An “Edutaining” Series at the J: Education meets entertainment in this stimulating series about outstanding Jewish Americans and their contributions to the world.
Sunday, April 14, 4-5:30 p.m.
Learn About Those Who Make America Laugh
Jerry Seinfeld, Billy Crystal, Joan Rivers, Rita Rudner and more.
JCC Members $10, Public $12, At Door $14.
For $50 Priority Seating Registration: please contact Geri Dorman at 949.435.3400, ext. 303 or email email@example.com.
Presented by Cindy Burns & Jim Taylor
The list of American Jewish comedians is impressive. TIME magazine had estimated that although in 1979 Jewish people made up only 3 percent of the American population, 80 percent of professional comics were Jewish.
Jewish contemporary comedians are at the very center of Jewish American humor. We will take a look at these extraordinary entertainers through the use of clips, jokes and anecdotes. Prepare to laugh and be enlightened!
About the presenters
has been seen on Oprah and The Tonight Show and produces the Funniest Housewives of Orange County.
is a comedian and produces comedy shows in Orange County, such as Totally Laughable and LaughOC. He appears monthly at the Irvine Improv.