Cathy and Morris Bart Jewish Cultural Arts Series

The Cathy and Morris Bart Jewish Cultural Arts Series celebrates Jewish authors, music, and films. All events take place at the New Orleans Uptown JCC and are free and open to the community unless otherwise noted. For questions, contact Judy Yaillen.

2019-2020 schedule of events

September 16 - King Bibi [documentary; 1h 27min] 

October 23 - The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion, Steven R. Weisman in conversation with Walter Isaacson 

November 19 - Shuk, Einat Admony in conversation with Alon Shaya 

December 22 - Community Chanukah Celebration featuring music by The LeeVees 

January 21 - Tel Aviv on Fire [comedy, drama, romance; 1h 40min]

February 11 - Shoelaces [drama; 1h 38min]

March 31 - A Field Guide to the Jewish People, Dave Barry, Adam Mansbach, and Alan Zweibel - CANCELED

May 6 - Golda’s Balcony, The Film [biography; 1h 26min] - TBD

 

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We’re Quarantined -- But What About Passover?

No doubt this year’s Passover seder will be different, but that does not mean it cannot be special and meaningful.  Rachel Ruth, the JCC’s director of senior services and basic go-to person for all things food-related, shares her thoughts on next week’s Passover celebration.

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Greater New Orleans Jewish Community COVID-19 Response Initiative

The Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans, Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans, and the Jewish Endowment Foundation of Louisiana have partnered with a number of area synagogues to create a Jewish community response helpline program for problems related to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Download JCC Virtual Zoom Backgrounds

Missing your favorite spots at the JCC? We've got you covered with virtual JCC backgrounds to use on your Zoom calls. See below for a tutorial on how to update your background, then click your favorite image to download. 

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WWLTV Spots JCC's Live Camp Dance Party

Utilizing the newly created JCC Camp Facebook Group, our Assistant Camp Director logged into Facebook Live and led camp families through favorite dances like "I Get Loose" and "All I Eat Is Pizza." WWL spotted Brigid in action and interviewed her for the Monday night news.

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