Friday, March 27, 2015 Nisan 7, 5775
Organization:
Gershman Y
Cost:
cost: $8

Location

401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
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The Gershman Y is a vibrant arts and culture center located in Center City Philadelphia on the Avenue of the Arts. The Gershman Y’s mission is to be an urban community center informed by Jewish values that presents a broad array of arts, culture,

Becoming Barbra with William Mann

April 16, 2013 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Acclaimed biographer William Mann (Katherine Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor) comes to Philadelphia with his newest book, Hello Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand, a look into the early years of star Barbra Streisand.  Tracing her roots through the nightclub scene in New York and her background growing up in Brooklyn, to starring in Funny Girl and appearing with Judy Garland, Mann shows how a seemingly unlikely individual became one of the biggest stars of the twentieth century.

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Sun. Mar 29
11:00 AM
Part of the Gershman Y's Brunch Series. Captivating photography and musical controversy! Enjoy a pair of presentations by masters of image and sound, while noshing with friends.
Mon. Mar 30
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Considered one of the most influential Jewish writers of the twentieth century, Isaac Bashevis Singer (best known for Yentl the Yeshiva Boy and Gimpel, The Fool) received
Tue. Mar 31
10:00 AM
There are many virtuous women in the Hebrew Bible — women, like Sarah, Hannah, Miriam, Avigail, Dvorah, and Esther, who behave as “moral agents,” interceding for good.
Mon. Apr 13
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In recognition of Holocaust Remembrance Day, PJFF presents the powerful and moving true story of Anne Gueguen (Ariane Ascaride), a dedicated history teacher in a French public high school, who chan
Wed. Apr 15
12:00 PM
This series examines what it means to live a Jewish ethical life. We will analyze the ethical dilemmas that challenge us and force us to make critical decisions, despite competing values.

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Fri. Mar 27
Jewish Learning Venture
10:30 AM-11:30 AM
Fri. Mar 27
Klein Jewish Community Center
11:00 AM

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