Family Fun! ‘Shababa’ with Rebecca Schoffer & Her Puppets
Get ready to sing, dance, jump and groove your way through Shabbat!
Join Rebecca Schoffer of Shababa, and her puppets, for a playful and soulful Shabbat celebration for the whole family. Through creative prayer, meaningful sing-a-longs and joyful Jewish rituals, Rebecca engages everyone, from babies to grandparents. You bring the family, we will bring the challah, grape juice and great tunes.
This musical performance is geared towards children ages 0–6, but people all ages, regardless of religious affiliation, are welcome to attend. No experience celebrating Shabbat necessary!
- Friday, August 9 | Shabbat on the Beach Musical Guest | 6:00pm at Main Beach, East Hampton
- Saturday, August 10 | Shababa | 9:30am at Jewish Center of the Hamptons, 44 Woods Lane, East Hampton
ABOUT | Rebecca Schoffer, the 2019 Young Pioneers Award Recipient, is a musical and experiential Jewish educator, a singer songwriter and a playwright of Jewish family theater. She is the Director of Jewish Family Engagement and the leader of the Shababa community at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan. Rebecca brings her background in theater, acting, music and improvisation to her work, creating spaces where hundreds of kids, parents, caretakers and grandparents come together every week to celebrate Jewish life through interactive music and movement.
JEWISH CENTER OF THE HAMPTONS: WHO WE ARE
We are the Jewish spiritual and cultural oasis on the East End of Long Island, in Manhattan, and beyond. Rooted in Torah, prayer, and acts of loving kindness, the Jewish Center of the Hamptons shares the joy of the Jewish traditions and deepens our connections to a rich heritage through progressive Jewish values and a diversity of Jewish voices. In our many avenues of learning we seek to bring relevance and meaning to our daily lives. We are a center without walls, connected to Israel, and the Jewish people wherever they might dwell. We welcome each person regardless of gender, sexual orientation, and race, embracing anyone who chooses to join us on our Jewish journey. As a socially conscious congregation, we dedicate ourselves to mitzvot, fulfilling our obligations to God, and to one another. Come find your center, here.