Upcoming Events, Calendar, and Bulletins

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Upcoming Special Events Details

  • Comedy Benefit (Mon, May 15th, 2017, 7pm) Back by Popular Demand! Produced by Bob Greenberg (pictured below) Starring Stand-Up Comics as seen on TV: Scott Blakeman, Joey Callahan, Sandy Ehlers, Mike Fine, Stevie Gb, Bob Greenberg, Rhonda Hansome, Nancy Lombardo, Alan Streisfeld, Joan Alster Weisblatt, Ira Allen and Ron Gold on the Piano, with Carmen Goldberg, Vocalist. Tickets: $40 Friend, $50 Mensch, $100 Angel, $200 Seraph. Buy Tickets Online Now or send a check made out to The Actors’ Temple or fax credit card info to 212-586-3025 Come out for a great night of comedy!
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 8:40 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Yom HaShoah / Yom Haatzmaut (Fri, April 21st / 28th, 2017, 7pm) Yom HaShoah Remembrance Service, Friday, April 21, 2017, 7 PM, with Lori Leifer singing Yiddish Songs. Yom Haatzmaut, Israel Independence Day Celebration, Friday, April 28, 2017, 7 PM. Oneg sponsored by Dorothy Silvernagel to honor the memory of her beloved husband, Philip Silvernagel.
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 8:23 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Passover Services (April 11th-17th, 2017) In addition to our second night community seder, we also invite you to attend the special Holiday and Shabbat services for Passover: Passover (1st Day) Morning Torah & Hallel Service, Tuesday, April 11th, 2017, 10:30amShabbat Evening Service, Friday, April 14th, 2017, 7 PMShabbat Morning Service, Saturday, April 15th, 2017, 10:30 AMPassover (7th Day) Morning Yizkor, Torah & Hallel Service, Monday, April 17th, 2017, 10:30 AM
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 8:21 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Community Second Night Passover Seder (Tue, April 11th, 2017, 6pm) We invite you to our COMMUNITY SECOND NIGHT PASSOVER SEDER! Catered by Food in Motion A Delicious and Spiritual Evening Music by James Besser, Pianist $95/Non-members; $75/Members; Children $20; Under 10 Free Buy Tickets online now or download the Printable Order Form below. Also download the Flyer and the scrumptious dairy/fish/vegetable dinner Menu.
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 1:49 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Passover Package Delivery with Dorot (Sun, April 2nd, 2017, 10am-noon) Those interested in delivering packages, please contact coordinator Mario Sisneros,, 323 205 8872, or Rabbi Jill.
    Posted Mar 25, 2017, 4:21 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Spring, 2017 Program Summary See the summary document below about our Spring 2017 programs, including Passover services and seder, Shavuot services and dinner, Holocaust Remembrance Service, Israel Independence Day Shabbat, and our annual Comedy Benefit, and Founder's Weekend, the final part of our 100th anniversary celebration. The folders below contain detailed flyers.
    Posted Mar 25, 2017, 3:29 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Purim Celebration (Sat, March 11th, 2017, 7pm) Service, Sing Along, Megillah Reading & MY LITTLE ESTHER, an Original Purim Spiel with professional actors and comedians, written by Bob Greenberg. Don’t miss it! Holiday Oneg follows the service.
    Posted Mar 10, 2017, 11:38 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Actors' Temple 100th Anniversary Gala Celebration (Mon, March 13th, 2017, 6-9pm) *** SOLD OUT *** PLAN TO JOIN US FOR ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENINGS IN THE HISTORY OF OUR "JEWEL OF A SHUL". Join us on the evening of Monday, March 13th, 2017, 6-9 pm at the Friars Club. Hors d'oeuvres, open bar, buffet dinner and dessert, plus fabulous entertainment. We will be honoring the great actress Tovah Feldshuh, Jackie Hoffman and our own Barbara Bova, and we will have the finest and most talented performers entertaining you with food and drink all evening long. Performing will be Andrew Beall, composer of SONG OF SOLOMON, the lovely and talented Anna Bergman, the beautiful and charming Adrienne Haan (accompanied by Richard Danley,) Pianist James Besser, Violinist Marina Kifferstein, Comedians Jackie ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2017, 8:09 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • A Wing and a Prayer Benefit (Mon, Feb 13th, 2017, 8pm) A Variety Show with up and coming Broadway performers, singing love songs and rejoicing in the power of love; Monday, February 13, 8 PM, to help the Historic Actors’ Temple build an ADA Accessible Restroom; Musical Direction by Josh Freilich, produced by Dan Schneider and sponsored by the Florence Belsky Trust. Tickets: $25; $10 Students and Seniors.   Buy Tickets
    Posted Jan 17, 2017, 1:20 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • Tu B'Shevat Programs (Fri-Sun, Feb 10th-12th, 2017) Friday, February 10th, 6:30 PM: TU B’SHEVAT SEDER: Potluck Dinner and Seder-Style Shabbat Service, a Mystical Seder for the New Year of the Trees, our Environmental Holiday, with pianist James Besser and singer Aron Bederson. Come eat the native fruits and nuts of Israel and drink some wine, as we ascend through the four worlds. Please bring a dairy/vegetarian dish to share. Lilly Galperin plays a piano program of Baroque to Modern and Songs from Around the World during dinner. Sunday, February 12th, 4-5:30 PM: The Actors' Temple and Different Directions team up for another Family Workshop for Tu B'Shevat, the New Year of the Trees, at The Actors' Temple, 339 West 47th ...
    Posted Jan 24, 2017, 1:48 PM 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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Recent E-Mail Bulletins

