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Special Kabbalat Shabbat with Napoleon Maddox
September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
In Person in The Wald Outdoor Chapel & Garden at The Temple-Tifereth Israel
Livestream at bit.ly/TTTI-Sanctuary, on our Roku channel (TTTI SANCTUARY) or watch live on The Temple’s Facebook Page
Join us for a very special service featuring a live performance by Napoleon Maddox and his band with new music on the theme of racial justice.
Napoleon Maddox is a hip-hop ambassador who works as a writer, producer, human beat-box artist, vocalist and DJ. He’s well known as the leader of a progressive hip-hop band called ISWHAT?! and the lyrical half of the mesmerizing duo, Sorg & Napoleon Maddox. He is also the creative director and principal actor in a ground breaking multimedia show telling the true story of his famous great grand aunts, conjoined Millie-Christine McKoy, and has worked alongside countless designers, directors, and musicians over his career.
Napoleon does workshops, clinics, and masterclasses about hip-hop and Human beatboxing. His unique approach to teaching beatboxing includes methods that empower the participants to perform acoustically. He also shares in his session ways to work in ensembles with other beatboxers and musicians. Napoleon’s work has been commissioned by universities, festivals and art institutions, which have presented him in several cities in France, England, Serbia, Slovenia and America.
Health and Safety Policies
- We invite vaccinated adult congregants to attend Shabbat services.
- We strongly encourage unvaccinated and immunocompromised adults to participate virtually.
- There will be at least 20 feet of distance between clergy and congregation.
- Children who are not yet eligible for the vaccine are welcome to attend with vaccinated adults in their household.
- Masks must be worn at all times while indoors at The Temple, regardless of vaccination status.
- Physical distance of at least 3 feet must be maintained between households.
- All congregants must sign in upon arrival for contact tracing purposes.
- There will be no hakafah (Torah procession), aliyot, honors, or oneg.
- Vaccination is mandatory for clergy and staff.
- Clergy will receive weekly COVID testing.
- The Temple-Tifereth Israel, Jack and Lilyan Mandel Building, 26000 Shaker Boulevard, Beachwood, OH 44122
26000 Shaker Boulevard
Beachwood, OH 44122 United States
- (216) 831-3233