Cultural Arts

Your hub for all things cultural at the JCC!

Welcome to the JCC’s Cultural Arts page

Here you’ll find information on upcoming events, previous events, and other useful announcements. We are currently only offering programs online, but we look forward to seeing you in person in the future.

These last few months have been challenging, but we are working hard to continue to offer you world-class at-home programming including discussions with renowned authors, famous actors, international scholars, film directors and producers, and so much more. However, we need your help to keep this programming accessible.  Please consider making a donation to the JCC’s Cultural Arts Fund to help us continue to offer programming at little or no cost to the community. You can also support our programming by shopping at our online store. We receive 30% of your purchase amount, so feel free to get gifty.

Thank you for being part of the family and enjoy the show!

Jaemi B. Loeb
Senior Director of Cultural Arts
JCC of Metro Detroit

Looking for Jewish classes?

JLearn (formerly FedEd)
JLearn, our Adult Jewish Learning department, offers a wide variety of courses for adult learners in a non-denominational environment. Areas of study include Bible, Talmud, Jewish history, Hebrew language, literature, ethics, culture, and philosophy. Through partnerships with area congregations, organizations and institutions, we are able to service a large segment of the Jewish community. Each year FedEd publishes a fall and a winter/spring catalog with over 50 course offerings each semester.

Fall 2020 Catalog

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New to live events on YouTube?

To watch from your computer or mobile device, just click on the link in the event info.

To watch on your smart TV, navigate to the YouTube app at or just before the start of the event, search for the JCC of Metro Detroit Channel, and select the appropriate video. (Pro tip: If you visit the channel and find the video in advance, you’ll have the option to set yourself a reminder.)

Click here for directions for setting up YouTube on your smart TV.

To comment or ask a question directly during the event, you must be watching on your computer or mobile device. If you are watching on your smart TV, you can text your questions to a number that will be provided at the event.

To streamline your experience, we recommend visiting the JCC of Metro Detroit’s YouTube channel ahead of time. There you can subscribe, get notifications of new videos, set a reminder for specific videos, etc. If you lose track of a link for a specific event, you can always find it on our channel.

All Upcoming Events:

All event times are listed in your local time zone.

Click here for past events.

October 2020

Conversations, Volume 6: Jim Hewitt

Join host Allen Maniker as he interviews Jim Hewitt, an Art Directors Guild award-winning set designer who worked on Life of Pi, The Mandalorian, Spider Man, and more. ...
Oct 01
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local Time
Date: Oct 01 2020
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Virtual Film Festival

The Lenore Marwil Detroit Jewish Film Festival is going digital! ...
Oct 04 - Oct 30
All Day
Local Time
Date: Oct 04 2020 - Oct 30 2020
Time: All Day

Mossad! Film Discussion

Join writer/director Alon Gur Arye and host Elliot Wilhelm of ...
Oct 13
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Local Time
Date: Oct 13 2020
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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