Connect with Jewish Life: Culture

A full list of one-time and recurring events is in the Community Calendar.

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SEATTLE JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL
The 22nd annual cinematic exploration and celebration of global Jewish and Israeli life, history, complexity, culture and film for everyone. SJFF is a mainstay in the Seattle arts calendar, attracting thousands of patrons every year.
March 25 - April 2, various locations
Tickets, find out more.

THE DYBBUK
A young bride in a Polish shtetl is possessed by the spirit of her dead beloved in this Yiddish classic rooted in Jewish folklore. The Seattle Jewish Theater Company (SJTC) presents this tale of love caught between two worlds and a community dealing with mysterious, otherworldly forces. Performed in English and directed by SJTC Artistic Director Art Feinglass

Performance Schedule
April 2, 2 pm, University Prep Theater,Wedgwood. Sponsored by Congregation Beth Shalom and Temple Beth Am. Tickets.
April 9, 2 pm, Shalom Club at Trilogy, Redmond. Performance for residents.
April 15, 7:30 pm, Kenyon Hall, West Seattle. Tickets.
April 23, 2 pm, Stroum Jewish Community Center. Tickets.
April 30, 2 pm. Seattle Central Library, Microsoft Auditorium, Free.
May 6, 3 pm, Temple B'nai Torah. Free.
CURATED TOUR OF CASCADIA ART MUSEUM
Join the  Washington State Jewish Historical Society for a a tour of Cascadia Art Museum's newest exhibit, "Northwest Social Realism and the American Scene: 1930-1950." With Curator David Martin, co-owner of Martin-Zambito Fine Art in Seattle.
March 26, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm, Cascadia Art Museum, Edmonds
RSVP, find out more.

THE RACHEL/LEAH PLAY: THE IN-HEIR-ITANCE PROJECT
Acclaimed actor/playwright Jon Adam Ross brings The InHEIRitance Project to Seattle, one of five cities selected for a world premiere of plays inspired by Book of Genesis matriarchs and patriarchs, devised through local conversations, community engagement and study.
April 6, 7:30 pm, Stroum Jewish Community Center
Tickets, find out more.

#NW ISRAEL FEST
@NWIsraelFest will be a celebration of all things Israel, featuring holiday observances, social gatherings, cultural events, and more.
April 22-May 7, various venues.
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THE JOURNEY THAT SAVED CURIOUS GEORGE
Exhibit tells the incredible journey made by Curious George creators Margret and H.A. Rey to escape the Nazi invasion of Paris in 1940. Watercolor paintings commissioned by artist Allen Drummond depict the flight of Margret and H.A. Rey from Nazi-occupied Europe.
Through May 24, Holocaust Center for Humanity
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