Kholstomer: The Story of a Horse

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents The Bolshoi Puppet Theatre of St. Petersburg “Kholstomer: The Story of a Horse” U.S. Premiere, at Howard Gilman Performance Space St. Petersburg’s leading puppet theater company, directed by Ruslan Kudashov, performs a masterful adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s short story, a bittersweet satire on human existence told from the point of view […]

KINOFABRIKA – The Russian Jewish Kino-Cafe

Join us for film screening and discussions that address key issues in Russian Jewish history, culture and identity. Dr. Olga Gershenson, the internationally renowned scholar of Soviet-Jewish films will lead us in addressing questions about tradition and assimilation, religion and secularism, and history and memory. Come and enjoy the unique films, vibrant discussions, home like […]

Lecture of Dr. Pinchas Polonsky (Israel)

Russian Bookstore #21 and Jewish Historical Society of New Americans Invites you to a lecture by Dr. Pinchas Polonsky Еврейское Историческое Общество Новых Американцев приглашает на лекцию: Новости политики и Торы: «Израиль перед выборами: новая политическая карта. Создание новых комментариев к Торе» Наш гость: д-р Пинхас Полонский (Культурно-религиозный центр “Маханаим”, Иерусалим) Ведущий: д-р Аарон Хацкевич […]

Walking Tour "Joseph Brodsky and Greenwich Village" (in Russian)

Fundraising tour led by journalist & promoter Natasha Sharymova. All proceeds will benefit the Public Foundation for Creating Joseph Brodsky Museum in St. Petersburg This tour is also available individually in English. The tour “Joseph Brodsky in New York” (in Russian and in English) is available individually. САНКТ-ПЕТЕРБУРГСКИЙ РЕГИОНАЛЬНЫЙ ОБЩЕСТВЕННЫЙ ФОНД СОЗДАНИЯ ЛИТЕРАТУРНОГО МУЗЕЯ ИОСИФА […]


The Brownstone Russian Initiative in partnership with The Russian American Foundation invite you to Sukkot at The Brownstone. At this time we transform the Jewish festival of joy into an extraordinary experience for our community. Meet American and Russian-American Friends of The Brownstone. Enjoy the music, the art, the wine & food and definitely the […]

Soviet 80s dance party

Message from event organizers: This is a 3rd annual Soviet Nostalgia dance party with a mixture of popular hits from that era. Vinyl records and high quality digital recordings manufactured and produced on the Soviet equipment plus the Sullivan Room which is one of the best sound systems in NY, as well as the sexy […]

The Fifth Russian Documentary Film Festival in New York

Ticket Prices and Information:
$14.00: General Screening Tickets
$9.00:   Student/Senior Discount for General Screening Tickets (must show valid ID at box office)
$27.00: Opening Night Film, Ceremony OR Closing Night Film, Ceremony
$40.00: Closing Night Film, Ceremony, and Reception at SSMA Club The Fifth Russian Documentary Film Festival in New York is organized by The New Review, Inc, the oldest Russian-language magazine in New […]

Fiddler on the Roof

Filled with rousing, heartwarming songs like “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” and “If I Were a Rich Man,” this landmark Broadway musical cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, capturing the hearts of people all over the world with its unforgettable humor, warmth, and honesty.

Metropolitan Klezmer and Isle of Klezbos

The Walt Whitman Theatre transforms into a Simcha Palace when these two internationally-acclaimed ensembles hit the stage with their unique interpretations of traditional Eastern European favorites, Yiddish swing and folk tunes, and original compositions.