Two young composers who grew up at Congregation Adath Jeshurun will be coming back to the Elkins Park synagogue to hear and perform some of their liturgical compositions as part of a Nov. 17 concert that will also feature the work of the shul's longtime cantor, Charles Davidson.
One of the most bounteous schedules of Jewish arts programming in recent memory is coming up. Does culture provide an entry point to more Jewish life, or all the content that consumers need to feel Jewish?
Poverty lawyer, presidential speech writer, comedy show host, columnist for major daily newspapers — 68-year-old Ben Stein won't lack for interesting things to talk about when he performs at Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s main fundraising event in early November.
Greg Salisbury first came to the Exponent as an intern at Inside magazine. He has been the editor of Special Sections since 2000, the editor of Inside magazine since 2008 and the Arts and Culture editor since 2012.
He was born in Philadelphia, and has lived up and down the Eastern Seaboard.