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Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Talks

Join us for a 1-hour tour of the magnificent Bialystoker Synagogue, which was built in 1826 and believed to be a stop on the Underground Railroad.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:00pm | Talks, Theater & Dance

A staged reading featuring Alysia Reiner ("Orange is the New Black") and David Basche ("The Exes") of real letters of a young, idealistic American Jewish couple separated by WWII. A discussion follows.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 (All day) | Music

(Oct. 16-18) (Tonight at 8:30 and 10:30) — The lyrical pianist (Hersch) and the pioneering Israeli clarinetist (Cohen) come together at one of the jazz world’s most hallowed venues. Click for video.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

(Through Oct. 18) — The Naked Brothers (Nat and Alex Wolff) are grown up and still funny in a comedy about sibling rivalry, romantic complications and Stella, the family's beloved old dog. Click for trailer.  

Thursday, October 18, 2018 (All day) | Comedy, Film & Television

A new doc about Gilda Radner with recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with her friends, rare home movies and diaries read by modern day comediens inspired by Gilda. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm | Music

The jazz bassist makes music informed by Mediterranean, South American and North African folklores. He appears with Philip Dizack, Micah Thomas and Kush Abadey. Click for video.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm | Music

Soon to release an album on Universal Music's Decca Gold label, the singer is accompanied by Andy Einhorn (music director for the recent Broadway productions of "Hello Dolly" and "Carousel") on piano.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:00pm | Music

With a repertoire that ranges from chanson to jazz, blues, klezmer and Broadway, Haan celebrates the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I and the beginning of the Weimar Republic.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 6:30pm | Books, Talks

Nili Scharf Gold, expert on poet Yehuda Amichai and University of Pennsylvania professor, will speak about her new book, "Haifa, City of Steps," with Sandee Brawarsky, culture editor of The Jewish Week.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm | Books, Talks

The authors of "Zahav: A World of Israeli Cooking" embrace the informal, varied, boisterous and simple food of a nation with their new book of easy and essential recipes. The evening includes a demo, small bites and wine.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm | Dating, Dating & Mating, Oy Gay!, Singles, Talks

As Maimonides wrote, “When keeping the body in health and vigor, one walks in the ways of G-d.” CBST will be holding free, confidential HIV testing on-site once each month—so come get tested and know your status.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 3:00pm | Books, Talks

The Yiddishist, performer and University of London research fellow will analyze songs about the changing roles of sex and men & women, and the community's "dirty linen" at the turn of the 20th century.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 12:00pm | Books, Talks

Isaac Shapiro's memoir, "Edokko: Growing Up a Stateless Foreigner in Wartime Japan," has just been reissued. He beacame an interpreter, U.S. soldier and attorney. Come hear his story!

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 (All day) | Music

(Oct. 16-18) (Tonight at 8:30 and 10:30) — The lyrical pianist (Hersch) and the pioneering Israeli clarinetist (Cohen) come together at one of the jazz world’s most hallowed venues. Click for video.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:00pm | Music

Since moving to New York, the Israeli jazz pianist and composer has been performing locally and internationally with his trio and as a sideman. Tonight he appears with Rick Rosato and Allan Mednard. Click for video.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm | Talks

Join other 20s & 30s and Rabbi Avi Heller, Tuesdays with MJE East. Tonight: a talk about the secret of Jewish immortality. 

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm | Film & Television, Talks

A community works to restore the grand Wilshire Boulevard Temple, a Los Angeles treasure built by the original Hollywood moguls. Click for trailer.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm | Books

Join the Mystery Writers of America, New York Chapter at KGB Bar for a night of chilling crime fiction read by our talented members!

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Books, Talks

Dr. Anna Yusim, psychiatrist and author of "Fulfilled: How the Science of Spirituality Can Help You Live a Happier, More Meaningful Life," talks about neurobiology and stress and their connection to spiritual neglect.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm | Talks

By studying Talmud, we develop the ability to dissect what it means to be Jewish today. Check out up to two sessions: no fee, no obligation. Further classes require formal association with The City Congregation.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm | Film & Television, Talks

Israeli film director Erez Pery's fictional recounting of the final interrogation and last days of Rudolph Ferdinand Hoss, the longstanding commandant of Auschwitz. Q&A with the director. Click for trailer.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm | Talks

A group discussion focused on the moral choices that Germans and others were confronted with once the Nazis gained power, and based on written and video texts. Light appetizers and drinks will be provided.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 (All day) | Music

(Oct. 16-18) (Tonight at 8:30 and 10:30) — The lyrical pianist (Hersch) and the pioneering Israeli clarinetist (Cohen) come together at one of the jazz world’s most hallowed venues. Click for video.

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm | Books, Talks

Mondays in October, join other YJPs in their 20s & 30s for wine, light dinner, socializing and Rabbit Mark Wildes, who will be presenting topics from his new book, "Beyond the Instant." Tonight: the topic is free will.

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 7:30pm | Talks, Theater & Dance

Gili Getz reprises his solo autobiographical performance exploring the difficulty of having a conversation about Israel in the American-Jewish community. A talk back follows the show. Click for trailer.

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