Events

Upcoming Events, Calendar, and Bulletins

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Upcoming Special Events Details

  • Comedy Benefit (Monday, May 20th, 2019, 7pm) The COMEDY BENEFIT is Back by Popular Demand! Bob Greenberg, Producer, Emcee and Comedian (pictured below) has created a hilarous show for us, starring Stand-Up Comics As Seen On TV: Bernie Berns, “King Of The Catskills,” Sandy Ehlers, Mike Fine, Rhonda Hansome, Barbara Heller, Dave Konig, Nancy Lombardo, George Saltz, plus, A Surprise  Special  Guest! With Ira Allen on Piano and Carmen Goldberg, Vocalist. Wine & Cheese after the show. Buy Tickets Online Now, by phone, or send a check made out to The Actors’ Temple. Come out for a great night of comedy!
    Posted Apr 8, 2019, 5:33 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Passover Holiday Services (Apr 20-27, 2019) In addition to the services within our second night Community Seder, we also invite you to attend our three Passover Morning Services:Saturday, April 20, 10:30 AMFriday, April 26, 10:30 AMSaturday, April 27, 10:30 AM for a Yizkor ServicePhyllis Malamud sponsors the Oneg Shabbat on April 27th in loving memory of her Mother, Hannah Unterman Malamud.
    Posted Apr 7, 2019, 6:42 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Passover Package Delivery with Dorot (Sun, April 7th, 2019, 10-Noon) At Dorot, 171 West 85th Street, near Amsterdam Ave. Please contact Barbara Bova to participate.
    Posted Apr 7, 2019, 6:43 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Community Second Night Passover Seder (Sat, April 20th, 2019, 6pm) A fabulous event led by Rabbi Jill Hausman every year. See the event information and seder menu flyers below. Buy Tickets Now at our online store!  
    Posted Mar 27, 2019, 7:57 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Purim Spiel: KISS ME ESTHER! (Wed, March 20th, 2019, 7pm) Service, Megillah Reading, Original Spiel written by Bob Greenberg; with professional actors and pianist James Besser, Sing Along, and many shenanigans! An Oneg with Hamentaschen and wine follows the hilarity. Come one, Come all to Brush up your Shakespeare! Starring: Aron Bederson, Barbara Bova, Lilly Galperin, Bob Greenberg, Joan Jaffe, David Mohr, Judy Rosenblatt, Mireille Villlarqui, and Rabbi Jill Hausman.
    Posted Mar 10, 2019, 10:33 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Actors' Temple 102nd Annual Gala "Hot Jazz @ A Cool Shul" (Mon, March 25th, 2019, 7:30pm)  Actors’  Temple Congregation Ezrath Israel Our 102nd Anniversary Gala Celebration A Benefit for The Actors’ Temple Monday, March 25th, 2019 6:30-9:30pm “HOT JAZZ @ A COOL SHUL” A fabulous evening of food, music and yes, dancing to the incredible sounds of Tony Middleton and his Trio. Produced by Carol Ostrow, Joan Finkelstein and the Board of The Actors’ Temple. BE THERE OR BE SQUARE! Tickets: $250 per person $400 per couple Will include Cocktails, plentiful Hot and Cold Canapés, Music and Wine from 6:30-7:30pm. Showtime, starring Tony Middleton and his Trio, beginning at 7:30pm. Dancing and merriment included in the package! More surprises to be announced shortly. Ads in the Program Booklet ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2019, 10:09 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Shabbat and Holiday Services We offer services for Shabbat and most Jewish Holidays in our beautiful and historic sanctuary! Fridays, 7 PM: Service & Oneg Shabbat; on select dates additional programming included. Saturdays, 10:30 AM: Chavurah-Style Service, Torah Discussion in English & Oneg Shabbat; on select dates Torah reading by members and staff.Holidays: Check our calendar for exact dates/times of any Holiday service. Note that some holidays are celebrated as part of the closest Friday night Shabbat service. On rare occasions there are exceptions to the above, so please check back right here or look at the Calendar to make sure!
    Posted Nov 21, 2016, 9:31 AM by Ezrath Israel
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2018-19 Past Special Events

