Wednesday, April 25 at 7:30 pm
BENJI LOVITT, Comedian – Educator
“Because The Middle East Is Funny”: Explore Israeli History Through Its Comedy
It has been said that throughout our history, Jews have laughed to keep from crying. In a country which has experienced its share of ups and downs, Israel has developed its own unique brand of humor. Benji tracks the changes in Israeli society through classic movie, TV, and comedy clips.
Admission: Complimentary Israeli refreshments
Benji Lovitt’s appearance has been made possible by the generosity of Martha and Richard Coopersmith in loving memory of Martha’s mother Lois Weaver.