Arts and Culture Events



Broadway Boot Camp

  • Monday, August 20 - Friday, August 24
  • Ages: 7 - 18 (Grouped by age)
  • Price: $650  |  JCC Member Price: $550

Workshops with Broadway Actors: Campers will take workshops with various Broadway guest artists throughout the week! Final Showcase: On the final day of camp, campers will perform in a Musical Revue for friends and family! Register through

Workshops Include Broadway dance, improv & theatre games, stage combat, and stage makeup.

Contact: Brenda Finberg (


Ages: Pre-K - 12th Grade

Auditions: Monday, August 27 and Tuesday, August 28, 2018  |  6:30pm - 8:30pm
Call Backs: Wednesday, August 29, 2018  |  6:30pm - 8:30pm
Parent Meeting: Thursday, August 30, 2018  |  7:00pm – 8:00pm 
Show Dates: Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:00pm  |  Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 7:00pm  |  Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00pm

Disney's The Lion King has captivated the imagination of audiences around the world. The African savannah comes to life on your stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle... and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.

Participation fee (only required upon acceptance of a role): $128  |  JCC Members: $85

Audition Form | Conflict Calendars

Special Film Event: “HILL 24 DOESN’T ANSWER” 

Jewish & Israeli Film Series Special Event in Honor of Israel’s 70th Year
  • Wednesday, September 5
  • 7:00pm
  • At the JCC  |  Kline Auditorium
  • Price: $12  |  JCC Members: $8
Set during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, this landmark film of 1955 is the first feature film produced in the newly created state of Israel and was entered into the 1955 Cannes Film Festival.
Charles Ticho, father of JCC board member Ron Ticho, was the film’s sound engineer. He will be here to introduce the film and share stories and insights with us about this achievement in Israel’s history.
For more information, please contact Monica Friess at

Centennial Art Gallery Exhibit

  • Opening Reception: Thursday, September 6
  • 6:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Price: FREE
  • Exhibit runs through November 2

In celebration of the Centennial, the Gallery at the J will feature a special exhibit showcasing the artwork of our members, past and present. During this milestone year we celebrate these artists who have helped make the JCC a beautiful place.

If you have framed, ready-to-hang wall art (no larger than 36") or objects for display that you would like included in this special exhibit, please contact Monica Friess at or Stephanie Bennett at by August 15.


Sunday, November 4

  • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Price: $75/adult & child  |  JCC Member Price: $50/adult & child

Children and adults work independently to explore art materials, techniques, through activities including painting, collage, sculpting, and drawing. Price is per student with one adult included. Registration is required.

Once on This Island Broadway Bus Trip

  • Sunday, December 2
  • 8:30am - 9:00pm
  • Price: $195  |  JCC Member Price: $145

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Join the J as we travel to Broadway's Circle in the Square Theater to see the 2018 Tony Award® winner of Best Revival of a Musical, Once on This Island. Trip includes private motor coach round-trip transportation, free time for lunch/shopping before the show, optional group dinner after the show*

*dinner is additional/not included in price


8:​3​0am Arrive at JCC for lite breakfast/board bus
11:00am (approx.) Arrive in NYC
11:00am - 3:00pm Free time in NYC
3:00 pm Once on This Island Matinee
7:00 pm ​Depart from NYC
9:00 pm​ (approx.) Arrive at the JCC

Recommended for ages 4+

Contact: Tracy Sussman ( 

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