Loading…
Limmud NY 2019 has ended
Online registration is now closed. You are invited to register at the door. Pricing is available here.

Saturday, Sunday, and Monday: Congregation Rodeph Sholom, 7 W. 83rd Street, New York, NY 10024

Friday night: Romemu, 165 W. 105th Street, New York, NY 10025



Saturday, February 16 • 10:50pm - 11:50pm
Voices of Limmud NY

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Join us in celebrating the diverse Jewish Voices of New York! Speakers will share their stories using a variety of art forms including spoken word, story telling, dance and music.

Speakers include: Naomi Ackerman, Elana Brody and Friends, Izzy Gilden, Ben Greenfield, Gulienne Rollins-Rishon, Isaiah Rothstein, Yocheved Sidof, Ariel Warmflash, Emily Zimmer and more!

A cash bar will be open during Voices of Limmud NY and the Concert.

Naomi Ackerman's participation was made possible with generous support from The Covenant Foundation.


Presenters
avatar for Naomi Ackerman

Naomi Ackerman

Naomi Ackerman, the founder and executive director of The Advot Project is an experienced actress, consultant and facilitator creating curricula that use drama techniques to deal with social, gender, and educational issues as well as exploring identity and promoting tolerance and... Read More →
avatar for Elana Brody

Elana Brody

Elana Brody is a singer-songwriter, prayer-leader and future Kohenet priestess, currently living in Brooklyn, NY. She has been actively sharing her voice and unique musicality with the Jewish Renewal community since 2014. She led Renewal Shabbat Services at Limmud NY in 2018 and has... Read More →
avatar for Izzy Gilden

Izzy Gilden

Izzy Gilden is a singer-songwriter based out of Brooklyn. With lyrics about the struggle to connect, Izzy's songs build up to Coldplay-esque choruses and break down over their acoustic guitar back-bones. Be sure to check out Izzy's two debut singles "The Road" and "Miles and Miles... Read More →
avatar for Ben Greenfield

Ben Greenfield

Ben Greenfield serves as the Rabbi of Bais Abraham Congregation, in Saint Louis, MO. Originally from Los Angeles, Ben was trained at Yeshivat Har Etzion, Yeshiva University, Oxford, and Johns Hopkins, and was awarded Tikvah Fund and Wexner Graduate fellowships. Ben is a founder of... Read More →
avatar for Gulienne Rollins-Rishon

Gulienne Rollins-Rishon

Gulienne Rollins-Rishon is a workaholic stay-at-home mom with an adorable toddler, pursuing a Master's Degree in Social Work, and creating a holistic co-working space that encompasses childcare, professional development, and Jewish spirituality. In her spare time, she talks to others... Read More →
avatar for Isaiah Rothstein

Isaiah Rothstein

Isaiah Rothstein serves as the Rabbi-in-Residence for Hazon. Growing up in a multi-racial Chabad family in Monsey, NY, Isaiah is pulled towards building platforms for Jews of all backgrounds to celebrate their identities and affinities -– together -– with the rest of community... Read More →
avatar for Yocheved Sidof

Yocheved Sidof

Bridge-builder. Community-activist. Dreamer-and-doer. Born in a Midwestern town to Iranian immigrants, Yocheved Sidof was the only person of Middle Eastern descent in the insular, Hasidic Jewish school she attended. After graduating magna cum laude from Stern College, she followed... Read More →
avatar for Emily Zimmer

Emily Zimmer

Originally from small town Ontario, Emily is a singer/songwriter and writer currently based in New York City. A lover of nature walks and Irish literature, Emily advocates for creative Jews in all shapes and forms. Her writing has appeared on Hevria, the Wisdom Daily, and the Jewish... Read More →
avatar for Ariel Warmflash

Ariel Warmflash

Ariel Warmflash is a theatre artist, activist and educator based in Brooklyn, NY. Ari works with young artists all over New York City to create original theatre that reflects their interests and experiences. She is a Teaching Artist with the Creative Arts Team, Opening Act and Lab/Shul... Read More →


Saturday February 16, 2019 10:50pm - 11:50pm
Schafler Forum (Basement)