PAST EVENTS

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ELLEN HARPER: Life at the Center of the Folk Music Revival

Jewish folk legend shares heartwarming stories, compelling music history, and her triumph over discrimination. Includes a special dramatic performance plus Q&A with the audience. Moderated by Lisa Rosenbaum.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

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GENEALOGY: Our favorite new pastime

An exploration and talk with experts Libby Copeland and Tammy Hepps. Includes a special dramatic performance by 2 Braid actors and Q&A with the audience. Moderated by Arlene Sarner.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

JEWISH MOTHERS: Inspirational, Collaborative & Always Loving

Meet three successful moms and the super children they’ve raised: Lisa & Arline Geduldig; Sherri Morr & Jesse Bernstein; Galya & Shani Sarner.  Moderated by Maureen Rubin.

Sunday, May 2, 2021

VISIONARY JEWISH ARCHITECTS: A Conversation with LA’s Acclaimed Creators

Meet Bob Hale and Michael Lehrer, two renowned LA architects who share the stories behind their legendary global projects and the innovative environmental structures they  have created for our city. Moderated by Jodie Mendelson, architect and Braid board member.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

SHARLEEN COOPER COHEN: A True Renaissance Woman

Author, playwright, lyricist and Broadway producer. Sharleen shares stories from her showbiz life. Includes Q&A. Moderated by Arlene Sarner.

Sunday, March 14, 2021

ODD WOMAN OUT: Exposure in Essays and Stories

Melanie Chartoff reads from and discusses her hilarious, heartwarming, and engaging new book, full of candid and comedic tales of a 50-year-old acting career. Includes Q&A with Melanie. Moderated by Maureen Rubin.

Sunday, February 14, 2021

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LEONARD COHEN TRIBUTE

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 Rena Strober! Moderated by award-winning writer/producer Arlene Sarner.

Sunday, December 6, 2020

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