home of ‘urban grunge’ and music poured out of the pubs and converted warehouses.
It is an area full of contrasts and this tour led by Blue Badge guide Rachel Kolsky profiles Camden’s musical heritage from Pink Floyd to Oh Calcutta and Madness to MTV and ends at the Jewish Museum London.
With a title inspired by the Eyshes Chayil prayer, discover the stories Jewish and non-Jewish women alike who made an impact on the Jewish community of the East End in this walking tour of Whitechapel and Spitalfields
Professor Nathan Abrams sheds light on how Jews transformed the British entertainment industries, creating some of the most iconic characters and images of the twentieth century, including James Bond, Doctor Who, Carry On, and many others. In so doing, British Jews infused their creations with hidden Jewish themes.