It’s time for High Holidays to become official school holidays – The Jewish News of Northern California

| December 5, 2019

This past October, rather than celebrating the two most holy holidays in my religion, I attended my high school classes to avoid falling behind.

Whats coming to Off-Broadway this December – amNY

| December 3, 2019

Even with the holidays underway, this month will offer a diverse array of new Off-Broadway shows such new works by esteemed American playwrights, childrens theater, old-fashioned farce, political drama, musicals and operetta. Following its acclaimed Yiddish-language production of Fiddler on the Roof, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene returns to the Museum of Jewish Heritage in Battery Park City to present an 1878 Yiddish fairytale operetta.

Jewish Religious Holidays, Politicization on Campus Discussed at Town Hall – NYU Washington Square News

| November 26, 2019

Jewish students called for religious holidays off, greater understanding of differing identities within the Jewish community and better kosher food accommodations at a town hall hosted by members of the Student Government Assembly on Friday. In the past, Zionist and anti-Zionist Jewish groups on campus have clashed over the latters support for a protest of Israels treatment of Palestinians the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.

Inside The Synagogue Where Broadway’s Biggest Stars Used To Pray – The Australian Jewish News

| November 19, 2019

NEW YORK (JTA) On a recent Friday night, about 20 people gathered for Shabbat services at the Actors Temple, a synagogue just a few blocks from Times Square.