Keeping Jewish Tradition Alive in the Modern Age


If there were two things a stranger was to learn about me very fast it would be this: I’m a life-long vegetarian and I’m Jewish. As a result of these […]

Hopkins Leads Great Cast In Powerful ‘One Life’


Nicholas Winton is an ordinary person. That’s how he describes himself and the efforts he and his colleagues are undertaking. It’s 1938, a month after Kristallnacht, and less than a […]

Cincinnati Playhouse Presents: The Chosen


Director co-wrote the play with Chaim Potok Interview by Marshall Weiss, The Dayton Jewish Observer Not only did Aaron Posner co-write the play The Chosen with late literary giant Chaim […]

Purim, October 7, and Holocaust Inversion


This year, one passage in the Book of Esther is particularly poignant. Before Haman could carry out his deadly plot to “destroy, massacre, and exterminate the Jews, young and old, […]

A Modern Purim Playlist


Mike Boberg, the Director of Impact Assessment at the Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati, has curated an extensive Purim playlist on Spotify, focusing on a contemporary interpretation of the holiday’s traditional […]

New Superman Movie will Film in Ohio


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Superman Film in Cincinnati! The new superhero film from writer/director James Gunn, “Superman Legacy,” is set to film in Cincinnati and Cleveland […]