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A Dybbuk for Two People

by Bruce Myers, adapted from S. Ansky's The Dybbuk

Romeo and Juliet meets The Exorcist, as brokenhearted Leah and Chonen defy heaven and earth’s law for their forbidden love. 24/6: A Jewish Theater Company celebrates the centenary of S. Ansky’s classic The Dybbuk, by staging Bruce Myers’s acclaimed, funny, and haunting adaptation, A Dybbuk for Two People.


Sun, Dec 28
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
$15.00 All
$20 day of performance
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

A History of Jewish-Muslim Relations

In 2013, Princeton published the first encyclopedic guide to the history of relations between Jews and Muslims around the world, from the birth of Islam to today. This exceptional collection is made all the more crucial because of current events. Join editor Benjamin Stora with a panel of experts discussing how the authors’ balanced approach and selection of critical facts allows for a greater historical understanding and a more informed dialogue between Jews and Muslims.

This panel is part of the series Minds in Migration, presented by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and co-sponsored by the Institut français.


Mon, Feb 9
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Free All
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

Who Is a Jew?

Jewish Identity and the Cultural and Religious Politics of Israel

Rabbi David Ellenson

This lecture will focus on the Law of Return and the ongoing, pressing questions of Jewish personal status in Israel. Obviously, the ability of Israel to answer these questions has broad implications for Israel-Diaspora relations and speaks directly to the question of inclusion for the Jewish people in Israel.



Mon, Feb 23
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$10.00 Member
$15.00 Nonmember
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

Celebrating Global Women

Celebrate the publication of author Betsy Teutsch's exciting new book 100 Under $100: One Hundred Tools for Empowering Global Women and learn about amazing low-cost /high impact paths out of poverty. Joined by Kamy Wicoff of She Writes Press and representatives from tikkun olam initiatives around the world, the evening will be informative--and inspiring!


Mon, Mar 30
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Free All
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

Yom Hashoah: Reading of the Names

For the 17th consecutive year, the Upper West Side community will gather to read the names of those among the six million murdered Jews. The reading will begin on Wednesday, April 15 at 10 pm and continue throughout the night with representatives of Upper West Side congregations and other members of the community. It will resume at 9 am on Thursday, April 16 at the JCC ending with the recitation of the kaddish. Come read or witness by your presence. No registration.


Apr 15
10:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Apr 16
12:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Free All
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

Sing Now to God! Miriam + Moses

Avivah Zornberg at JCC Manhattan

The history of Miriam, the prophetess who speaks enviously of her brother Moses, offers an intimate glimpse of the tensions between brother and sister, both leaders, both prophets. Midrashic material will illuminate this mysterious relationship.



Sun, Apr 19
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$25.00 Member
$30.00 Nonmember
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

Rayvaya on the Roof

Romemu's Lag Ba'Omer Rayvaya returns to the roof of the JCC. Join Rabbi David Ingber for mystical teachings, Soulfarm for barefoot boogie under the stars, and food to transport your soul.

Soulfarm was founded in Israel by Grammy Award winner lead guitarist C Lanzbom and guitarist and lead singer Noah Solomon Chase. Their live shows are full of Mediterranean flavor with captivating guitar leads, dance rhythms and strong percussion breaks.


Wed, May 6
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
$28.00 Member
$33.00 Nonmember
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For more information, or to register, please call 646-505-5708.

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