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A special evening with Maira Kalman that includes a curated story slam on the theme “My Mother’s Closet”, featuring stories from acclaimed author, comedian, and performer, Judy Batalion; Co-founder and Artistic Director Emeritus of Pig Iron Theatre Company, Dito van Reigersberg; and writer and television producer, Elisa Zuritsky (Sex and the City, Odd Mom Out)

Tickets include a light reception and private access to Sara Berman’s Closet on the Museum’s 5th floor that evening.

Image: “Thirteen blouses. Mostly purchased from Loehmann’s and Lord & Taylor. At Lord & Taylor, she loved going to the Bird Cage Restaurant with her daughters to eat a plate of tea sandwiches.” Excerpt from Sara Berman’s Closet by Maira Kalman and Alex Kalman. HarperCollins 2018.

Held in conjunction with Sara Berman’s Closet

Thanks to First Person Arts for their promotional support of this event.

The Museum will accept gently worn clothing donations in partnership with Our Closet.

Event Details

May 22, 2019

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Event Location

National Museum of American Jewish History

101 South Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States

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