Friday, March 6, 2015 AdarI 15, 5775
Organization:
Gershman Y
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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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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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The book club concept goes viral with this popular series! Watch a YouTube lecture and then meet at the Gershman Y for Brain Café to discuss the topic.
Sun. Mar 29
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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.
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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
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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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Jewish Learning Venture
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Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
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