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Broadway Star Linda Lavin in Concert
The Axelrod Performing Arts Center (APAC) welcomes Linda Lavin to its stage on Sunday, February 26, 2017, for a concert and “gab session” at 2 PM. Linda Lavin became a household name in the 1970s when her hit sitcom “Alice” ran on CBS for nine years. Turning 80 in October, Lavin continues to do what she loves to do: perform! In addition to her decades-long television career, Lavin has been a staple on the New York stage since the 1960s, appearing in both musicals and plays.
Tony winner for her performance in “Broadway Bound,” Lavin was nominated for five other Tony Awards (“The Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” “The Diary of Anne Frank,” “The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife,” “Collected Stories” and “The Lyons”)
On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Godwin-Ternbach Museum and the 101st anniversary of Dada, we are pleased to announce the exhibition Chance Encounters: Cubism, Dada, and Surrealism. This survey of works on paper from the museum’s collection showcases 69 pieces by 23 major artists.
Chance Encounters: Cubism, Dada, and Surrealism began as an Art History course at Queens College, taught by Professor Edward Powers. True to the museum’s mission as a teaching collection, the course
With the Guidance of Alfred Hitchcock
After being shelved by the British Government in 1945 and following a restoration at Britain’s Imperial War Museum, German Concentration Camps Factual Survey, a feature-length documentary film commissioned by the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (SHAEF) and produced by the late filmmaker Sidney Bernstein, will have its first theatrical run in North America beginning January 6, 2017, at Cinema Village in New York City. This lost masterpiece
Honoring International Holocaust Remembrance Day and Wiesel’s recent passing
On Sunday, January 29, 2017, the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust joins with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene to honor the memory of Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, who died on July 2, 2016, by presenting a community reading of his landmark memoir NIGHT, which tells of his experience in German concentration camps with his father during the Holocaust. This reading is being held to coincide with
“Highs and lows make you feel that things matter,” writes Jonathan Safran Foer in his novel, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.” Indeed, the stakes could not have been higher when Israel’s Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team faced its heavily favored rival, the Russian CSKA Moscow squad, on a neutral court in Belgium in 1977.
Deadly terrorism against Israeli team members at the 1972 Munich Olympics and the devastating 1973 Yom Kippur war had cast despairing clouds over Israel during the