Virtual Twin Cities Jewish Humor Festival – Opening Night
January 28–31, 2021
The Virtual Twin Cities Jewish Humor Festival includes local and national comics who represent and reflect the diversity of Jewish culture. With something for everyone, the Festival creates space for laughter, healing, connection and joy in the middle of winter.
All Fest Pass – $18*
*does not include the Teen Workshop
What War Zone?
Standup Comedy from Israel
THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 2021
7 PM • LIVE Virtual Event
Join host Jonathan Gershberg as he welcomes comedian Benji Lovitt LIVE from Israel. Benji presents a hilarious picture of Israel by deconstructing cultural differences and the immigrant experience in Israel. Benji’s energy and enthusiasm will make you laugh out loud as he sheds light on Jewish holidays, cultural differences, and of course, humor during a global pandemic. Q & A to follow.
Jonathan Gershberg is a writer, comedian and producer based in Minneapolis, MN. In 2015, he created Minnesota Tonight, a local late night comedy show filmed at Brave New Workshop.
Presented in partnership with Israel Center of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation