Local Holocaust Survivors Will Bear Witness at Yom HaShoah Commemoration The community-wide Yom HaShoah Commemoration, “Bearing Witness for Those Who Cannot: Testimony From the Holocaust,” will take place on Sunday, April 27, at 4 pm at United Hebrew Congregation, 13788 Conway Road, 63141. In the spirit of Elie Wiesel’s epigram, “For the dead and the living, we must bear witness,” the program will feature eyewitness accounts of the Shoah by survivors and witnesses, including Polish child-survivor Marie More >>
Sun, Apr 27, 2014
Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness June 29, 2014 Written, produced and directed by Joseph Dorman Sholem Aleichem USA, 2011, 93 minutes This riveting portrait of the great writer whose stories became the basis of the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof, tells the tale of a rebellious genius who created an entirely new genre of literature. Introductory remarks by Dr. Ethan Schuman, dentist and chazzan by profession, shochet (ritual slaughterer) and mohel by training, Yiddishist and violinist by avocation. More >>
Sun, Jun 29, 2014