Welcome to lifelong learning.

Beyond Books

Broaden your Streicker Center experience with a deeper look into the stories and people that enliven our stages. Three lunchtime events connected to Streicker Center Events.
For Temple Emanu-El Members only. Lunch will be served.

Wednesday, October 17
Arthur Miller: The Man, the Writer, the Political Activist

Suggested reading: The Crucible or Death of a Salesman

On Miller’s birthday, join us for a conversation about his life and work with Dr. Stephen Marino, founding editor of The Arthur Miller Journal and author of numerous books on Miller, including Arthur Miller’s Century.

Monday, November 19
How Broadway Became a Jewish Enclave

Suggested reading: Stewart F. Lane, Jews on Broadway

Enjoy a discussion of the evolution of Jewish dominance of the Great White Way led by John Kenrick, adjunct faculty member at NYU and former personal assistant to six Tony winners.

Wednesday, December 5

Suggested reading: Barbra Streisand: Redefining Beauty, Femininity and Power by Neal Gabler

Spend an afternoon talking about the legendary singer/songwriter/actress/director’s rise to fame and her defiance of convention with Neal Gabler, historian of Hollywood. With a special musical guest singing…Barbra’s best.

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