BEYOND THE STAGE

2016-2017 Schedule of Events

Theater J is dedicated to taking its dialogues beyond the stage, offering an array of innovative public discussion forums, readings, and programs which explore the theatrical, cultural and social elements of our art throughout the year.

All events are free and open to everyone except where noted otherwise. All events and times subject to change. Please check this page for up-to-date announcements.

Date Discussion
Sunday, June 25 following 2:00 PM matinee

Dr. Edna Friedberg, Historian, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Dr. Friedberg will share some recent research uncovered through the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s History Unfolded project, regarding what was reported on in the U.S. around Kristallnacht.  A brief presentation will be followed by a Q&A with audience.

Thursday, June 29 following 7:30 PM performance Talkback with the cast of Broken Glass
Sunday, July 2 following 2:00 PM matinee Dr. Edna Friedberg, Historian, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Dr. Friedberg will share some recent research uncovered through the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s History Unfolded project, regarding what was reported on in the U.S. around Kristallnacht.  A brief presentation will be followed by a Q&A with audience.
Sunday, July 9 following 2:00 PM matinee JoAnna Wasserman, Education Initiatives Manager, Levine Institute for Holocaust Education. Ms. Wasserman will share some recent research uncovered through the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s History Unfolded project, regarding what was reported on in the U.S. around Kristallnacht.  A brief presentation will be followed by a Q&A with audience.


The Edlavitch DCJCC does not support or oppose candidates for elected public office. Opinions expressed at all programs of the Edlavitch DCJCC belong solely to those expressing them. The Edlavitch DCJCC partners with many organizations and groups to present programs, but does not endorse the political views or policy positions of any program partner. The Edlavitch DCJCC is committed to presenting a wide selection of programs that present multiple viewpoints and encourage you to visit our calendar for information on dialogues and public affairs programming.