  • Weekly Announcements March 6th, 2017.pdf   147k - Mar 14, 2017, 11:54 AM by Jill Hausman (v1)
  • Weekly Announcements March 13th, 2017.pdf   246k - Mar 14, 2017, 11:54 AM by Jill Hausman (v1)
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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.

Past ARTS@AT Events

  • 2016 Annual Gala: Falling in Love with Love (Mon, Mar 21st, 2016, 7:30 pm) Your opportunity to support the historic Actors' Temple at a gala one-night-only performance featuring exquisite opera singer ANNA BERGMAN in a concert of both classical art songs and ...
    Posted Mar 23, 2016, 10:35 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • The Louis Moreau Trio (Fri, Feb 19th, 2016, 9:00 pm) Marina Kifferstein, violin; Arnaud Ghillebaert, violin/viola; Liam Veuve, cello in a program featuring Arnold Schoenberg’s Trio, Opus 45, one of the composer's final works. Tickets: $15 in ...
    Posted Mar 3, 2016, 12:48 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • The Epichorus (Mon, Dec 14th, 2015, 7:30 pm) Led by Rabbi Zach Fredman of The New Shul, The Epichorus is an ensemble stirring the sounds of Judeo-Arabic retro-folk. They are creating new sounds in world music ...
    Posted Jan 21, 2016, 1:55 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • The Free Sound Ahn-Somble with special guest Frank London (Tues, Nov 10th, 2015, 9:00 pm) This adventurous ensemble takes you on a journey through big band, free jazz, and experimental improvisation. Tickets: $15 in advance; $20 at the door; $10 for students and seniors; free ...
    Posted Jan 21, 2016, 1:51 PM by Ezrath Israel
  • When Comedy Went to School (Mon, Oct 26th, 2015, 7:30 pm) Why are there so many Jewish comedians? Lawrence Richards is the Writer/Producer of this film, which explores this provocative question in a seriously side splitting look at the Borscht ...
    Posted Jan 21, 2016, 10:54 AM by Ezrath Israel
  • Queen of Mean: The Rise and Fall of Leona Helmsley (Mon or Thurs, Apr 4th or 7th, 2016, 7:30 pm) Starring TOVAH FELDSHUH as Leona Helmsley. April 4th performance now sold out!April 7th performance now sold out! A reading, with songs, of the new musical! Does getting what we ...
    Posted May 10, 2016, 7:22 AM 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.

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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