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Saturday, February 16 • 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Liberated Beit Midrash

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This Shabbat afternoon, immerse yourself in a hub of learning, teaching and connecting through the art of chavruta (study partnership), where individuals will form meaningful relationships through text. As study pairs explore the notion of "relationship" in the Garden of Eden through traditional and not-so-traditional texts, they will reflect on themes of their own relationships with others in their community, such as themes of love, desire, betrayal and yearning.

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Dasi Fruchter

Student, Yeshivat Maharat
Dasi Fruchter, a student at Yeshivat Maharat, thrives on spiritual leadership, community building, and faith-driven social justice work. In addition to her seminary studies, Dasi is a student at NYU and a Wexner Graduate Fellow/Davidson Scholar, pursuing an MPA at the Wagner School for Public Service and an MA in Judaic Studies. Dasi, who has organized for economic justice in New York, Washington D.C., London, and Israel, is a presenter on... Read More →
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Ora Fruchter

Ora Fruchter is a Brooklyn based puppeteer, performer, director and educator. She collaborates with other musicians, clowns, and puppeteers to create highly visual theater, finding humor and lightness in dark themes and incorporating live music and actors along with puppets and objects. She performs with her companies Yellow Sneaker, Doppelskope and Creatures Teach Torah. The Famous Violinist, in progress, uses puppetry and music to explore... Read More →


Saturday February 16, 2013 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Edison ballroom level