55 episodes

The Braid (formerly Jewish Women's Theatre) presents unique staged storytelling experiences featuring poems, plays, songs and more from voices of all ages and backgrounds.

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    • Performing Arts
    • 5.0 • 20 Ratings

The Braid (formerly Jewish Women's Theatre) presents unique staged storytelling experiences featuring poems, plays, songs and more from voices of all ages and backgrounds.

    Episode #55: Audio Replay of Leonard Cohen Tribute

    Episode #55: Audio Replay of Leonard Cohen Tribute

    In case you missed it, Celebrate the Festival of Lights with a Tribute to Music and Literary Legend LEONARD COHEN. In conversation with Michael Posner, author of Leonard Cohen, Untold Stories: The Early Years (Book #1 of Leonard Cohen, Untold Stories. A 3 volume series.) Plus an unforgettable performance of Cohen classics by Broadway star [...]

    • 52 min
    Episode #54: Audio Replay of Jewish Women – An Archive of Our Own

    Episode #54: Audio Replay of Jewish Women – An Archive of Our Own

    In case you missed it...Who are the shoulders we stand on and where can we find their stories? Meet JUDITH ROSENBAUM – feminist, educator, historian, writer, activist—and CEO of the Jewish Women's Archive, the pioneering national organization that documents Jewish women’s stories, elevates their voices, and inspires them to be agents of change! Visit their [...]

    • 58 min
    Episode #53: Audio Replay of Virus Tsuris with Mental Health Experts

    Episode #53: Audio Replay of Virus Tsuris with Mental Health Experts

    In case you missed it, Mental Health experts help us find inner strength, courage and compassion as the current pandemic takes us on an emotional roller coaster ride. Our guests, psychiatrist Shelly Cohen M.D, J.D. and clinical psychologist Anita Siegman Ph. D, will help us understand and manage the responses of our bodies and minds. [...]

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Episode #52: Audio Replay of Dressing Hollywood! with Debra McGuire

    Episode #52: Audio Replay of Dressing Hollywood! with Debra McGuire

    In case you missed it, a talk with award-winning costume designer DEBRA MCGUIRE. Plus a photo fashion show of Debra’s work and audience Q & A. Click Here for Video Replay Moderated by Arlene Sarner, award-winning writer/producer. Fashion Designer and Costume Designer DEBRA MCGUIRE is best known for her 10 years on TVs FRIENDS. Scores [...]

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode #51: Audio Replay of Fierce, Funny and Fabulously Alive

    Episode #51: Audio Replay of Fierce, Funny and Fabulously Alive

    In case you missed it, a talk and Q&A with Adam Immerwahr, Artistic Director of Theatre J, America’s premier Jewish Theater in Washington DC, and award-winning playwright Alix Sobler. Moderated by author and JWT writer Lisa Rosenbaum. The lights of Yiddish theater have dimmed, but Jewish theater is alive and well in America today. What [...]

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Episode #50: Audio Replay of Double Lives, with Esther Amini and Jacqueline Saper

    Episode #50: Audio Replay of Double Lives, with Esther Amini and Jacqueline Saper

    In case you missed it, a conversation with the writers of new autobiographies that reveal the struggles and triumphs of growing up Jewish and Persian—both in Iran and America. Esther Amini is a writer, painter and psychotherapist.  Her stories have appeared in Elle, Lilith, and The Jewish Week, among others.  Her funny, poignant and uplifting debut memoir Concealed, Memoir of [...]

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Profesfor Grandma 20 ,

Entertaining and Educational

Love the JWT podcasts. Always something that makes me laugh and I always learn new things. Spread the word. It’s a winner.

Novelist54 ,

Love This!

This is such a hidden gem! Great conversations about a unique theater format with really interesting guests and a broad range of topics relating to contemporary Jewish life and art. Try it!

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Where jewish meets art!

Great stories and exposure to emerging artists!

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