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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:30pm | Books, Talks

Join us for a conversation with Israeli novelist Ruby Namdar, as we celebrate the English language release of his novel, winner of the Sapir Prize, Israel’s highest literary award.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 1:00pm | Talks

A lecture about ignored, unfamiliar and irrelevant aspects of the November Pogrom by Beth Lilach, HMTC's Senior Director of Education and Community Affairs. 

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm | Talks, This Week

This year’s honorees include Dr. Inge Auerbacher, Holocaust survivor, author, and chemist; Bill Tingling, founder of School News Nationwide; and David Gill, the German Consul General in New York.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

(Nov. 2-9) — Today: The U.S. premiere of "Born in Deir Yassin," uncovering secrets of the Israeli founding fathers, and "Desert Wounds," about seeking asylum in Israel and then Uganda. Q&As. Click for trailers.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 8:00pm | Books, Travel

Book signing with wine & cheese reception. Kurshan's memoir of seven years of daily Talmud study chronicles her journey through divorce, aliyah, dating, marriage, pregnancy and motherhood.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 8:00pm | Music

Celebrating the new klezmer album "In Droysn iz Finster/ It’s Dark Outside" with Zoë Aqua on violin, Eleanor Weill on wooden flutes and vocals, Eva Boodman on trumpet and Hannah Temple on accordian.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 8:00pm | Music

Zubin Mehta conducts the NY premiere of Israeli composer Amit Poznansky’s "Footnote Suite," R. Strauss' "Ein Heldenleben" and Beethoven’s "Piano Concerto No. 3" with Yefim Bronfman on piano.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm | Talks

Light restaurant dinner with other Jews in their 20s & 30s and Rabbi Jonathan Feldman. Tonight's topic: America Jew vs. Jewish American.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

(Nov. 2-9) — Today: "Waiting for Giraffes," about the obstacles faced by Palestine's only zoo, and "Desert Wounds," about two women who seek asylum in Israel and then Uganda. Q&As. Click for trailers.

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 9:30pm | Film & Television

Mark Feuerstein stars in a new TV comedy series based on his real life. An actor moves home to NYC, and into the apartment between his parents and his over-achieving brother & sister-in-law. Click for trailer.

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm | Talks

Light dinner, wine and conversation with other JYPs in their 20s & 30s and Rabbi Mark Wildes in a warm and relaxed setting. Tonight's topic: "Conflicts with Parents in Adulthood."

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm | Nightlife, Talks

Kind of like The Moth, but with pastrami egg rolls: Poets, chefs and food mavens who live, work and create in the Village tell the tales behind the recipes. Then eat the food they made you crave. 

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Talks

All women are invited for learning and discussion about how apparently male-centric rituals can be understood by and connect to the Modern Jewish Woman.

Monday, November 6, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

(Nov. 2-9) — "Muhi — Generally Temporary," about a boy caught between two worlds, and the U.S. premiere of "Palestine.net," about four Palestinians who utilize social media. Q&As. Click for trailers.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 7:30pm | Theater & Dance

A mix of circle, line and partner dances with friendly people. If you do not dance you can listen to the great Israeli music, socialize and enjoy our refreshments.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 3:00pm | Theater & Dance

(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.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 3:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Through Nov. 5) — A brisk comedy written and performed by Emmy Award-winning "Letterman" writer Ted Greenberg about his nine-years overdue Harvard College paper.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:30pm | Theater & Dance

(Today at 2:30 and 7:30) (Through Nov. 5) — The darkly funny tale of mother who is broke, lonely and fading fast. And she’s spending all of her children’s money, forcing her son to assume the unwanted role of The Treasurer. Click for videos.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:00pm | Books, Fundraising, Talks

This year our author’s cafe lightens up, with a serious look at a fun topic, Jewish humor. In his new book, Jeremy Dauber traces the origins of Jewish comedy and its development from the Bible to the age of Twitter. 

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 9:00am to Monday, November 6, 2017 - 6:00pm | Talks

(Nov. 5-6) — A two-day conference with panels and revolutionary speeches.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

The doc about the foul-mouthed, unapologetic comedy superstar was an Official Selection for Tribeca Film Festival. Click for trailer. Today's shows feature in-person appearances by Gottfried and others.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

(Nov. 2-9) — The Other Israel Film Festival presents cinema about minority populations in Israel, with a focus on Arab/Palestinian citizens, who make up twenty percent of Israel’s population. Click for trailers.

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 8:00pm | Music

Pianist Alon Goldstein opens the season with Beethoven’s "Piano Concerto no. 1, op. 15, in C Major." The all-Beethoven program also includes "Egmont Overture no. 1" and "Symphony no. 4, op. 60, in B major." 

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 8:00pm | Music

A leading voice in Ladino song and culture and a contemporary modern Spanish singer, Levy combines the flavors of Flamenco, Turkish and Persian music into a style of her own.

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 7:00pm | Comedy

Comedy with Gondelman (2016 Emmy Award-winning writer for "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver") + more.

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