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BAD JEWS, a play by Joshua Harmon

Opening Night: Thursday, Sept 7 at 7:30 pm

EXCLUSIVE ALBUQUERQUE ENGAGEMENT

At Desert Rose Playhouse

September 7, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24

Evenings at 7:30 pm | Sundays at 2 pm

Adults & Teens (14+) Strong Language

Tickets: Adults $25 | Students $15
For Further Information and Tickets
jccabq.org or call 505.348.4518
holdmyticket.com

Click here for printable brochure (pdf file)

JCC Members/Account Holders:

For 2017-18 Performing Arts Series Pass:

For Tickets to Opening Night (Thurs. Sept. 7):

For Tickets to Saturday Evening (Sept. 9):

For Tickets to Sunday Afternoon (Sept. 10):

For Tickets to Saturday Evening (Sept. 16):

For Tickets to Sunday Afternoon (Sept. 17):

For Tickets to Saturday Evening (Sept. 23):

For Tickets to Sunday Afternoon (Sept. 24):

All Other Ticket Purchasers

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Children's Dance

Pre-Dance
Sundays, Sept 10- Nov 5
$95 Member/$105 Non Members
Tuesdays, Sept 12-Nov 7
Sundays, Sept 10-Nov 5
Begining Dance
Sundays, Sept 10-Nov 5
Thursdays, Sept 14-Nov 16

Beginning Dance: (Ages 5+) Combines ballet and Jazz. Continued introduction to dance with emphasis on dance foundations, coordination, basic dance terminology, and learning dance etiquette. Dancers will develop strength, technique, and correct body placement in a creatively challenging atmosphere.
(6 weeks)

Instructor: Sarah Custer at sarahwesterlund@gmail.com

Pre-Dance: (Ages 3-5) Introduction to dance with an emphasis on dance foundation, coordination, and basic dance terminology. Have fun in a highly energized, upbeat class.

Instructor: Sarah Custer at sarahwesterlund@gmail.com

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Register Here Children Dance Pre Dance Sunday

Register Here Children Dance Pre Dance Tuesday

Register Here Children Dance 1 Sundays

Register Here Children Dance 1 Thursdays

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Pottery Making 1 and 2 for Adults and Teens

TUES or WED 8/29-11/15, 5:45-7:45pm
$175 JCC mem/$200 non-mem

Teens over 16 and Adults are welcome/ Pottery Making 1 is for beginners with little to no experience on pottery wheels. Pottery Making 2 is for those who have taken at least one class with Celeste. Learn and refine the art of wheel thrown pottery. Make your own tea cups, coffee mugs, plates, goblets, and trimmed bowls by using pottery wheel and hand building the assemblages. All works will be glaze fired and food safe. Instructor: Celeste Boals. www.BoalsArt.com

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Register Here for Pottery Making 1

Register Here for Pottery Making 2

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JCC ABQ UNITY

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Music in Action 1 - for children in grades K-2nd

(14) Wednesdays after school $140 JCC mem/$160 non-mem
Siblings 10% discount; all materials included

Miss Roberta (Roberta Stein) brings the world of music alive for children through age-appropriate singing, creative movement, playing percussion instruments, and learning about music notation. In a creative, relaxed environment, children will express their own musical feelings and ideas through singing, playing and moving. The classes integrate elements of theatre and visual arts with the music. There will be a family presentation at the end of the semester.

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Music in Action 2 - for children in grades 3rd-5th

(14) Wednesdays after school $140 JCC mem/$160 non-mem
Siblings 10% discount; all materials included

Miss Roberta (Roberta Stein) brings the world of music alive for children through age-appropriate singing, creative movement, playing percussion instruments, and learning about music notation. In a creative, relaxed environment, children will express their own musical feelings and ideas through singing, playing and moving. The classes integrate elements of theatre and visual arts with the music. There will be a family presentation at the end of the semester.

Click here for printable brochure (pdf file)

Register Here for Music in Action 2

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Tuesday Mixed Media Art After School Ages 5-11

Projects designed to challenge each child at her/his own level.

This is a multi-media art class where creativity and imagination are the name of the game. Based on student interest, we will explore media of: ceramics, sculpture, drawing, painting, printmaking, and collage. Maybe we will do them all!

Come away with colorful 2 and 3-dimensional works of art that will make great gifts and can last a lifetime!

Taught by Celeste Boals, professional art educator and visual artist who has offered diverse art classes from ceramics to painting to mobiles to pottery for all ages from 5-95 at the JCC for the past 6 years. She's become a favorite teacher for her patient, positive energy and encouragement. Celeste is the author/illustrator of children's book, Pop! Here Comes the Sun!

(siblings 10% discount)10 Tuesdays, 4:15 til 5:30 pm, 8/29 to 11/14 (no class 10/10 or 10/31)

$150 (JCC members)
$175 (non-members)

~Fee includes materials~

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Pottery After School for Older Kids - Ages 8-14

Hand-building clay forms and wheel-throwing will be taught. Learn to make your own mugs and bowls. Beginners and experienced are welcome. All work will be glzzed-fired and food safe.

Taught by Celeste Boals, professional art educator and visual artist who has offered diverse art classes from ceramics to painting to mobiles to pottery for all ages from 5-95 at the JCC for the past 6 years. She's become a favorite teacher for her patient, positive energy and encouragement. Celeste is the author/illustrator of children's book, Pop! Here Comes the Sun!

(siblings 10% discount)10 Tuesdays, 4:15 til 5:30 pm, 8/29 to 11/14 (no class 10/10 or 10/31)

$150 (JCC members)
$175 (non-members)

~Fee includes materials~

Click here for printable brochure (pdf file)

Register Here for Pottery After School

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JCC 2017-18 Performing Arts Series Pass

The six productions showcase theater, comedy, dance and music featuring Jewish themes that have universal appeal.

The six productions this year showcase theater, comedy, dance, and
music featuring Jewish themes that have universal appeal.

BAD JEWS by Josh Harmon. A provocative, acclaimed play about modern Judaism. Desert Rose Playhouse: Sept. 7-24, 2017

TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE by Mitch Albom. Sixteen years after graduation, Mitch finds
that his favorite professor Morrie is battling Lou Gehrigs Disease. A simple visit
becomes a weekly lesson in the meaning of life. Nov. 11-12, 2017

ALICES RESTAURANT & KOSHER DELI is an original holiday musical comedy by
Roberta Stein featuring favorite songs and shtick. Dec. 16-17, 2017

DAVID FELBERG & FRIENDS CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT features the violinist
and conductor, artistic director/co-founder of Chatter Sunday and associate
concertmaster of the NM Philharmonic. Feb. 10, 2018

YOURE FUNNY, BUT YOU DONT LOOK JEWISH. Italian-American, African-American, Vietnamese-American and Indian-American Jewish comedians from the Bay Area share the stage for a
unique, informative and laugh-out-loud evening. March 3, 2018

ALICE BLUMENFELD & ABREPASO FLAMENCO Abrepaso creates honest flamenco
that provokes the audience to think, feel, question, and remember our shared
humanity. April 28, 2018

For a series pass or individual tickets: visit jccabq.org or holdmyticket.com
or call 505-348-4518

For 2017-18 Performing Arts Series Pass:

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