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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Today at 2:00 and 7:00) — The Obie Award-winning "Best Musical" is finally on Broadway! After a mix-up at the border, an Egyptian Police Band is sent to a remote village in the middle of the Israeli desert. Click for video.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:00pm | Theater & Dance

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

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:30am | Film & Television

(Nov. 24-Jan. 25) — A doc about the movie star's lesser-known career as an inventor. Lamarr drew mechanical and electronic inventions by night, revolutionizing mobile communications. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Sept. 6-Apr. 29) — Specialized recording and display technologies and next-generation natural language processing allow viewers to to have lifelike conversations with Holocaust survivors.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(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.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(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.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Oct. 23-Feb. 25) — Imagine the intersection of Jewish life and chocolate — Barton’s Almond Kisses, Elite gelt, Seinfeld babka, sachertorte and le chocolate chaud. That’s where our new exhibition comes in.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

A quaint village is forced to face up to its ill-gotten gains from World War II. Shot in lustrous B&W, the film is "a fresh, intelligent cinematic approach to a difficult topic" (Variety). Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television, Oy Gay!

Amid the sun-drenched splendor of Northern Italy and original music by Sufjan Stevens, Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening desire that will alter their lives forever. Q&A. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

Woody Allen's new film, set in the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s, stars Kate Winslet, Justin Timberlake, Jim Belushi and Juno Temple. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

Young Palestinians and Israelis join a Cyprus retreat called "Vacation From War" where they live under the same roof and face — and confront — each other every day. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Jan. 3-Mar. 1) — The first New York exhibit of Oded Balilty, the only Israeli photographer to win the Pulitzer Prize. The works on view depict different aspects of Israel's landscape.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television, Oy Gay!

A winner of multiple Ophir Awards (the Israeli Oscars), this taboo-breaking drama features three independent-minded Palestinian women who share an apartment in the vibrant heart of Tel Aviv. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television, Oy Gay!

From age 18 to 85, from greenhorn to Pulitzer-Prize winner, the film’s subjects kibitz over all manner of concern, from Israel to tight pants, gay rights, and the place of women at the Wailing Wall. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

A mysterious young nurse challenges the friendship of Dr. Abe Mandelbaim (Martin Landau) and Phil Nicoletti (Paul Sorvino) with claims that her biological father resides in their care facility. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

A tense political drama with the energy and verve of a crackling thriller, and up-to-the-second dispatch on the volatility of the modern Middle East. “Undeniably exhilarating.” — The New York Times. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

The acclaimed photographer Laurie Simmons' decidedly feminist movie about a midlife crisis. With Simmons, Parker Posey, Robert Clohessy, John Safdie + a cameo by Simmons' daughter Lena Dunham. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

A struggling actress and an aspiring playwright pour all of their creative energy into the only paying work they can find: role-playing demonstrations for corporate training seminars. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

(Jan. 10-23) — Exploring the diversity of Jewish experience. Today: N.Y. premieres of "The Cousin" and "The Dead Nation + world premieres of restorations of "The Dybbuk" and "The Mission of Raoul Wallenberg." 

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Jan. 16-Mar. 4) — Works of subversive, non-state sanctioned figurative art. The first exhibition to trace the direct influences of Soviet artists on the artists of the People’s Republic of China. 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 9:30pm | Music

(Jan. 9, 13, 16, 17) — Yemen Blues has created a sound that swirls with the Yemenite tradition of Muslims, Christians and Jews, and contemporary overlays of rock & roll, jazz & blues. Click to listen.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 8:30pm to 9:45pm | Music, Oy Gay!

The indie/alternative pop-rock guitarist/singer-songwriter has opened for Jeff Beck. Growing up in Israel she was eager to create a new female voice in rock by exploring gender and cultural fluidities. Click to listen.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 8:30pm | Music

The Israeli-Belgian harmonica player/composer (2013's “All Original — Best Young Israeli Jazz, presented by Avishai Cohen”) appears with Gabriel Chakarji on piano, Alon Near on bass and Noam Israeli on drums.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:30pm | Comedy

Titelman ("Greta Titelman's Bat Mitzvah") is a New York City-based comedian, writer and actress. She is the host of Bravo’s new "Personal Space," where over-sharing is a way of life. Click to listen. 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:00pm | Talks

Light dinner, delicious restaurant fare with other 20s & 30s at Nargila Grill + a discussion about kosher, vegan and animal rights with Rabbi Jonathan Feldman.

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