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Toby Tobias: Journey from Johannesburg

Presented by Newton Free Library at Newton Free Library, Newton MA

May 14 2019
Toby Tobias: Journey from Johannesburg

South African songwriter Toby Tobias’ performance brings a message of racial equality, understanding and acceptance of each other’s cultures and religions with a strong desire for togetherness in a world which seeks to divide rather than unite.

Go on a journey through three continents with Toby’s original songs, interspersed with small vignettes about his life growing up in Johannesburg, South Africa, Jerusalem, Israel and New York. This program is part of the Newton Festival of the Arts. This event honors the memory of Linda Plaut who, through her tireless inspiration and leadership, served as the Director of the Mayor’s Office for Cultural Affairs for 45 years. She devoted her life to promoting cultural and civic life in the

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