American Sephardi Federation

The American Sephardi Federation preserves and promotes the history, traditions, and rich mosaic culture of Greater Sephardic communities as an integral part of the Jewish experience.

American Sephardi Federation | UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 7:00pm

Professor Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis will present new research on the remarkable courtyard houses of the Farhi and other important Sephardic families in late 18th/early-19th-...
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Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 8:00pm

DON GIOVANNI coming Off-Broadway this June starring David Serero as Don Giovanni. "Don Giovanni" is one of the most famous operas of all time, with music by Mozart and ...
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Monday, June 11, 2018 - 8:00pm

DON GIOVANNI coming Off-Broadway this June starring David Serero as Don Giovanni. "Don Giovanni" is one of the most famous operas of all time, with music by Mozart and ...
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Friday, June 8, 2018 - 3:00pm

DON GIOVANNI coming Off-Broadway this June starring David Serero as Don Giovanni. "Don Giovanni" is one of the most famous operas of all time, with music by Mozart and ...
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Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 8:00pm

DON GIOVANNI coming Off-Broadway this June starring David Serero as Don Giovanni. "Don Giovanni" is one of the most famous operas of all time, with music by Mozart and ...
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Friday, June 1, 2018 - 3:00pm

DON GIOVANNI coming Off-Broadway this June starring David Serero as Don Giovanni. "Don Giovanni" is one of the most famous operas of all time, with music by Mozart and a...
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Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 7:00pm

"Cyrano de Bergerac" by Edmond Rostand, starring David Serero as Cyrano. This well known French classic will be performed in English, featuring Sephardi and jazz...
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Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

CYRANO DE BERGERAC by Edmond Rostand. Starring David Serero as Cyrano. This well known French classic will be performed in English, featuring Sephardi and Jazz...
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Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 3:00pm

CYRANO DE BERGERAC by Edmond Rostand. Starring David Serero as Cyrano. This well known French classic will be performed in English, featuring Sephardi and Jazz standards for...
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Mohammed Al Samawi launches his book "The Fox Hunt: A Refugee's Memoir of Coming to America" in conversation with Jonathan Alter, with the first-ever reunion of the...
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Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 6:00pm

In Samuel J. Bernstein's "Queen Esther's Dilemma," a new musical inspired by the biblical Book of Esther, the party includes Purim games, dancing, singing and, of...
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Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

"Journey From Tunisia" — What began as a few simple interviews of his Sephardic grandparents turned into an epic and spell-binding documentary about emigration, immigration,...
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Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

“Two Zions” tells the story of people from two seemingly disparate countries who share a bond originating in biblical times. Focusing on the “Zions” of Jerusalem, Israel and Axum...
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 7:00pm

THE PIRATE CAPTAIN TOLEDANO Directed by Arnon Shorr Short Narrative, 10 min, USA, 2017, English NY Premiere On a 16th century ship, a Jewish stowaway who fled the...
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 3:00pm

In Samuel J. Bernstein's "Queen Esther's Dilemma," a new musical inspired by the biblical Book of Esther, the party includes Purim games, dancing, singing and, of...
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Monday, March 12, 2018 - 7:00pm

It's Young Professionals Night at the NY Sephardic Film Festival! Screening, Happy Hour for Young Professionals and Q&A immediately following the film with the Director...
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

When a band of eight Egyptian musicians arrives by mistake in a small town in Israel’s Negev Desert, they stop at a restaurant owned by Dina (the late and great ASF Pomegranate...
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

  When the eight musicians of an Egyptian band arrive by mistake in a small town in Israel’s Negev Desert, they stop at a restaurant owned by Dina (the late and...
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 5:30pm

Filmed in Paris, Milan, New York, London, Washington, Sydney, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, this personal documentary is the story of Egyptian Jews during 1948-1956. Narrated by 20...
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 3:30pm

Fear and danger are never far for residents of the development town, Sderot, where missiles rain down on civilians routinely from Hamas and other Islamist forces in the nearby...
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Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 1:30pm

In the first two decades after the re-establishment of Israel, the director’s family, originally from Morocco, were part of the wave of refugees from Greater Sephardi communities...
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Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 7:00pm

A classic film from one of Germany’s greatest filmmakers, based on the life of the screenwriter, "Stars" won The Special Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival in 1959. The...
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Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 7:00pm

When his ex-wife Nora dies right before Passover, José is forced to stay with her body until she can be properly put to rest. He soon realizes he is part of Nora’s plan to bring...
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Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 7:00pm

In 2015, French and Belgian-born ISIS terrorists massacred civilians in Paris, including at the office of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and the famed Bataclan Theatre....
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Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 7:00pm

The sixth installment of Joseph J. Sitt's multi-part series on the Syrian Sephardi community, directed by Lisa Ades, is the fascinating story of life in Syria for the Jews who...
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15 W 16 St.
New York, NY 10011

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