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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Mar. 6-Nov. 26) — Maira and Alex Kalman (Berman's daughter and grandson) have recreated the closet Berman — an immigrant who traveled from Belarus to Palestine to New York — had in Greenwich Village.
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Upper East Side
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(May 3-Oct.1) — The London-based, Jewish-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor explores the sculptural potential of water. He is the 2017 winner of the $1-million Genesis Prize for achievements in both art and social justice.
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DUMBO
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Jun. 15-Oct. 6) — Part of artist Hadassa Goldvicht’s "The House of Life," an exploration of Jewish life in Venice currently on view at the Palazzo Querini Stampalia Museum in conjunction with the Venice Biennale.
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Upper East Side
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

A warm father-son movie shot in secret — entirely within the chasidic community depicted in the film — and one of the only movies to be performed in Yiddish in nearly 70 years. Click for trailer. 
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 7-Oct. 28) — An exhibition of the artist's new paintings, which push to extremes her spontaneous improvisations upon an implied grid. Opening reception Sept. 7, 6-8pm.
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Chelsea
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 7-Oct. 14) — A collection of the artist’s iconic images of New York jazz that capture, in velvet tones and poetic compositions, the coolest cats in town. Opening night reception Sept. 7, 6-8pm.
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Chelsea
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

A young J. D. Salinger struggles to find his voice as an author, pursues a love affair and fights on the frontlines of World War II — experiences that would inform "The Catcher in the Rye." Click for trailer.
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-Feb. 4) — Early drawings by Amedeo Modigliani, many shown for the first time in the U.S. They illuminate Modigliani's heritage as an Italian Sephardic Jew as pivotal to understanding his artistic output.
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Upper East Side
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

Traveling from war-torn Eastern Europe to the color and light of South America, the film recounts one family's extraordinary escape from the Nazis. Spoiler: it involves citric acid. Click for trailer.
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-Jan. 21) — 40 works by the great 20th-century activist in art underscore Szyk’s role as a kind of “one man army” fighting policies and protagonists and advocating civil and human rights.
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Upper West Side
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-22, Sept. 29 & 30) — Please join us for beautiful, spiritual services to usher in the New Year.
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Broadway Theater District
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-22, Sept. 29-30) — Your chance to hit refresh, clear out the clutter, and start the year with a clean slate — all while schmoozing with other awesome 20s and 30s for meals, services, and break fasts!
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 20-22) — This year Congregation Ohab Zedek invites any Jew who is new or far from Judaism to experience the holiday in a relaxed and friendly environment. Dinner is on Wednesday. 
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Upper West Side
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 21 & 22, Sept. 29 & 30) — Musically uplifting soaring services, inspiring words and discussion followed by hot kiddush. No matter what your background you will feel at home. 
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Upper West Side
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:15pm

On the first day of Rosh Hashanah, there will be services and free lunch at three locations: Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. Limited reservations + seats for walk-ins.  
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:00am

(Sept. 20-30) — Music. Wisdom. Meditation. Also apples, honey, champagne and Second Day dinner. 
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Greenwich Village
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:30am to 2:00pm

Services are led by Rabbi Peter Schweitzer with participatory readings from members and are followed by an optional community meal.
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Clinton
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:45am

Join us for a New Year and shofar experience in a true community setting. Ideal for downtowners, knowledge of Hebrew not necessary.
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Financial District
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 7:00pm

(Ongoing) — The inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise to stardom.
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Broadway Theater District
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 7:00pm

(Through Jan. 14) — Tony Award-winner Jerry Zaks directs the musical's first new Broadway production since it opened in 1964. The Divine Miss M stars as Dolly Levi opposite David Hyde Pierce.
Broadway Theater District
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 7:00pm

(Ongoing) — A new Broadway musical about airline passengers stuck in a small town in Newfoundland in the days after 9/11. The Washington Post calls it "Best of the Year."
Broadway Theater District
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 7:30pm

The two political wonks present Litt's comic, coming-of-age memoir about his years spent working as a speechwriter for Barack Obama. Click to read what Judd Apatow said about the book.
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Flatbush
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 8:00pm

(Ongoing) — A new Broadway musical from the creators of "Grey Gardens," starring Patti LuPone as cosmetic icons Helena Rubenstein and Christine Ebersole as Elizabeth Arden.
Broadway Theater District
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:00pm

The Vancouver musical artists mark Cohen's 83rd birthday. Expect special guests.
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Park Slope
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Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day)

(May 5-Sept. 24) — Through over 50 paintings and drawings, poems and ephemera, this exhibition offers an important survey of the work of the modernist painter, designer and poet, an icon of Jazz Age New York. 
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Upper East Side
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Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-21) — The long-awaited American release of Arturo Ripstein’s 1966 "matzah brei western" with an original story by Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez, co-written by Carlos Fuentes. Click for trailer.
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Greenwich Village
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Friday, September 22, 2017 (All day)

Winner of 8 Emmys and 2 Golden Globes, "Transparent" returns for a 4th season. The Pfeffermans take off on a spiritual and political journey to Israel as they dig deep into their family's history. Click for trailer.
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 10:00am

A Rosh Hashanah Service with full readings from the Torah and Haftorah (Prophets), and a blowing of the Shofar.
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East Village
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 10:45am

A shofar experience with English readings as well as historic sidebars to convey the meaning and import of service.
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Financial District
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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 6:45pm to 7:30pm

Singing, food, beers, conversation and a wonderful community of 20s & 30s — Soulful Kabbalat Shabbat with Rabbi Joshua D. Klein. Topic: ““First Shabbat of the new Year-Let’s start it off right.”
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Upper West Side
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

Join other YJPs from Beginner Services at 9:30am to the end of Shabbat. At 11:00am there's a talk by Rabbi Mark Wildes. Topic: “The Real Heroes.”
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Upper West Side
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join our weekly user-friendly no-Hebrew necessary Shabbat prayer services, followed by catered brunch with Starbucks, bagels, lox and l’chaims. Led by Rabbi Ezra Cohen.
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Manhattan
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 5:00pm

Shaffir, who was raised Orthodox and attended Yeshiva University, describes his comedy as a puppet show, but way filthier and without the puppets. 
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Upper West Side
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Sunday, September 24, 2017 (All day)

(Jul. 16-Dec. 22) — An exhibition of recently declassified artifacts, multimedia presentations and the glass booth itself, revealing the secret history behind the capture and trial of the notorious war criminal. 
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Financial District
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Sunday, September 24, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 6-Dec. 22) — Specialized recording and display technologies and next-generation natural language processing allow viewers to to have lifelike conversations with Holocaust survivors.
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Financial District
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Sunday, September 24, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 6-Dec. 22) — An exhibit illustrating how 19th-century "German" Jewish immigrants fit no singular profile in terms of geography or politics, and that the German part of their identities first crystallized here.
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Chelsea
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