AJT is now an Alliance!AJT 2018 ConferenceAJT Special Achievements

AJT is now an Alliance!

AJT is now the Alliance for Jewish Theatre! What's in a name? Plenty...

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AJT 2018 Conference

Join us Oct 21-23 in Philadelphia, for our conference... This year, themed Connecting • Learning • Doing.

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AJT Special Achievements

AJT recognizes several members at our annual conferences!

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President – Hank Kimmel (President, Working Title Playwrights; playwright, attorney, Atlanta)
Vice-president – Aaron Henne (Artistic Director, theatre dybbuk, Los Angeles)
Vice-president – Doug Brook (playwright, director; Artistic Director, Theatre Chevruta, Los Gatos, CA; Executive Director, Silicon Valley Shakespeare, San Jose, CA)
Vice-president – Ralph Meranto (Artistic Director, Center Stage Theatre, Rochester, New York)
Secretary –  Jordana Halpern (Managing Director, Jewish Repertory Theatre of Western New York, Buffalo)
Treasurer – Yoni Oppenheim (Artistic Director, 24/6 A Jewish Theater Co., New York)
Immediate Past President – David Y. Chack (Producing Artistic Director, ShPIel – Performing Identity, Chicago)

Executive Director – David Y. Chack (Producing Artistic Director, ShPIel – Performing Identity, Chicago)
AJT Webmaster – Doug Brook

Jesse Garlick
Roy Horovitz
Wendy Kout
Becky Price
Jon Adam Ross (InHEIRitance Project, New York)
Ronda Spinak (Co-Founder, Artistic Director, Jewish Women’s Theatre, Los Angeles)

Ex Officio (non-voting)
Mira Hirsch (director, Atlanta)
Ellen Schiff (Scholar and Professor Emerita, New York)
Robert Skloot (Scholar and Professor Emeritus, Madison, WI)

Honorary Board Member (in memoriam): Theodore Bikel


Alliance for Jewish Theatre’s 2018 Conference in Philadelphia October 21 – 23, 2018 This Year’s Theme: Connecting • Learning • Doing Check out a preview of what we’re planning! Details […]

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