Jewish American Heritage

Candles Burning Brightly

Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:00pm

Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock offer music and stories for the devotional and delectable aspects of Chanukah: from the significance of the lighting of candles, to the essential ritual of preparing (and eating!) latkes. 

Chanukah Stories

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 8:30pm

In the dynamic animated special Chanukah Stories, celebrity storytellers share two popular Chanukah tales. 

Clifford's Puppy Days Hanukkah Special

Mon, 12/10/2012 - 2:00pm

Tune in for this special Hanukkah presentation of Clifford's Puppy Days.

Joann Sfar Draws from Memory

Wed, 08/08/2012 - 8:00pm

Track the graphic artist's odyssey through the Algerian and Eastern-European Jewish heritage that serves as the wellspring of his work. 

Homeland: Immigration in America

Mon, 07/30/2012 - 7:00pm

Probe one of the nation’s most polarizing issues and a key topic in the 2012 election: immigration. 

The Diary of Anne Frank

Tue, 06/12/2012 - 8:00pm

June 12 marks the 83rd anniversary of the birth of Anne Frank.

Safeguarding Memory: Commemorating Jewish Mass Graves in Poland

Mon, 04/09/2012 - 10:30pm

The story of elderly Polish people sharing details of Jewish mass murders and burials they witnessed as teenagers during the holocaust.

Footnote at the Little Theatre

Friday, April 20, time TBA

The tale of a great rivalry between a father and son. 

Jewish Soldiers in Blue & Gray

Tue, 04/10/2012 - 7:00pm

This film explores the little-known sacrifices American Jews made on behalf of the Union and the Confederacy during the Civil War.

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