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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:30pm | Music

Pianist/composer Vadim Neselovskyi premieres new songs from John Zorn’s "Masada" repertoire with Dan Loomis on bass and Ronen Itzik on drums.

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:00pm | Music

A concert with Mezzo-soprano Monika Krajewska & pianist/organist Natasha Ulyanovsky reflecting the revival of Jewish music in Eastern European countries formerly under Nazi and communist control.

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm | Shabbat & Holidays

Come join Saviv 20s & 30s for a lovely glass of wine at 7:15pm and a meaningful worship experience at 7:30pm, as we usher in Cozy Shabbat together. Whiskey and pie to follow!

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 6:45pm to 7:30pm | Shabbat & Holidays

Singing, food, beers, conversation and a wonderful community of 20s & 30s — Kabbalat Shabbat with Rabbi Joshua D. Klein. 

Friday, November 17, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller and Elizabeth Marvel cope with their strong-willed father (Dustin Hoffman) and his wife (Emma Thompson) in Noah Baumbach's very New York comedy. Click for trailer.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:30pm | Music

The avant-garde metal band Cleric takes on klezmer-inspired music from the avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist Zorn.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 8:30pm | Music

Eyal Maoz (guitar), Aram Bajakian (guitar), Shanir Blumenkranz (bass) and Kenny Grohowski (drums) take on klezmer-inspired music by avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist Zorn.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 8:30pm | Music

Something quite new, traveling through veins of rock, avant-garde free improvisation, classical and Romanian folk music, all finding its place within the expressive language of klezmer. 

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm | Talks

Or Zarua Young Professionals 20s & 30s welcome Rabbi Dov Linzer and Dr. Bat Sheva Marcus from "The Joy of Text" podcast, moderated by Rebecca Honig Friedman. Kosher wine & cheese will be served.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm | Talks

Learn how the Balfour Declaration was perceived by both Arabs and Jews, and how the diplomatic recognition of it resonates with the Palestinian Authority and the State of Israel today. 

Thursday, November 16, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

(Nov. 10-16) — A new restoration of Julien Duvivier's 1947 thriller based on a novel by Belgian crime titan Georges Simenon. A "near-perfect piece of film craftsmanship" (Pauline Kael). Click for trailer.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

A doc about Holocaust survivors. They endured the death camps. They hid in remote farms. They fought as partisans in the forests, but when the war ended, their struggles were only beginning. Q&As. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 10:30pm | Comedy, Film & Television

A comedy series about twentysomethings living in Brooklyn. Season 4, Episode 8: Ilana gives Abbi a tour of the fancy bathroom in a house she's sitting, and Abbi comes across her old English teacher on Bumble.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:45pm | Comedy, Film & Television

(Nov. 11, 14 & 15) — So an Egyptian lawyer, a couch-surfing custodian and an Orthodox Jew walk into a comedy club … and end up in a documentary. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 8:30pm | Music

(Tonight at 8:30 and 10:30) — The Mexican band Klezmerson puts some Mexican and gypsy spin into klezmer-inspired music by the avant-garde composer, arranger, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist Zorn. 

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm | Talks

Part of a series for 20s & 30s about finding your link in the chain of Jewish tradition. Tonight's topic: Learn how to reconcile modern scientific theories on Evolution with classic Biblical tradition.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm | Books, Oy Gay!, Talks

Mendelsohn’s memoir "An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic" tells the tale of his father, Jay, enrolling in his undergraduate "Odyssey" seminar at Bard. At times it was as treacherous as the straits of Scilla.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm | Music

The Klezmatics' reedman is joined by the exotic Middle Eastern-inspired Xalam.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 12:45pm | Film & Television

(Nov. 14 & 15) — After the suicide of her sister Ruth, a talented and dynamic but troubled artist from a well-to-do New York Jewish family, director Hope Litoff tries to make sense of her loss. Click for trailer.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 8:30pm | Music

(Tonight at 8:30 and 10:30) — Bill Frisell (guitar), Kenny Wollesen (vibes) and Carol Emanuel (harp) take on klezmer-inspired music by the avant-garde composer, arranger, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist Zorn.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:30pm | Music

(Nov. 9, 11 & 14) — Our Bernstein Centennial Festival continues with his "Kaddish Symphony," with Leonard Slatkin leading the Philharmonic and actor Jeremy Irons speaking. + R Strauss' "Don Q." Click to listen.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:15pm | Film & Television

A doc about the anti-Semitism, Holocaust denial and physical and verbal assaults against Jews that are on the rise throughout Europe, particularly in France.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:00pm | Books, Talks

Ilana Kurshan will discuss core themes in her book and how she came to write it. Led by Ilana, we will also study some of the classical Jewish texts that engendered the book and that are central to her themes. We encourage participants to read the book in advance to enhance the nature of the discussion. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Through Dec. 19) — A new musical love story about a famous cabaret singer and a German count, set in the last year of the Weimar German Republic and into the Third Reich.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:00pm | Books, Talks

The famous — sometimes infamous — lawyer, scholar and defender of Israel talks about his new book on how criminalization of our political differences endangers democracy.

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