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    "Sweet Tea & the Southern Jew"

    On Zoom | The Braid Theater

    When: Monday, 1/31/2022 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Where: Online

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      Purchase Tickets for all 3 shows

    Purchase tickets for the series of three shows for the special discounted price of $85.

    The first performance in this series will be held live on Zoom. The other performances are planned to be live, in-person, at the OFJCC.

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCCThrough its performances and programming, The Braid empowers artists and audiences to feel pride in Jewish culture while building community and connection between people of all backgrounds. Founded in Santa Monica, California, in 2007, The Braid has affiliates in three cities and counting, holds tours across the country, and is accessible globally via various online platforms.

    The Braid's Vision: To leave no Jewish story untold while celebrating the truths that connect us all.

    The Braid's Mission: To create, produce and preserve diverse, living Jewish stories that empower individuals, inspire community and build cultural legacy.

    In partnership with the Braid

    Performances in the series:

    • Sweet Tea & the Southern Jew
      January 31, 2022
      Growing up or living in our southern states, one finds oneself in a legacy of hospitality, good food and sometimes not quite fitting in with the neighbors. These are stories of struggle, humor and finding out what it means to be a Jew in the American South.
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    • Star Spangled Sabra
      March 28, 2022
      Israeli Americans share their stories of longing, loss and love in the Diaspora.
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    • Wide Open
      May 23, 2022
      What happens when opportunity stares us right in the face? Are we wide open to grab hold to it, or too frightened to act? These funny and thought-provoking true stories explore chance, romance, identity and much more as we open ourselves to life's unexpected twists and turns.
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    IMPORTANT COVID-19 INFORMATION: For in-person performances, proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID test taken within 72 hours of the event will be required. Either a physical COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card or the State of California Digital COVID-19 Vaccination Card may be offered as proof of full vaccination. Masks are required for all indoor spaces at the OFJCC.

    7:00–8:30 PM
    Online via Zoom (First show only)
    $35 | $85 for all three shows in the series
    Contact: Michelle Shabtai | [email protected]


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