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AJT is now an Alliance!

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

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AJT 2017 Conference

Join us Oct 22-25 in Boston, for our conference... This year, themed around Collaboration.

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AJT Special Achievements

AJT recognized several members at our 2016 conference in St. Louis.

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Pop-up events

AJT’s pop-ups are spontaneous events to celebrate and attract Jewish theatre and performance nationwide by the Alliance’s members. If you have an idea for an Alliance pop-up – that is, a specific show or performance to offer discounts to Alliance members – see the submission criteria below.

Submission Criteria

  • Applicant must be a paid member of the Alliance for Jewish Theatre
  • A designated person must be present from the Alliance to be a representative
  • Approval by the AJT Executive Director

Got an event that could be an AJT pop-up? Fill out the pop-up event form (PDF or Word) and email it to David Chack.

Find out here about upcoming and past pop-up events!

February 12, 18, or 19, 2017 – Philadelphia

Theatre Ariel, located in the Philadelphia area is presenting AJT president Hank Kimmel’s newest work, as part of their 2016-17 Salon Season of Jewish Theatre, in the intimate salon setting of a home on February 12, 18, and19. Location will be sent after tickets are purchased.

Divided Amongst Ourselves by Hank Kimmel is a world premiere! Rabbi Samantha Marcus and her three sisters – a successful developer, a struggling tennis pro and an emerging spiritualist – have all been out of touch for years. Following the death of their father, they reunite to examine their shared legacy and divide the estate.

Theatre Ariel has a limited number of tickets available for Alliance members at the $18 (half-off) discount price. Join us on either February 12, 18, or 19. Use the code AJTPOPUP.

Opening night is already sold out so get your tickets right away! Visit www.TheatreAriel.org.

through October 21, 2016 – New York City

Not That Jewish, a new play developed by AJT member Jewish Women’s Theatre, runs in New York through March, 2017. This one-woman play by Emmy Award winner Monica Piper performs at New World Stages, 50th St. between 8th & 9th. Dates and times: http://www.broadway.com/shows/not-jewish/

It’s free to AJT Members, per availability. (As of October 10th, there’s availability.) Contact artistic director Ronda Spinak, ronda@jewishwomenstheatre.org.

From her show business family in the Bronx, to a WASP wedding, to her first step on a comedy club stage and life as a single mom, Monica Piper shares the milestones and moments that shaped her life with the same signature wit found in her writing on, Roseanne, Mad About You, and her Emmy Award winning work on Rugrats.

Washington, D.C. – September 24-25, 2016

Join AJT president Hank Kimmel, welcome new Theater J artistic director Adam Immerwahr, and catch up with longtime AJT colleague Ari Roth, artistic director of Mosaic Theater…

At Mosaic Theatre, on September 25th:

  • SATCHMO AT THE WALDORF by Terry Teachout, Dir. Eleanor Holdridge. 3pm.
    Buy tickets. Use code “Satchmo50” for a 50% discount!
  • Race & Identity Workshop, immediately following the performance; free and open to the public. (More information)
  • THE BLACK JEW THING by Stacy Rose and Alexis Spiegel, Dir. Logan Vaughn. 7pm
    $15 tickets available available

Atlas Performing Arts Center 1333 H Street NE, Washington, DC 20002
Box Office: 202-399-7993 ext 2

The Last Schwartz
by Deborah Zoe Laufer
Directed by Adam Immerwahr
$18 tickets (+ $7 admin fee) – use code AJT when checking out
September 24, 8pm
Theater J
Washington District of Columbia Jewish Community Center
1529 16th Street NW, Washington DC 20036
(202) 518-9400

Buy your tickets, then let us know you’re coming, at chack@iglou.com

Atlanta – September 23, 2016

theatre dybbuk’s
S’LACH LANU: FORGIVE US

Aaron Henne, Artistic Director
Friday, September 23, 6 pm
The Temple, an historic landmark and institution
1589 Peachtree St, Atlanta 30309
RSVP: Hank Kimmel, 404-735-9132  hwkimmel@gmail.com
Pre-show meet-up: 5:15pm, at Java Negilah coffee shop, at the front of The Temple.

July 18, 2016 – New York City

Yiddish Theatre’s Legacy in American Performance
Museum of the City of New York
Panelists: Tovah Feldshuh, Jackie Hoffman, Adam Kantor, Michelle Slonim, David Chack (moderator)

Listen to the entire panel, or read a recap (below):

Part 1:

Part 2:

Part 3:

Recap: AJT’s July pop-up, New York

Announcement: AJT’s first Pop-Up! New York City, July 18th

Conference

AJT’s 2017 Annual Conference COLLABORATION October 22-25, 2017 Boston, Massachusetts AJT’s annual conference, in partnership with Jewish Arts Collaborative Boston, presents its annual conference – its first under the name […]

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Membership

Join or renew your AJT membership now for 2017! Add 2018 now, at a discount! Not sure if it’s time to renew? Check with Eli Taylor, AJT Coordinator (eli@alljewishtheatre.org) To […]

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