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Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 3:45pm | Film & Television, Nightlife

(Aug. 26 & 27) — Wes Anderson has described his star-filled comedy as the story of a New York Jewish family of geniuses. It was filmed on location in the city.

Thursday, August 24, 2017 (All day) | Fundraising, Music, Nightlife

(Aug. 24-28) — From Andalusian & Middle Eastern to jazz & opera. With Gerard Edery, Francoise Atlan, Sarah Aroeste, Nashaz, Adam Maalouf, Future Tribe, Steven Chera, Itamar Borochov and David Serero. 

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm | Talks

Interested in taking your Jewish knowledge to the next level? Join YJPs and Rabbi Mark Wildes for an in-depth study of the most fundamental aspects of Jewish law and practice.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 8:00pm | Music

The jazz pianist/composer and "the most promising of the young improvisers” (The Guardian) will present his latest recording, "Get Up And Go," with vocalist Aubrey Johnson.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 7:30pm | Comedy

(Tonight at 7:30 & 9:30) (Aug. 16 & 23) — The comedian, writer, and actress is best known for co-creating and co-starring in the Comedy Central series "Broad City" with Abbi Jacobson.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 9:00pm | Music

Fiery Balkan brass, throbbing funk grooves, Gypsy accordion wizardry, and virtuoso jazz chops: Slavic Soul Party! is just what it says. Brash and strong as slivovitz, these nine musicians, of Mexican, Gypsy, Jewish, and American roots, have forged a virtuosic new brass band in the heart of New York City;  Please, make sure to bring a valid ID.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm | Theater & Dance

(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.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm | Theater & Dance

(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.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm | Theater & Dance

(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."

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm | Books

Gilvarry's second book is "... a dark, riotously funny and audacious exploration of the sacred and the profane — and pretty much everything in between." — Téa Obreht

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Tuesdays through Oct. 10) — A new musical love story about a famous cabaret singer and a German count, set in the last year of the Weimar German Republic and into the Third Reich.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Ongoing) — The inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise to stardom.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Mar. 6-Sept. 5) — 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.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Mar. 16-Sept. 8) — A view of a time and place that no longer exist — synagogues, many destroyed during WWII, people on their way to prayer, sending greetings in a vanished Eastern Europe of a century ago.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(May 3-Sept. 10) — 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.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(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. 

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(Through Sept. 16) — Photographs, rare films and choreographic scores and drawings by three Californians with Jewish roots who opened the way to a radicalized vision that continues to influence artists today.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Museums & Exhibitions

(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. 

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

Remember when people were hard to reach? Jenny Slate and the team behind "Obvious Child" reunite for a tale of UWS family tsuris in 1995: that long-ago time of bar smoke and no cell phones. Click for trailer.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 (All day) | Film & Television

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. 

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 8:00pm | Comedy

The comedian and actor, who was raised Orthodox and attended Yeshiva University, describes his comedy as a puppet show, but way filthier and without the puppets.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 6:30pm | Film & Television

(Aug. 18 & 19) — 20-something, newly unemployed comic Donna Stern (Jenny Slate) navigates the murky waters of adulthood after her fling with a graduate student (Jake Lacy) results in pregnancy. Click for trailer.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 2:00pm | Theater & Dance

(Today at 2:00 and 6:00) (Jul. 4-Aug. 20) — A New York musical telling the stories of an immigrant people as they build a new life and help shape the land of the free while continuing their own traditions. Click for trailer.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 12:00pm | Museums & Exhibitions

See the Coney Island Museum, learn about the magic of Coney Island + 4 hours of unlimited rides at Luna Park.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm | Music, Restaurants & Bars

Alon Nechustan (piano) and Samuel Torjman Thomas (saxophones and oud) take hold of Jewish music from Eastern Europe to North Africa, Jerusalem and New York, and give it an entirely fresh treatment.

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