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SACRED TIME. 5/23. FREE.

SACRED TIME. SAT 5/23, 9PM FREE How do we make time holy? What boundaries, physical and emotional, do we have to cross? Join us for an exploration into these questions with learning, dance and digital art. Last February we had to cancel SACRED TIME because of a really bad snowstorm. We..


SARAH FRIEDLAND EXPLAINS ‘5 X LYDDA’

Filmmaker Sarah Friendland talks about her new project 5 x Lydda, a documentary installation about the 1948 history of the city of Lyd/Lod (formerly Lydda) and how that wartime history permeates the present. Come see an excerpt of the project and hear Sarah discuss her experience making it on 4/1...

TIME OUTSIDE US. 4/1

HOW DO WE USE TIME TO CREATE ORDER IN OUR LIVES?  WEDNESDAY, 4/1 7:30PM $20 RUN TIME: 75 MIN. JOIN US FOR AN EVENING OF SUBVERSIVE TEACHINGS AND INNOVATIVE ART AND PERFORMANCES INSPIRED BY ANCIENT JEWISH TEXTS. The evening will feature: FILM: “5 x Lydda” SARAH FRIEDLAND 5 x Lydda..

THIS IS WHY WE NEED TO LOOK AT THE MOON

BY ANDY TEIRSTEIN  When I was a kid, I remember walking down the street, peering up at the full moon, and feeling a secret connection. It woke something in me, a kind of truth in nature, a relationship. Years later, sleeping on a mountain in Maine or in canyons out..

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ABOUT

LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture is a program of the 14th Street Y that uses classic Jewish texts to inspire the creation of art, dialogue and study.

CALENDAR

Join us for LABAlive, our series of live events which feature cutting edge artwork and performances combined with provocative teachings.

FELLOWS

Every year LABA selects a group of culture-makers to take part in our house of study. Learn more about this year’s fellows and our yearly theme TIME.