Thursday, June 17th 2021   |

Director, writer Susan Sandler releases ‘Julia Scotti: Funny That Way’

By ALAN SMASON

It’s taken more than six years of her life, beset with challenges such as a global pandemic in the final year of post-production and editing, but Susan Sandler has finished the documentary film she began in 2015...

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Jason Robert Brown’s ‘Songs for a New World’ freshly minted at Jazz Museum

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out”)

Jason Robert Brown was all of 25 when he first propositioned Daisy Prince, the daughter of renowned Broadway producer Hal Prince, to take him on as a project in which he would...

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Breaking News

Biden officially nominates Thomas Nides as ambassador to Israel

(JNS.org) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday officially announced the nomination of Thomas Nides to serve as U.S. Ambassador to Israel.

Nides, 60, has held prominent roles in the private and public sectors.

From 2010-2013, he served as the...

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Opinions & Voices

OP-ED: Why Benjamin Netanyahu treated the Jewish media with contempt

By GARY ROSENBLATT

(New York Jewish Week via JTA) — Whether this week marks the last of Benjamin Netanyahu’s record-setting tenure as prime minister or is just a prelude to another never-count-him-out comeback, it seems a fitting moment to try...

Today in Israeli History - June 17th

Hadassah Medical Center Breaks Ground

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