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The Black Miracle: A Hanukkah Poetry Slam

Nissim Black’s search for light amidst the darkness.

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Produced by & BiG Productions
Written and Performed by Nissim Black
Directed & Edited by BiG Productions
Executive Producer, Donnie el Berman,

With thanks to Brad Berger, Natalie Roberts, Richard David, Jerry Fishman, Avrum Froimson, Elie Levy, Gilbert Melin, Debbie Rosalimsky, Bernard Roth, Beth Schaberg, Esther Soleimani, Howard Winston, Sarit Zaret

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Visitor Comments: 60

(54) CS, January 25, 2016 9:07 PM


You rock. Thank you for sharing your talents with us. Beautiful poetry and story. Thank you to God to steering you back to your people and rightful home. You will inspire many. Hope to hear more.

(53) Chana G., January 12, 2016 4:40 PM

Your music brought me to tears. We are all fighting this battle. Thank you for bring your light, inspiration to the battle field.

(52) sasha-leah, December 12, 2015 2:39 AM

all i can say is inspiring moving and beautiful! thank you. Happy chanukah!

(51) Anonymous, December 9, 2014 5:53 PM

This is a truly beautiful piece

Thank you.

(50) Boca Mom, December 3, 2013 5:47 PM

you were at Sanai too

i'm sure you were at Sanai too and after all you went through found your way to your true path. May G-d continue to bless you, you have inspired many, including me. Sometimes we go through bad things for a reason, the reason here is clear. Happy Chanukkah :)

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