Sunday, February 1, 2015 Shevat 12, 5775
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Gershman Y
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cost: $8

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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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Thu. Mar 5
7:00 PM
From The Byrds and Boney M. to Leonard Cohen and Adele, biblical references have been featured in pop/rock hits for decades.
Tue. Mar 10
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.
Sun. Mar 15
6:00 PM
Take a gastronomic trip around the world with the Gershman Y’s Passover Seder.
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Tue. Mar 17
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.

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Mon. Feb 2
Huquq Greek Ruler mosaic
Jewish Studies Program at University of Pennsylvania
5:00 PM-6:15 PM
Mon. Feb 2
Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies
7:00 PM
Mon. Feb 2
Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies
7:00 PM

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