Virtual: Benjamin Gampel: The History of the Sephardic Jews

Date: August 13, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 9:45 am
This course will explore the social and religious aspects of Iberian Jewish life, from its origins in early Roman times, through its development under Islam, down through the expulsions and forced conversions to Christianity. Dr. Benjamin...

Virtual: THEATER J: Becoming a Raised-Conscious Audience Member

Date: August 13, 2020
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Are you interested in becoming a more engaged, discerning audience member, who leans into crucial conversations around who we are as individuals and a country when attending the theatre? Join director, devised theater artist, and...

Virtual: THEATER J: Inside the Actor's Process

Date: August 18, 2020
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Back by popular demand! Learn in a real-time, virtual, small group setting with Naomi Jacobson (Theater J’s Becoming Dr. Ruth), one of DC’s finest actors and master teachers, as she demonstrates how she would approach Clifford...

Virtual: THEATER J: A Director Prepares

Date: August 18, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
What does a theater director truly do? How do they take a script as a blueprint for a performance and shepherd it from the page to the stage? How do they figure out what their launching point will be, what will guide them in the process,...
Join award-winning author Anna Solomon in conversation with Hadassah Magazine's Lisa Hostein for the second One Book, One Hadassah Live Event. With rave reviews and lauded as one of the most-anticipated books of 2020, The Book of V...

Virtual: Hadassah Book Club: The Book of V. Live

Date: August 20, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The next selection national book club, "One Book, One Hadassah," is The Book of V. The event will feature a live interview with Anna Solomon, who also authored the acclaimed novel Leaving Lucy Pear, in conversation with Hadassah Magazine's...

Virtual: Fiddler: Miracle of Miracles

Date: August 23, 2020
Time: 7:00 pm
The origin story behind one of Broadway's most beloved musicals, Fiddler on the Roof, and its creative roots in early 1960s New York, when "tradition" was on the wane as gender roles, sexuality, race relation, and religion were evolving....