The Fall is Female at The JCC

The fall is female at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, with a season of arts and cultural programs showcasing the power, diversity, and fierceness of today’s female creators, innovators, and agents of change.

Arts Ideas JCC Manhattan

From a thought-provoking art installation to intimate conversations with some of today’s most interesting people, a physically integrated dance performance to unique musical experiences, audiences will be treated all season. All programs cost $20 for members and $25 for the public to attend, unless otherwise noted. The schedule is below and complete details and ticket information can be found at or by calling 646.505.5708.

“From a former United Nations ambassador to a trans activist/actress and the journalistic duo who broke the Harvey Weinstein scandal, the community will be challenged and inspired while meeting some of our society’s greatest contemporary thinkers,” said Megan Whitman, director of the JCC’s Lambert Center for Arts and Ideas.

Full Schedule:

Wednesday, September 11th: Samantha Power in conversation with Abigail Pogrebin: “The Education of an Idealist”


Wednesday, September 18th: “The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia: From Abraham to Zabar’s and Everything in Between” book launch


Wednesday, September 25th: Yiddish Tango from Warsaw


Thursday, September 26th: Sarah Hurwitz in conversation with Abigail Pogrebin: “Here All Along” Book Launch


Wednesday, October 3rd: What Everyone’s Talking About with Abigail Pogrebin: “The Education of Brett Kavanaugh” with Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly


Wednesday, October 30th: Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen: Shakina Nayfack


Wednesday, November 6th: Modern Loss with Rebecca Soffer


Wednesday, November 14th: What Everyone’s Talking About with Abigail Pogrebin: “She Said” Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey


Sunday, November 10th: AvevA in Concert


Thursday, December 12th: “Unfinished” by Heidi Latsky Dance


Wednesday, December 18th: “The Wanderers,” A Play Reading




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