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THE ACTORS’ TEMPLE
Announcements – Week of December 30, 2013
- SHABBAT PM, Friday 1/3, 7 PM: Service & Oneg Shabbat with The New Synagogue
- SHABBAT AM, Saturday, 1/4, 10:30 AM: Service, Discussion, & Oneg, Parashat Vayera
- LOOKING AHEAD: Jewish Music Series: Vox Hebraica, Tu B’Shevat Seder, A new partnership, & more!
- EDUCATION: Hebrew School for Children Mondays; No Torah Study this Wednesday.
- THANK YOU, DONATIONS, & GIVING
- HEALTH & HEALING
- YAHRZEIT AND KADDISH
- NOTEWORTHY EVENTS: Stone & Stone, Heidi Latsky Dance, Women’s Talent Show, Louise Poster’s shows; AT Shows: Black Angels Over Tuskegee, Cuff Me, 50 Shades of Grey, It’s Just Sex, & Honestly Abe; June Stern. Dr. Dalita Rubenstein, Celeste Wiseblood, Valerie Brown, seek clients
- SHABBAT, Friday, January 3rd at 7 PM: Service & Oneg Shabbat with The New Synagogue. Beginning 1/3, The New Synagogue will be joining with The Actors’ Temple each first Friday of the month, and as many more as they would like to attend. Rabbis Roger Ross & Scott Matous, Cantors Judy Steel and Jeanie Kwartler and their members will worship with us. We commemorate the Yahrzeits of: Martha
Shyatt Libien (1Shevat), Mitchell Fastow (2), Hinda Belsky (4) Bertha
Libien (6), Katelin Fried Stark (7) Charles Peimer (8).
- SHABBAT AM Saturday, January 4th, 10:30 AM Service, Discussion, & Oneg Shabbat, Parashat Bo.
- Announcing a New Concert Series: Vox Hebraica opens its inaugural season at The Actors' Temple with a double bill featuring the renowned NYC-based Klezmer bands, Metropolitan Klezmer and Isle of Klezbos, Friday, 1/10. 9 PM. Tickets $15; $10/Stu/Srs, APAP & Actors' Temple members/congregants Free or by donation. This series has been created and is curated by Marina Kifferstein.
- Shabbat Service for the Performing Community, 2nd Fridays at 6 PM. Next Service 1/10.
- Two Synagogues Come Together: Beginning 1/3, The New Synagogue will be joining with The Actors’ Temple each first Friday of the month, and as many more as they would like to attend. Rabbis Roger Ross & Scott Matous, Cantors Judy Steel and Jeanie Kwartler and their members will worship with us. We welcome them and look forward to many celebrations in the future!
B’Shevat Seder, Friday, January 17th, 6:30 PM. Seder, Music by James
Besser, Piano, and Dinner. Lilly Galperin will play a program: Songs
from Around the World during dinner.
Requested: SPONSORS needed for the Tu B’Shevat Seder and people to set
up and clean up. Please contact Rabbi Jill to help or to donate. Thank
- Bar Mitzvah of Nathaniel Gonzalez, Saturday, January 18th. Kiddush sponsored by the Gonzalez family.
- Next Children’s Service: 1/24 at 6:30 PM.
WELCOME NEW MEMBER
We welcome Rochelle Kane, our newest member. Thank you so much for joining our synagogue!
TORAH STUDY for Adults: Join us Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30 PM, studying in
English with Rabbi Jill at 96th Street. Reading the Book of Exodus. No
class this Wednesday, 1/1.
- Hebrew School for K-5 Mondays at 4 PM; Bar/Bat Mitzvah registration ongoing.
THANK YOU AND DONATIONS
you to: Aron Bederson, Andrew Berkman, Barbara Bova, Sally Gerity, Ira
Helf, Peter & Stacy Hochfelder, Hilda Jaffe, Greg & Karin Kayne,
David Rothblatt & Judith Steel for your kind donations.
thanks to Barbara Bova, David Bier, and others for setting up and
cleaning up our Shabbat services. We really appreciate your help. Thank
you to Daniel Miller for maintaining the website.
an Oneg Shabbat or a Musical Service in honor of any Life Cycle event
such as: Birthdays, Anniversaries, Births, Graduations, Aufruf, Bar/Bat
Mitzvah, Wedding, or any Simcha or event.
