FRIDAY NIGHT AT EMANUEL
Guest in the Pulpit:
Sgt. Benjamin Anthony,
veteran & combat reservist in the Israel Defense Forces,
will offer the talk:
"From The Front Line: A Soldier Speaks "
December 13, 2013 at 7:30pm
Sgt. Benjamin Anthony, veteran and combat reservist in the Israel Defense Forces, will be guest in the pulpit at Temple Emanuel on Friday, December 13, 2013, when he offers the talk: “From The Front Line: A Soldier Speaks.” All members of the community are invited to attend the service, which begins at 7:30 p.m.
Specializing as a heavy machine gunner, Sergeant Benjamin Anthony has fully participated in several of Israel’s most recent campaigns to defend its citizens in the face of new age terrorist activity. Additionally, Sergeant Anthony has served as a combat soldier along Israel’s northern borders and in the area of the West Bank. Sergeant Anthony is a graduate of the University of Manchester, UK. He founded Our Soldiers Speak in 2007, a non-profit, non-governmental organization, in order to communicate the truth of Israel’s soldiers from the front lines of military service to campuses and communities of the English-speaking world. He has addressed himself to audiences at more than 270 campuses across three continents.
Call 516.482.5701 for information.
THE EMANUEL SERIES
Cultural Arts for the 21st Century
CHICAGO CITY LIMITS
NYC's legendary "improv" theater company—
Comedy & Imrovisation
December 15, 2013 at 3:00pm
The Emanuel Series continues when Chicago City Limits, New York City’s legendary “improv” theater company, brings its unique style of comedy and audience-inspired improvisations to Temple Emanuel on Sunday, December 15th at 3:00 p.m.
With an ever-changing combination of comedy sketches, song parodies and side-splitting improvisations created on-the-spot, this smart, funny and fast paced show is always family friendly. Founded in Chicago in 1977 by actors participating in the Second City workshops, the group relocated to New York in 1980 and began an Off-Broadway run of over 8,500 performances. Through the years, the company has gotten rave reviews from critics and audiences alike, most recently receiving the 2008 Award for Best Comedy Group by the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC).
Temple Emanuel of Great Neck is located at 150 Hicks Lane.
Tickets are $15. Call 516.482.5701.