This diverse ensemble is comprised of individuals from varying backgrounds ranging from reform Judaism, conservative Judaism, and even those with no Jewish affiliation at all — all of whom have grappled with addiction, be it to alcohol, drugs, gambling and so forth.
Along with discussing infertility in a relatable way, Feit hopes to dispel misconceptions about infertility.
Superstar has been criticized for not speaking out for the Jewish community after Oct. 7.
It is no wonder that poems from “She Wasn’t Damaged” are used by mental health practitioners and in centers in Israel dedicated to survivors of sexual violence.
So far, the upcoming shows – including two in California – are still being held as planned.
“Subculture Vulture: A Memoir in Six Scenes” takes readers through Kasher’s relationship with Alcoholics Anonymous, Hasidic Judaism, the deaf world, Oakland’s raver scene, Burning Man, and standup comedy.
Jewish actress Natalie Portman stars as an actress researching her role playing a former teacher (Julianne Moore) who had an illegal affair with her student and later married. Loosely based on the true story of Mary Kay Letourneau and Vili Fualaau , despite some flaws, Portman and Moore both deliver outstanding performances.
Kingsley Ben-Adir delivers a performance that could get him nominated for an Oscar as the Jamaican reggae superstar in “Bob Marley: One Love.”
“The Chef” centers around Nimrod, an unemployed high-tech worker who starts working in the kitchen of a prestigious restaurant run by a brilliant chef.
At a time when Jews face rising antisemitism in the U.S. and around the world, the film “The Zone of Interest” addresses the chilling consequences of indifference.