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Special Programs & Events

Adult Programs

Mayerson JCC’s Arts & Ideas cultural arts programming is dedicated to engaging the Greater Cincinnati community through the exploration of Jewish identity and culture in films, literature, music, dance, theater, visual arts, comedy, and discussions with speakers and thought leaders. 

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Overview

We aim to make the arts accessible to everyone by bringing a variety of innovative events and inspiring presentations that engage the mind, heart, and spirit.

We offer several series of cultural programming, including Strong Women of the Bible, which features female Biblical heroes, and Our Boys Discussed, an interactive discussion surrounding the HBO television series. We also partner with local arts organizations to create engaging events, including the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Ballet. We invite you to join us for one of our current offerings, listed below. 

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Theatre at the J

Theatre at the J Presents Disney's Moana JR – Sunday 2pm Performance

This performance is for Sunday, June 2 at 2pm. Live captioning will be available for this performance.
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Adult Ticket: $10 | Child Ticket: $7
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Theatre at the J Presents Disney's Moana JR – Sunday 7pm Performance

This performance is for Sunday, June 2 at 7pm.
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Adult Ticket: $10 | Child Ticket: $7
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Theatre at the J Presents Disney's Moana JR – Monday 7pm Performance

This performance is for Monday, June 3 at 7pm.
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Adult Ticket: $10 | Child Ticket: $7
Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life

Under One Roof: Participant Info Session

Art making begins this summer for the fall festival of Sukkot celebrated with the annual Under One Roof community art exhibit, featuring artwork designed by organizations, groups, and individuals around their interpretation of this year’s central theme: Luminosity. The Under One Roof Sukkah Art Exhibit is displayed in a temporary sukkah in the Mayerson JCC courtyard. During the fall display dates, a variety of events take place to celebrate community, art, and conversation. Call for Participants: Contribute to the annual Under One Roof community art exhibit by being a part of the art, creating and contributing artwork designed by your organization, group, or individually.
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Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life

Allyship: All Hands on Deck

Join us for a training session with Tristan Vaught (they/them), Co-Founder & Advocacy Director of Transform Cincy. Learn about all four levels of allyship – no judgement on any level, because it all needs to happen to move forward. In partnership with Transform Cincy. Learn more about Transform’s work HERE.
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Sports & Recreation

Jewish Community Night at the Reds Game

Kick off summer with the entire Jewish community at Great American Ball Park for Jewish Community Night! We’ll have an entire section reserved for you to socialize and meet new friends, all while enjoying the fun of the ballpark. Tickets that include a special Reds t-shirt and kosher dinner are SOLD OUT. Seats in our section are still available for purchase. Tickets made possible with support from Lauren & Jimmy Miller. Kosher dinner catered by Congregation Zichron Eliezer and sponsored by The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati. Dessert sponsored by BBYO.
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Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life

Self-Defense Class

Join us for this self-defense class!
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J Member: $10 | Public: $13
Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life

Rainbow Challah Bake

Join us for the Rainbow Challah Bake!
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Jewish Community Night at FC Cincinnati

FC Cincinnati is excited to host Jewish Community Night in partnership with The Mayerson Jewish Community Center and the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati at TQL Stadium on Wednesday, July 17, at 7:30 PM vs. Chicago Fire. When you’re done buying, you’ll receive a unique link to share with friends. Every ticket will include an exclusive FCC Jewish Community Night Hat to be picked up at the game. Everyone who buys from your link will sit with you at the game so you can pay separately but sit together! All fans will receive their digital tickets through their SeatGeek account. Also the first 50 people to purchase will be eligible to watch warmups from the sideline. For any questions/concerns, please contact Trevor Phillips at 513.977.5423 or phillips@fccincinnati.com. All tickets will be mobile and can be accessed through the SeatGeek Mobile App.
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Lights up on Theatre at the J

Come experience a taste of Theatre at the J. Children ages 5-7 will participate in theatre games and activities that encourage creativity, self-expression, and self-confidence. Class is drop off and meets from 3-4pm.
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J Members: $10 | Public: $13
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Spotlight on Theatre at the J

Come experience a taste of Theatre at the J – Everyone’s a Star! Children ages 8 -14 will participate in theatre games and activities that encourage creativity, self-expression, and self-confidence. Class is drop off and meets from 4:15-5:15pm
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J Members: $10 | Public: $13
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Spotlight on High School Girl's Theatre Workshop

Experience a taste of Theatre at the J! This one day workshop will focus on theatre games, activities, and scene study while building confidence and self-esteem. Students will explore how voice and body work to create dynamic characters. Workshop meets from 5:30pm – 6:30pm.
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J Members: $10 | Public: $13
Arts, Ideas & Jewish Life

Fall Market

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Join us for the Fall Market!
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Meet the Team

The special programs & events team creates many ways to engage in Jewish life and community at the J. 

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