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Geeks "Kill Monsters" in UBC student phantasmagoria
Geeks I love these shows for the same reasons that I love to attend christenings, Bar Mitzvahs and commencement ceremonies: the pageantry, the impossibly high-minded speechifying and the youthful, hopeful energy. She Kills Monsters, by the UBC drama department ...read more
Source: Vancouver Observer
Published on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:44:00 GMT
Documentarian Lauren Greenfield Shows Her Rich Heart in ‘Generation Wealth’
Documentarian Lauren Greenfield Shows Her Rich Heart in ‘Generation Wealth’I interviewed her then for The Washington Post with the barely-veiled terror of a mother of toddlers facing future bar mitzvahs on studio lots (not ours). That made Greenfield’s new documentary, “Generation Wealth,” which premiered Thursday night at ...read more
Source: San Francisco Gate
Published on Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:13:00 GMT
Synagogue sets up refugee sanctuary
Synagogue sets up refugee sanctuaryLOS GATOS >> The sanctuary building at Congregation Shir Hadash in Los Gatos serves many purposes; it’s where weekly services and special events such as bar mitzvahs are held. Now, the building also houses a sanctuary apartment, where an individual or a ...read more
Source: Lake County Record Bee
Published on Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:55:00 GMT
What to Do After You Go to Jail for Blowing Up a Starbucks
What to Do After You Go to Jail for Blowing Up a StarbucksTribes had battles, or they had to go to the woods and come back and they were a man, and there’s bar mitzvahs, and there’s a bunch of different rites of passage, but I never had anything like that. For me it was Fight Club.” Kyle had been a loner ...read more
Source: OZY
Published on Thu, 11 Jan 2018 21:04:00 GMT
The Klezmatics come to Town Hall; London and Sklamberg tell us about it
The Klezmatics come to Town Hall; London and Sklamberg tell us about itLondon, a trumpeter, grew up on Long Island playing weddings and bar mitzvahs. “But I never heard anything interesting in Jewish music,” he said. “Just schlocky wedding songs.” So it’s not surprising that when London enrolled at the New England ...read more
Source: The Jewish Standard
Published on Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:51:00 GMT
Slime-Themed Parties: Slime Box Club Brings the Magic of Slime to Your Home
Slime-Themed Parties: Slime Box Club Brings the Magic of Slime to Your HomeCurated by the company's in-house slime aficionados, Slime Box Club will offer parties for birthdays, bat / bar mitzvahs and fundraisers offering party-goers the opportunity to create theme-based slime from scratch. "There are a lot of party services ...read more
Source: art.broadwayworld.com
Published on Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:41:00 GMT
Awkward dances and strapless dresses: A podcast takes on bat mitzvah culture
Awkward dances and strapless dresses: A podcast takes on bat mitzvah cultureI didn’t know that strapless bras existed until I had to go to bar mitzvahs. These kinds of things are slowly but surely building you into becoming a sexualized being that we don’t necessarily feel like we have a choice but to become socially,” said ...read more
Source: The Times of Israel
Published on Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:13:00 GMT
In Debt to My Father
In Debt to My FatherFirstly, I saw my father as a hero to emulate, as a man who was wounded in the battle to provide for all of us: school, camp, braces, bar mitzvahs, weddings. What’s more, I felt indebted to him as few sons might feel to their fathers. I had the barest ...read more
Source: Tablet Magazine
Published on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 22:32:00 GMT
Sticking to their roots, they develop wings
Sticking to their roots, they develop wingsIt certainly has the influence of local cuisine," she said. The synagogue remains the epicentre of all community activities, ranging from bar mitzvahs to weddings. Benjamin Reuben, president of the Magen Abraham Synagogue, pointed out similarities between ...read more
Source: Times of India
Published on Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:13:00 GMT