Haim Sisters Have Philadelphia Roots

The Haim sisters are hot right now. In 2021, their album “Women in Music Pt. III” was nominated for Album of the Year at the...

The Seen: Unable to Film in Ukraine, Eurovision Winners Made Intro Video in Israel

This year’s Eurovision Song Contest did not go Israel’s way.

‘Funny Girl’ Snubbed, ‘Lehman’ Stock Rises, in Tony Nominations

Some of the biggest Jewish names on Broadway weren’t shining so bright in this year’s Tony nominations. 
Jonathan Stein, a white man wearing a yellow shirt and blue pants, dances in the middle of his law office.

Appeal and Applause: Lawyer Performs Interpretive Dances of Past Cases

For Jonathan Stein, combining law and dance wasn’t the joining of two incongruous practices. A lawyer at Community Legal Services, which provides legal counsel to...

The Seen: Pete Davidson to Star in Autobiographical Comedy Series

Bupkis is one of those few Yiddish words that have become part of the American lexicon

Barry Manilow Tests Positive for COVID, Will Miss NYC Debut of His Musical

Singer Barry Manilow tested positive for COVID-19.
Andrew Perelman is a white person with short, dark hair wearing a white t-shirt and green button down. Jonah Zitelli, a white man in a denim shirt, is resting his head on Andrew's shoulder. They are standing in front of tall vegetation.

You Should Know…Andrew Perelman and Jonah Zitelli

Andrew Perelman, Jonah Zitelli and Rutherford B. Hayes have one obvious thing in common — and no, Hayes was not Jewish, and Perelman and...
Faudree, Palmer and Horowitz are three white men posing with their arms around each other, smiling. On the top picture, the men look older. On the bottom, they are dressed in low-budget costumes.

Podcast With Local Roots Makes FanExpo Debut

In Yiddish, “potchki” means to dawdle, dilly-dally, waste time.  First-generation Polish-Jewish immigrant Robert Palmer feels the word is grossly underrated. Palmer’s Polish parents immigrated to Philadelphia...
Standing on a stage are five actors in shabby 1940s-style clothing. One, center stage, is holding a suitcase.

Theatre Ariel Holocaust Play Tours Area Public Schools

Though International Holocaust Remembrance Day came and went in January, the mission to instill the gravity of the Shoah to the next generation continues...

2022 Grammys: Zelensky’s Video Address and Other Jewish Moments

While the Oscars had a moment of silence for Ukraine and various onscreen messages, Sunday night’s Grammy Awards went further.