Emily Zimmer·6 min read
What Teshuva is required of a person who has been stolen from?
I open the hallway closet and choose my weapon. I go for the broom and dustpan. I drag the broom...
Emily Zimmer·4 min read
This Zman Cheruteinu, let us honor the freedom and the work of female Jewish artists.
“Soon By You” does a great job of playing on otherwise tired Jewish stereotypes like how all women are named “Sarah” and how out of the box it is to be anything other than a rabbi or a lawyer. While it’s easy for us to laugh at the cliches of the Jewish world many of us are immersed in, “Soon By You” really aims to show how painful all of it can be.
Emily Zimmer·7 min read
It’s extremely meaningful to let yourself get lost in a performance and to uncover the special qualities of fiction and comedy. Sitting in the audience allowed me to view life as a game, just for a little while, and to let the actresses on stage do the living.