The Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair

The Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair

Courtesy of Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston


Past Event

Location Info:

Open Location
Open location
Houston, TX  77001
Inspiring and entertaining, the Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair annually delivers a variety of opportunities for the community to learn and experience Jewish literary, culture and performing arts. Not just for book lovers, the Fair also includes films, theatre, concerts and Oliver Lapin Family Day.

Ticket Information

Purchase a Full Series Pass

$80 Member | $120 Public | FREE for Students with Student ID

$12 Series Pass Discount for Seniors 60+

Purchase Pick 5 Programs: $50 Member | $75 Public

Purchase Pick 3 Programs: $30 Member | $45 Public

Purchase Individual Tickets: Prices Vary


Opening Night | Saturday, October 29 | 8:00 PM

Michael Wex with Liz Alpern & Jeffrey Yoskowitz moderated by Ziggy Gruber

Rhapsody in Schmaltz: Yiddish Food and Why We Can’t Stop Eating It

The Gefilte Manifesto: New Recipes for Old World Jewish Foods

Take Your Pick: Reading as a Community

Tuesday, November 1 | 7:30 PM

Josh Aronson - Orchestra of Exiles: The Story of Bronislaw Huberman, The Israel Philharmonic, and The One Thousand Jews He Saved from Nazi Horrors

Nora Gold - The Dead Man

Sunday, November 6 | Oliver Lapin Family Day | 9:30 AM-12:00 PM

Featuring a new stage adaptation of Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins, authors Barry Deutsch, Karen Rostoker-Gruber and Pamela Mayer.

Thursday, November 10 | 7:30 PM

Peggy Orenstein

Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape

Presented in partnership with the Gray/Wawro Lectures in Gender, Health, and Well-being from the Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Rice University

Saturday, November 12 | 8:00 PM

FILM: A Tale of Love and Darkness

Directed by and starring Natalie Portman

Closing Night | Sunday, November 13 | 7:30 PM

Guy Bavli – Master of the Mind®

Join award-winning mentalist Guy Bavli on his journey into the mysteries of the human mind, for an evening of telekinesis, humor, ESP and interactive audience participation.

For more information, visit the Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair web page.


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