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Friday, October 5, 2018 - 8:00pm | Music

New Orleans–style honky-tonk with dashes of klezmer and gritty jug-band blues. Propelled by vocals and harmonica, the group’s unique sound is buoyed by sousaphone, drums, guitar and banjo. Click for video.

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 7:00pm | 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 for video.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 10:00pm | Music

The 7-piece band of Israeli and American musicians plays a free outdoor concert in the Village. Their music combines the diverse musical sounds of Ethiopia with funk, jazz, R&B and rock. Click for video.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:00pm | Music

The string quartet in a contemporary, feminist context. Schorr reimagines songs by Connie Converse and Kat Lee of Brooklyn's rock band Tiny Gun is joined by Jesse Bielenberg on semi-baritone guitar and vocals.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Oct. 3 & 4) — Israel's acclaimed Gesher Theater presents the North American premiere of Roy Chen's take on S. Ansky's classic play. It's a mesmerizing journey through Jewish folklore and the spiritual world.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:00pm | Music

(Oct. 4, 7 & 8) — The American Sephardi Music Festival features artists who reflect the rich mosaic culture of Greater Sephardic communities. Tonight: Istanbul pianist Renan Koen and ensemble. 

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 7:00pm | Film & Television

A doc about Ben Ferencz — the last surviving Nuremberg prosecutor and lifelong advocate of “law not war.” Screening followed by a discussion with Ferencz and the film's director. Click for trailer.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm | Music, Talks

Enjoy traditional Bukharian music, food and drink as we transform the sanctuary into a traditional Central Asian choikhona (teahouse). Saxophonist Evan Rapport joins the celebrated enemble Shashmaqam. 

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 6:00pm | Film & Television

(Oct. 4, 9 & 13) — Here’s something new from the Coen Brothers: an anthology of short films based on a fictional book of “Western tales.” Q&A with Joel and Ethan Coen on October 4. Click for trailer.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 4:00pm | Film & Television

(Sept. 28, Oct. 4 & 9) — Based on Marguerite Duras’s autobiographical novel “The War: A Memoir.” In 1944 Nazi-occupied France, two women wait for their loved ones to return from the camps. Click for trailer.

Thursday, October 4, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

Opening in wide release: The thrilling true story follows the 1960 covert mission of legendary Mossad agent Peter Malkin as he infiltrates Argentina and captures Adolf Eichmann. Click for trailer. 

Thursday, October 4, 2018 (All day) | Film & Television

Winner of Sundance Film Festival’s Special Jury Award, the documentary film turns into a thriller with colossal implications. Three identical triplets, separated at birth, are reunited as young adults. Click for trailer.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 7:30pm | Books, Talks

Krug's graphic memoir tells the story of her attempt to confront the hidden truths and questions she dared not ask about her family’s wartime past in Nazi Germany. Wine reception to follow.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 7:00pm | Comedy, Talks

Come watch highlights of her work and hear from Rivers’ niece, Caroline Waxler, and comedian Judy Gold on how her work continues to inspire today. Click for video.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 (All day) | Theater & Dance

(Jul. 5-Oct. 3) — The Tevye Tales They Left Out Of The Musical + the Sholem Aleichem stories “Strange Jews On A Train,” “The Yiddish Sisyphus” and “A Stepmother’s Trash-Talk.” Click for trailer.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 11:00pm | Music

The jazz vocalist hosts the after-hours with guests Ben Patterson (piano) and Dave Baron (bass). The trio will dedicate the set to the music of Jimmy Van Heusen. Set runs from 11:00 PM to close. Click for video.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 (All day) | Shabbat & Holidays, This Week

The MJE celebration continues with services, breakfast buffet, dancing with the Torah, mimosas, L'Chaim Scotch shots and annual auction. Mix, mingle & support MJE!

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 6:30pm | Shabbat & Holidays, This Week

Celebrate the completion of the Torah with dancing, open bar and a light dinner with 500+ young Jewish professionals in their 20s & 30s. Service, class, candle lighting and festivities.

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 6:00pm | Shabbat & Holidays

Simhat Torah is a joyous holiday! Grab dessert and a drink and mix and mingle with other 20s and 30s in our community. Then, at 7:30PM, we will move to the sanctuary to celebrate the holiday. 

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:15am | Shabbat & Holidays

If time allows us we will also remember the pioneering Founders of American Judaism who arrived in this community before Rosh Hashanah in 1664. A number of them are interred just several blocks away.

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 8:30pm | Music

The songs of Gertler ("Seder-Masochist") have been described as "hoped-for revelations that all too infrequently emerge from the never-ending pile of new releases" (Vin Scelsa, WFUV). Click for video.

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm | Music

Ladino songs of love and lust, drinking and disappointment, marriage and circumcision; Yiddish songs, an Arabic song and a dance containing a Hebrew prayer. Click for video.

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm | Nightlife, Shabbat & Holidays, Singles

Celebrate the harvest festival and Sunday Fun-day with our annual party! In our beautiful rooftop sukkah, enjoy booze and food of the season, live music, games and 200+ cute Jews!

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 3:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Through Sept. 30) — Vital Beckman is hailed as one of the most unique and innovative illusionists in the world. He recently stumped Penn & Teller on their hit TV show "Fool Us." Click for video.

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 2:00pm | Museums & Exhibitions, Talks

Hundreds of personal letters and court documents of Judge Goetz, the only American female prosecutor to deliver an opening statement at the Nuremberg Trials are presented for the first time to the public.

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