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Complicated Family Stories Are Explored in The Braid’s New Salon Show ‘Family Matters’

Complex family relationships are the theme of a new salon show by The Braid, formerly Jewish Women’s Theatre. Opening on March 6, community theatergoers will have the chance to see this show, titled, “Family Matters,” virtually across the globe on Zoom. “Family Matters” is the latest family-focused salon show that showcases stories, songs, videos and short plays….

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Complex and Complicated Stories About Family Explored in The Braid’s New Salon Show

“Family is not an important thing. It’s everything,” actor and health activist Michael J. Fox has said. His words provide a fitting introduction to Family Matters, a brand-new salon show from The Braid…

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Broadway Producer Sharleen Cooper Cohen To Share Stories From Her Showbiz Life At The Braid

First an author, then the producer of such musical hits as Stormy Weather: The Story of Lena Horne, An American in Paris, and soon the international smash An Officer and a Gentleman, which she co-wrote and produced, Sharleen Cooper Cohen has been called a true Jewish Renaissance Woman. Now she’s going to tell virtual audiences how she does it all when she visits Sunday Morning with The Braid on March 14.

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VIDEO: Man Behind the Music: New Play Tells Story of Violin Maker, Holocaust-Surviving Instruments

During one of their many conversations, violin maker Amnon Weinstein told playwright Lisa Pearl Rosenbaum that every piece of music played on one of the Violins of Hope says “Never again.” But none of those instruments would be played today if it wasn’t for the Weinstein family’s role in rescuing and restoring them…

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Help us win again! Nominating Phase ends March 12!

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Step #3: Type in “The Braid (JWT)” as your nomination for “Most Loved Cultural Venue” and follow the remaining instructions…THANK YOU!
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Back in March, as the COVID-19 pandemic took off, we asked our community to send in their stories illuminating some aspect of what we are feeling and experiencing during this unprecedented time in our recent history.

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