THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK

See more events Today | Tomorrow | This Week | This Weekend

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Mar. 6-Nov. 26) — Maira and Alex Kalman (Berman's daughter and grandson) have recreated the closet Berman — an immigrant who traveled from Belarus to Palestine to New York — had in Greenwich Village.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(May 3-Oct.1) — The London-based, Jewish-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor explores the sculptural potential of water. He is the 2017 winner of the $1-million Genesis Prize for achievements in both art and social justice.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Jun. 15-Oct. 6) — Part of artist Hadassa Goldvicht’s "The House of Life," an exploration of Jewish life in Venice currently on view at the Palazzo Querini Stampalia Museum in conjunction with the Venice Biennale.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Jul. 16-Dec. 22) — An exhibition of recently declassified artifacts, multimedia presentations and the glass booth itself, revealing the secret history behind the capture and trial of the notorious war criminal. 
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

A warm father-son movie shot in secret — entirely within the chasidic community depicted in the film — and one of the only movies to be performed in Yiddish in nearly 70 years. Click for trailer. 
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-22, Sept. 29 & 30) — Please join us for beautiful, spiritual services to usher in the New Year.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-30) — Music. Wisdom. Meditation. Also apples, honey, champagne and Second Day dinner. 
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 6-Dec. 22) — Specialized recording and display technologies and next-generation natural language processing allow viewers to to have lifelike conversations with Holocaust survivors.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 6-Dec. 22) — An exhibit illustrating how 19th-century "German" Jewish immigrants fit no singular profile in terms of geography or politics, and that the German part of their identities first crystallized here.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 7-Oct. 28) — An exhibition of the artist's new paintings, which push to extremes her spontaneous improvisations upon an implied grid. Opening reception Sept. 7, 6-8pm.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 7-Oct. 14) — A collection of the artist’s iconic images of New York jazz that capture, in velvet tones and poetic compositions, the coolest cats in town. Opening night reception Sept. 7, 6-8pm.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 7-Jun. 29) — 70 artists explore home and the loss of home in works reflecting personal experience, historical and contemporary events and the human condition. Opening reception Sept. 7, 5:30-7:30pm.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

A young J. D. Salinger struggles to find his voice as an author, pursues a love affair and fights on the frontlines of World War II — experiences that would inform "The Catcher in the Rye." Click for trailer.
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-22) — This year Congregation Ohab Zedek invites any Jew who is new or far from Judaism to experience the holiday in a relaxed and friendly environment. Dinner is on Wednesday. 
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 8-Dec. 29) — An exhibit of 125 artifacts and interactive media that examines this consequential year through the eyes of American Jews.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-22) — Three prepaid, prix fixe, glatt kosher Rosh Hashanah menu options for lunch and dinner.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-21) — The long-awaited American release of Arturo Ripstein’s 1966 "matzah brei western" with an original story by Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez, co-written by Carlos Fuentes. Click for trailer.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 14-Jan. 14) — An exhibit exploring the shifting meaning and significance of the ancient monument — for the victorious Romans and the defeated Jews, and for both Christians and Jews since it was built.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-Feb. 4) — Early drawings by Amedeo Modigliani, many shown for the first time in the U.S. They illuminate Modigliani's heritage as an Italian Sephardic Jew as pivotal to understanding his artistic output.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

Traveling from war-torn Eastern Europe to the color and light of South America, the film recounts one family's extraordinary escape from the Nazis. Spoiler: it involves citric acid. Click for trailer.
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-Jan. 21) — 40 works by the great 20th-century activist in art underscore Szyk’s role as a kind of “one man army” fighting policies and protagonists and advocating civil and human rights.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (All day)

36 photographs of Polish Jews 1975–2016 reveal what remained of Jewish life and culture in a country that Jews had inhabited for 1000 years. 
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 1:30pm

An early Mincha service followed by a recitation of "piyut" (poetry), (poem) "ochos ketanoh" a Hebrew farewell to the end of the year.
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

(Ongoing) — The inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise to stardom.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

(Today at 2:00 and 8:00) (Through Jan. 14) — Tony Award-winner Jerry Zaks directs the musical's first new Broadway production since it opened in 1964. The Divine Miss M stars as Dolly Levi opposite David Hyde Pierce.
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

(Today at 2:00 and 8:00) (Ongoing) — A new Broadway musical from the creators of "Grey Gardens," starring Patti LuPone as cosmetic icons Helena Rubenstein and Christine Ebersole as Elizabeth Arden.
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

(Today at 2:00 and 8:00) (Ongoing) — A new Broadway musical about airline passengers stuck in a small town in Newfoundland in the days after 9/11. The Washington Post calls it "Best of the Year."
| | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Pre-paid, glatt kosher Yom Tov lunch and dinner and full bar. Sit at the outdoor cafe, weather permitting.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

(Today at 6pm and 8:30pm) — Celebrate Rosh Hashanah Evening on the Upper West Side. Take part in our warm community as we come together for enriching and joyous services.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

A conversation about Litt's humorous coming-of-age memoir, "Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years." He recalls writing for President Obama — and charts a path forward in the age of Trump.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 6:30pm

(Sept. 20-22, Sept. 29-30) — Your chance to hit refresh, clear out the clutter, and start the year with a clean slate — all while schmoozing with other awesome 20s and 30s for meals, services, and break fasts!
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 6:30pm

In your 20s or 30s? Looking for Rosh Hashanah services that are intelligent, beautiful and musical? Also want traditional and egalitarian? No need to sign up in advance. No need to pay to pray. Just show up. 
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm

Saviv participants in their 20s and 30s are welcome to worship at Temple Emanu-El's Shir Chadash service in its Fifth Avenue Sanctuary with reduced priced tickets.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 8:15pm

Rosh HaShanah first night dinner for ages 21-39, preceded by 6:45 pm First Night Services and 7:30pm Kiddush.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 10:30pm

Abbi's brief return to Soulstice gets interesting when she's given the training opportunity that she's always dreamed of. Meanwhile, Ilana gets a new job at a restaurant.
| | | | Share

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 10:30pm to Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 2:00am

A year after his award-winning and critically-lauded ECM debut "Into The Silence," the Israeli jazz trumpeter’s "Cross My Palm With Silver" (2017) introduces new pieces that put the focus on the ensemble.
| | | | Share

Pages