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Producer Brings ‘Curious Incident’ to Life in US, Enjoys Greater Jewish Presence Here

So how does the story of an autistic teenage boy who discovers his neighbor’s dog has been killed and tries to find the culprit...

Gershman Y Exhibit Reveals Untold Family Histories

When Ruth Schreiber’s Aunt Esther died in 2004, she left behind a piece of family history Schreiber didn’t know existed. Discovered in a box were...

Exhaustive New Volume Chronicles Chabad Rebbe’s Formative Years Overseas

It is a story told in frayed telegrams and creased photographs, in faded script on yellowing notebook pages, in postmarked envelopes and stamped passports. It...

Bus Stop Greeting Leads to Gallery Unveiling for Man with MS

Zalman Wircberg faced a dilemma: He had no idea who or what to showcase at the Old City Jewish Art Center in February. “I...

It’s Seinfeld’s World; We Just Live in It

It’s been almost 20 years since the last new episode of the hit NBC sitcom Seinfeld aired on TV, but the show continues to...

‘My Name is Asher Lev’ Adaptation Explores Connections Between Art and Religion

A dream Rabbi Daniel Grodnitzky has had for nearly six years will finally come to fruition next weekend. Chabad Jewish Center for Students in Philadelphia...

Steven Spielberg Seeking Lead Actor Child for New Movie

Famed director Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment has issued an open casting call for a boy between the ages of 6 to 9 to star in...

Exhibit at Pearl S. Buck Homestead Explores Jewish Presence in China

Walking into the Bucks County farmhouse of Pearl S. Buck is like going back in time — mainly because all of her original belongings...

Author Tells Philadelphia Audiences Family Story of Being Lone Jews in 1960s Mississippi

Jo Ivester was 10 years old in 1967 when her family uprooted from their 10-room suburban home in Newton, Mass., outside of Boston to...

‘Color Me Bearded’ Puts Colorful Spin on 50-Year Anniversary of Streisand Special

John Jarboe, artistic director of the Bearded Ladies, posing during his musical event “Color Me Bearded.” Copyright Kathryn Raines, 2017 “Audience, can you hear me?”...