- A leaf on our Tree of Life Plaque, is only $180. Chair Plaques can be personalized and donated.
also consider remembering The Actors’ Temple in your will. We are
available for Memorial Services and we have Cemetery Plots in New
Jersey. Please call or email.
HEALTH AND HEALING
Sh'lema to: Valerie Brown, Milton Platt, Adela Svei, Judith Tedeschi,
Dalita Rubenstein, Phyllis Malamud, Matt Clark, Ronnie Eulau, Lois
Libien, David Belsky, Maya Demri, Joseph Kashangaki, Alan Bergman, Zell
Schwartzman, Mark Kigler, Liz Strickoff, Sally Gerity, Carole Elfman,
Steven Gellman, Elinor & Wendy Rosenthal, and Alan Bandler. We pray
they will be well again soon.
YAHRZEITS AND KADDISH
remember (Heb. Date of Passing–Tevet: Martha Shyatt Libien (1Shevat),
Mitchell Fastow (2), Hinda Belsky (4) Bertha Libien (6), Katelin Fried
Stark (7) Charles Peimer (8) 1/3; Philip Greenberg (14) Meyer Libien
(15) 1/10; Rebecca Horbund (18); Ruth Langfelder Harris (21), David
Rosner (1/17), Father of Su Nissan(1/22), Emily Rantz (1/17), 1/17;
Abraham Diamond, Albert Rothstein, Edward Helf (25), Charles Teitelbaum
(1/25), Jonas Speciner (1/27), 1/24; Frances Friedman (29), Barry Linden
(29), Irving Lerner (29), Jenee Bandler (30), 1/31. Gertrude Speciner
(2/11), Harry Crysostomas, 2/7; Natalia Galperin, 2/21.
recall for Kaddish: Michael Rubenstein, Beatrice Friedman, Louis Salko,
Roselyn Kessler, Bernard Thaler, Joshua Caruso, Lila Ruth Diamond, Mark
Landers, Lorraine May Rubenstein, John Nicholson, Alfonso Ragland,
Helen Turner, Ted Tedeschi, Marilyn Rosenthal, Jan Berger, Fred Winters,
Regina Reznik, Herschl Koblenz, Linda Bockhold, Miriam Silver, Arnold
- The Stone and Stone Show, 12/30, 8 PM, The PIT, 123 E. 24th St., (Park – Lex), $10 Tickets, no drink min.
- Vox Hebraica, A new Jewish Music Series,
opens its inaugural season at the Actors' Temple: a double bill
featuring the renowned NYC-based Klezmer bands, Metropolitan Klezmer and
Isle of Klezbos, 1/10, 9 PM.
- Heidi Latsky Dance performs a new work at West End Theatre, 1/24-26, Soaking Wet series, 263 W. 86th St. (B’way - W. End). Tickets $20, $15 artists/stu/srs.
- Tomatoes Got Talent: Randie Levine-Miller & Cheryl Benton present the first talent show for women over 40: those who were pros and those in other fields. Apply www.thethreetomatoes.com/talent.html by 1/4 for audition on 1/11 & show on 1/21 at Stage 72/Triad.
- Phyllis & Mark Marmer of Katz Jewelers will
donate 10% of sales/repairs to the temple, for members. 212 697-0655,
237 Park Ave. (46th), specializing in watch & jewelry repair and
- Louise Poster sings Tues-Fri at L’ybane Restaurant & at Broadway Thai. Sat-Mon.’s. No Covers, 1 Drink min.
- AT Theatre’s shows: It’s Just Sex (about marriage), Cuff Me, 50 Shades of Grey, a parody of an infamous book, also Black Angels Over Tuskegee, & (for kids) Honestly Abe. Telecharge.com or 212/239-6200.
- Valerie Brown, 212 496 6484, available for big cleaning projects. Call Rabbi Jill for Valerie’s contact information. Dr. Dalita Rubenstein seeking psychotherapy clients (sliding scale), 212-627-8624; June Stern seeking tutoring students, Pre-K to 5th.Celeste Wiseblood seeking hypno/psychotherapy clients 917-833-8885.
HAVE A WONDERFUL AND BLESSED WEEK !