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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You’re Invited: Six13 on 6.13!

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Writing pop music songs and turning them into a capella parodies wasn’t what Mike Boxer and Six13 set out to do, but it turns out that is a strength for the Brooklyn-based group. “It’s funny that we fell into this Weird Al Yankovich-ization,” said Boxer. “It’s not what we set out to do; we have […]

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Lizz Winstead Coming Home For NCJW MN Event

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Lizz Winstead has long considered herself a radical actor – as she says, being a woman who stands on stage and decides her opinion is worth hearing is a radical act. A Minneapolis native, Winstead has done stand-up, was the brains behind The Daily Show, and started The Lady Parts Justice League, a New York-based […]

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The Jew Review: Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

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Just yesterday, after months of debating if I should get an Amazon Prime membership I learned that I already HAVE an Amazon Prime membership. Upon finding out that past Amelia was such a big spender, I decided to finally sit down and binge the entirety of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Let me tell those of […]

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The Jew Review: ‘One Of Us’

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From the filmmakers of Jesus Camp (which explores the Evangelical Church and its controversial recruitment and educational programs), One of Us is a documentary which follows three formerly ultra-Orthodox Jews as they transition out of the Hasidic community. This provocative film illustrates the hardships associated with one’s decision to leave this otherwise insular and closed community. The title, One of […]

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