Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Av 2, 5774

By:
With your choice of a dozen films from around the world, taking advantage of the 32nd annual Phila­­delphia Jewish Film Festival could require some strategizing. The two-week festival kicks off Nov. 3 at the Gershman Y.
Comment0
By:
In 2006, Arnon Goldfinger found himself in a situation familiar to virtually anyone who has experienced the death of an older relative. He was tasked with the responsibility of emptying out the Tel Aviv flat where his maternal grandmother, Gerda Tuchler, lived for 70 years, from the time she and his grandfather, Kurt, immigrated to Israel from Nazi Germany in...
Comment0
See the likeness of the first Jewish American commodore on Independence Mall
Who is that man and what did he do? That’s what Gary "Yuri" Tabach, a recently retired U.S...
Comment0
Plus a twist on lasagna
By:
Rivka Tal
We don’t hear the expression “a meat-and-potatoes man” very much these days, if at all (too sexist, too unhealthy, etc.). But the truth is that protein and some kind of starch have been the basis of good old American meals for decades. The lasagna below doesn’t exactly fit this image, but it’s too good to miss. ‘Unstuffed’ Couscous Chicken Breasts...
Comment0
By:
Jay Kholos doesn’t hesitate when asked where he got the idea for A Stoop on Orchard Street , his musical re­telling of the turn-of-the-20th-century Jewish immigrant experience in New York: “The Yankees’ Old-Timers’ Day,” he says with a laugh. Of course, that’s not the whole story behind the show that is now playing at the Dell Theater of the National...
Comment0
Advertisement
Advertisement

Arts and Culture Events

Tue. Jul 29
Jewish Learning Venture
7:00 PM-9:00 PM
Wed. Jul 30
National Museum of American Jewish History
7:00 PM
Thu. Jul 31
Katz Jewish Community Center of Atlantic County
10:30 AM-12:30 PM

Sign up for our Newsletter

Advertisement