A New Series – “Torah Through The Arts:” Spiritual and Ethical Themes in Boston’s Arts Scene Continuing CRT’s established tradition of seeking connections between our Jewish values and the Arts; we have planned a year-long series of programs linked to current theatre, film, and museum events.
November 19 –Sunday at 6:30 pm, Jewish Film Festival, The Settlers at Brattle Theater, Cambridge. This documentary film portrays the religious and political extremist movement in Israel today. Tickets on sale September 18th. Visit http://www.bjff.org/ to purchase your tickets for the 6:30pm showing.
December 13 – Chanukah at the MFA
The MFA Annual community celebration with Rabbi Berman begins at 5:00 pm. Join us there.
January 7 – Sunday at 2 pm, Museum of Russian History, Migration + Memory: Jewish Artists of the Russian and Soviet Empires from the Vladimir & Vera Torhilin Collection (Clinton, MA). Join Rabbi Berman and fellow temple members to tour this interesting exhibit. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will coordinate traveling there.
January 13 – Saturday at 5 pm Movie Night, The Next Voice You Hear. 1951 Classic with James Whitmore and Nancy Davis (Reagan) – a reflection of the Post War religious revival in America, and the fears of the Cold War. Event will take place at the Screening room at Millennium Towers. Pizza or Pot Luck to be determined. RSVP required by emailing email@example.com.
February 7 – Wednesday at 6 pm MFA Tour of selections by Rabbi Berman. Rabbi Berman will provide a tour of various selections at the MFA discussing the Jewish connections. Always an interesting and informative event. Tour will begin at 6pm. RSVP required and space limited. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 11 – Sunday at 2 pm performance of The White Card, Emerson Cutler Majestic Theater. This is a new play on the state of racial conflict in America. For more information and to purchase tickets go to https://artsemerson.org/. Sunday at 2pm followed by a discussion over coffee or dinner.
April 29 –Sunday at 4 pm performance of “TWO JEWS WALK INTO A WAR…’ A NEW VAUDEVILLE INSPIRED COMEDY ABOUT ‘THE LAST TWO JEWS LEFT IN AFGHANISTAN. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://www.newrep.org/. Following the play we will gather for dinner or coffee.
May 23 – Wednesday at 7:30 pm, Speakeasy Stage “ALLEGIANCE”- Regional Premiere of a new drama about the internment of Japanese Americans in World War II. For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://www.speakeasystage.com/2017-2018-season/ We will gather prior for dinner or lite bite.