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Young Friends Shabbat Dinner

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Sosua
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Museum
Trip to Philadelphia

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Fanya Heller Conference for Educators

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Nuremberg

Young Friends Purim Party

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Family Purim Concert
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Playing for Time
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Last Folio Preview


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FAMILY MUSICAL PERFORMANCE
Sunday, March 6, 2:30 P.M.
Sosua: Dare to Dance Together

Post-performance Q&A with renowned director and Tony Award nominee Elizabeth Swados

Based on monologues and songs written by NYC Dominican and Jewish teens, this performance highlights their connections to one another while interweaving the historical story of Jewish refugees escaping the Holocaust and finding sanctuary in the Dominican Republic.

$15, $12 students/seniors, $10 members

The production is made possible through the support of the Community Connections Committee, part of the New York Jewry Task Force of UJA-Federation’s Commission on the Jewish People.

   

FILM
Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 P.M.
Nuremberg

(USA, 1948/2009, 35 mm, 78 min., English and German with English subtitles)

Original version written and directed by Stuart Schulberg; restoration by Sandra Schulberg and Josh Waletzky
Post-screening discussion with Sandra Schulberg

The Allies’ own film of the greatest courtroom drama of all time—the 1945 Nuremberg trial of top Nazi war criminals— never played in U.S. theaters. Sandra Schulberg and Josh Waletzky have masterfully restored this historic movie originally directed by Schulberg’s father.

$10, $7 students/seniors, $5 members

   

PURIM FAMILY CONCERT
Sunday, March 20, 3:30 P.M.
Hamantaschen Hip Hop with the Mama Doni Band

1:30 – 3:30 P.M. Craft activities - Free with concert ticket

Families are invited to decorate groggers and make crowns to enjoy for the concert.

Wear a costume and be prepared to make some noise! Join the exuberant Mama Doni Band for a funky Purim concert featuring a costume parade and songs such as “The Kooky Cookie, “Costume Conundrum,” and “Hey, Man! You’re Acting Like Haman!” For ages 3 to 10.

$10, $7 children 10 and under;
Museum members: $7, $5 children 10 and under

This concert is made possible through a generous gift from the Margaret Neubart Foundation Trust.

   

FILM
30th Anniversary Presentation

Wednesday, March 23, 6:30 P.M.
New York Women in Film & Television’s Women’s Film Preservation Fund presents

Playing for Time

(USA, 1980, HD Cam, 150 min.)

Directed by Daniel Mann; screenplay by Arthur Miller
Post-screening discussion with producer Linda Yellen and cast members Marisa Berenson, Shirley Knight, and other to be announced

The Emmy-Award-winning film dramatizes the true story of a group of women who hoped to escape death by performing in an orchestra while imprisoned at Auschwitz. Vanessa Redgrave and Jane Alexander star.

$15, $12 students/seniors, $10 for NYWIFT & Museum members

   

PANEL DISCUSSION

Thursday, March 24, 7 P.M.
Behind the Scenes Preview of Last Folio

Moderated by Museum director Dr. David G. Marwell; with photographer Yuri Dojc and filmmaker Katya Krausova,

Join the exhibition team for a multimedia look at the Museum’s newest exhibition. Hear first-hand from the photographer and filmmaker about their journey to Slovakia to capture the evocative images and scenes in the Last Folio.

$12, $10 students/seniors, $7 members
Includes exhibition viewing following the discussion.

 

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