Jewish Humor Festival Featuring Mix Of National, Local Talent

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Despite transitioning to a new role, at the Sabes JCC, Twin Cities Jewish Humor Festival founder Claire Avitabile couldn’t pass up a chance to help Twin Cities Jewish Cultural Arts Director Robyn Awend create the lineup for the Festival’s 10 anniversary. “Robyn and I have worked together over a decade, and we wanted the 10th […]

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Who The Folk?! David Harris

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“Comedy is tragedy plus time,” says David Harris, who doesn’t like to call himself an artist (for fear of sounding pretentious), but nonetheless he is one. Behind a joke can stand hot air, or the catharsis of facing personal pain, and everything in between. For Harris, this is both the terrifying and fascinating part of the […]

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Mount Zion to Host Exhibit of Jewish Life in Canada

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The exhibit will be on display in the month of June. The US-Canada border is the longest undefended border in the world. For nearly 250 years, the Jewish community has made important contributions to life in Canada, from human rights and architecture to government and the arts.  This valuable legacy is explored in a new, […]

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Jewish Concerts This Summer!

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The summer weather already has us shvitzing — what the heck, Minnesota?! But summer in Minnesota means plenty of summer concerts to get to! And what better way to embrace being Jewish than attending a “Jewish” concert? We’ve rounded up all of the biggest Jewish headliners making their way to the Cities this summer and we give […]

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Common Sound – How to Get In For Free

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They say that there is no such thing as a free lunch, but there is such a thing as free entry to the Common Sound Festival on June 17th at Beth El. Concert Information Benilde-St. Margaret’s is partnering with Beth El Synagogue to present an inaugural outdoor summer concert unlike any other. This unique, unified […]

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