Fifty & Fabulous: Honoring Our Past, Celebrating Our Future
Sunday, December 3, 2023, 4:00 p.m. at the Temple Emanu-El Streicker Cultural Center, 10 East 66th Street, NYC
To a Party Five Decades in the Making!
Countdown to Fifty & Fabulous!
Act 1 - 4:00 p.m. - Program & Concert
Join us for a powerful multimedia concert event celebrating CBST’s five extraordinary decades with music and memories… weaving together the multiple strands of our story in honor of our past and excitement for our future.
Host / Executive Director,
“Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen”
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, D.D.
Senior Rabbi, CBST
Act 2 - 6:00 p.m. - Party!
Afterwards, enjoy festive food and drink while we shmooze and dance the night away in celebration of our beloved shul, Congregation Beit Simchat Torah!
Dress to impress in your glittery best!
Tickets on Sale Now!
Sabrina Farber, Co-Chair
Mark Nash, Co-Chair
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum
Cantor Sam Rosen
Music Director Joyce Rosenzweig
50th Anniversary Campaign Committee
Harold Levine, Chair
Ruth Gursky, Journal Co-Chair
Laurie Siegel, Journal Co-Chair
Host Committee Sponsors
Heymi and Esteban Kuriel
Dr. David Reich and Keith Marran
David Wine and Michael MacElhenny
Simon Dratfield and Sherri Felt Dratfield
Stephen Frank and Adam Berger
William Hibsher and Richard Orient
Kenneth Karpel and Ira Rosenblum
Jayne Sherman and Deborah Zum
Dr. Rosanne Leipzig and Ora Chaikin
Marsha Melnick and Susan Meyer
Eric Rosenbaum and Pierre Vallet
Barbara Dolgin and Hanna Gafni
Janet Pavloff and Lisa Kartzman
Mike Vine and Bill Getreuer
Nancy Alpert and Gwen Marcus
Andy Austin and Honorable Michael Sonberg
Sabrina Farber and Ellen Shapiro
Jay Fischer and Michael Lehrman
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum and Randi Weingarten
Regina Linder and Leah Trachten
Mark Nash and Howard Rebenstock
Gregg Passin and Andrew Schmidt
Lin Rosenbluth and Sally Kopstein
Host Committee Patrons
Dr. Laural S. Boone
Steven Frank and Mark Lerner
Laurie Magid and Jeffrey Miller
David Kuntz and Elijah Huyghue
Plaza Memorial Community Chapel, Inc.
Beth and Aaron Woloff
Mindy Alpert and Andrea Kantor
Naomi Blakeman and Ariana Fekett
Dr. Ora Ezrachi
Rabbi Jo Hirschmann and Elizabeth Wilson
Marcy Kahn and Dr. Diane Churchill
Dr. Marilyn Mishaan
Cindy Rizzo and Jennifer Schwam
Ivan Zimmerman and Taryn Higashi
*Listings as of September 29
Proceeds from this event will benefit the CBST Fund for the Future – a community-wide campaign to raise $3 million to ensure CBST’s commitment to meaningful, enriching, bold, progressive goals and actions for the next 50 years. Learn more about CBST’s 50th Anniversary.
CBST is a 501(c)(3) organization. The tax-deductible portion of your gift is the total donation amount less the value of goods and services received in exchange for your gift.