April 17, 2013 at 11:47 am by Timna Burston
Kaitlin Nemeth is a NY-based stage manager and a member of the Jewish Eyes on the Arts advisory board. She will be presenting a monologue from the show The Momentum at the Jewish Eyes on the Arts Salon on April 21. Kaitlin shares her thoughts on The Momentum: Feeling restless? Alone? Broke? Well, so are a lot [...]
April 2, 2012 at 9:39 pm by Timna Burston
An Exodus for Priscilla Queen of the Desert: a band of minorities wander to find themselves.
February 9, 2012 at 5:09 pm by MarisaElana
A reflection on claiming Shakespeare, the Prophets, and their language as the heritage of the same self.
April 11, 2011 at 12:18 am by Jonah Rank
Where and what is God? What can God do for me, for you, and… for Uganda? The Book of Mormon (the musical) misses the mark, fabricating reality.
March 21, 2011 at 1:03 pm by Timna Burston
I had the great pleasure of watching the interesting adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s “Diary of a Madman”, performed at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. The script follows the plot of the original story, in which Poprishchin, a petty, pompous and overly ambitious clerk, descends into madness. We meet the protagonist as he is obsessing over [...]
January 26, 2011 at 3:38 pm by Jonah Rank
If you’ve got something to say, be careful of how you present your Torah. The great sage Rabbah was not just a master teacher. He was an entertainer.
December 9, 2010 at 4:39 pm by Jonah Rank
Celebrities are people too! Looking at a play that reminds one of the most famous rabbis of the 20th Century that we must each be cognizant of the diversity of our identities while fully realizing how essential our personal needs truly are.