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  • Calendar Dec 14-20

    By Laura Donney

    December 11, 2013 | 12:32 pm

    SAT | DEC 14


    Shmuel Tikvah, a young Nigerian, heard time and time again about the Igbo people, who claim descent from ancient Israelites. Research at an Internet cafe leads him on a quest to find this Nigerian Jewish community, which keeps...

  • Picks and Clicks for September 5-11, 2009

    By Dikla Kadosh

    September 2, 2009 | 8:04 pm


    Shelley Berman, the first stand-up comedian to appear at Carnegie Hall and the first to win a Grammy for best comedy album, will star in the Celebrity Staged Play Reading of “Keep the Two Dollars,” by Bill Barnett. The comedy’s plot involves an...

  • Inside Shelley Berman, Again

    By Sandra Tsing Loh

    March 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Shelley Berman is 80 years old and hot, hot, hot. When he cups his hand over the phone and yells to his wife: "Where am I this week, Sarah?" he's not having a senior moment. Fresh from playing Larry David's father on the HBO series, "Curb Your Enthusiasm," he's got bookings in Las...