  • Tu B'Shevat Seder (Fri, Jan 18th, 2019, 6:30pm) A Mystical Kabbalistic Seder and dinner. Come celebrate Shabbat/Tu B’Shevat, the New Year of the Trees, at The Actors’ Temple’s Kabbalistic Seder, with Music, Singing, and Dance ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2019, 8:59 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Shabbat Chanukah Celebration (Fri, Dec 7th, 2018, 6pm) Come join us at the Actors’ Temple for our community Shabbat Chanukah potluck & latke party, sing-along, and open mic.Friday, December 7th, 2018, 6-10 PM. Dinner begins at ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2019, 8:46 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Actors' Temple Fall Benefit "ZERO HOUR" (Mon, Nov 5th, 2018, 7:30pm) Buy OnlinePurchase Tickets HereOrder your tickets now so you don't miss this fabulous event.Tickets are selling fast!!!Buy via PhoneCall Larry Roberts at 917-359 ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2019, 8:45 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • 2018-19 Membership, High Holidays, and More! Welcome! Please read this letter from our Rabbi and some information about our upcoming High Holidays services and events. Order Tickets, Memberships, Yizkor Book Visit the Membership and High Holidays ...
    Posted Nov 20, 2018, 4:48 PM by Ezrath Israel
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2017-18 Past Special Events

  • Actors' Temple Bike Ride (Sun, August 5th, 2018, 11am) We leave from Rabbi Jill’s lobby, ride once around the park, return for bagels and fruit, and have a brief Torah Study. Please contact Rabbi Jill to ride with ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2018, 6:42 AM by Actors Temple Information
  • Erev Tisha B'Av (Sat, July 21st, 2018, 8pm, A Later Service) We commemorate the historical tragedies of summer with a special Dramatic Reading. All who wish to volunteer to take part and read are welcome! Everyone who is at the service ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2018, 6:42 AM by Actors Temple Information
  • Two Shabbatot in Honor of Barbara Bova (Fri, July 20th and 27th, 2018, 7pm) July 20th: Service and Special Oneg Shabbat to honor Barbara Bova on her Birthday, Retirement, Donation of the Kiddush Cup, and for the many things she does for the synagogue ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2018, 6:41 AM by Actors Temple Information
  • LGBTQ Pride Shabbat (Fri, June 22nd, 2018, 7pm) Service, Talk-Discussion, and Oneg Shabbat in honor of Pride Weekend and all persons LGBTQ.
    Posted Oct 5, 2018, 6:38 AM by Actors Temple Information
  • Israel Independence Day Service (Fri, Apr 20th, 2018, 7pm) Judy Buchman joins us for song, a celebration of the 70th Anniversary of a country composed of family. Phyllis Malamud sponsors the Oneg Shabbat in loving memory of her Father ...
    Posted Apr 24, 2018, 3:11 PM by Ezrath Israel
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Continuing / Ongoing

Shabbat and Holiday Services and Programs

  • 7 PM Fridays: Service followed by Oneg Shabbat (Food and Schmooze)
  • 10:30 AM Saturdays: Chavurah-Style Service, Torah Discussion in English & Oneg Shabbat (Food and Schmooze)
  • 3rd Saturdays 10:30 AM: Torah Reading & Breakfast: Opportunities to chant Torah portions.
  • Sponsor an Oneg Shabbat or a Musical Service, in honor of: Birthdays, Anniversaries, Births, Graduations or any Simcha.
  • We have services on all the major Jewish holidays.
  • Learner's service in conjunction with Shabbat Across America and Canada.

More about Shabbat and Holidays on the Prayer page.

Education for Adults and Children

  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah registration ongoing.
  • Adult Torah Study: Join us Wednesdays 7:30-9:30 PM, studying the Torah, Prophets, and Writings in English with Rabbi Jill at 96th Street. You are invited to join us by phone or in person. Please contact us for more details concerning what we are currently studying.
  • Conversion and Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah training.
  • One day Hebrew review class in conjunction with Read Hebrew America and Canada.

More about education on the Learning page.

Actors’ Temple Theatre

Our sanctuary space also serves as a theater venue, run by a production company separate from the synagogue. A portion of all ticket sales directly benefit the synagogue, and help us to maintain our historic building. Come and enjoy!

Please visit the separate website of the Actors' Temple Theatre for more details and information concerning these unique and exciting shows, including their performance schedule and ticket purchasing.

Scrap Book

  • Adult Torah Study
    Posted Aug 11, 2014, 9:37 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Cantata Performance
    Posted Aug 11, 2014, 9:31 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Sukkot 2013
    Posted Aug 11, 2014, 9:28 PM by Ezrath Israel
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