Other Jewish Experiences
October 22 from 7-9 p.m.
Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
8788 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS
An evening with comedian Joel Chasnoff + Israeli Chef Einat Admony
Enjoy 30 minutes of comedy from Joel Chasnoff about his Jewish upbringing, his experiences as a lone soldier in Israel and his current life in Israel. Chasnoff then welcomes Einat Admony to the stage for a light-hearted interview discussing everything from cooking school to Admony's internship with Bobby Flay and the challenge of being an Israeli - and a woman - running restaurants in the male-dominated culinary scene of Manhattan. Then take in a cooking demo, followed by a robust, no-holds-barred Q&A.
The program concludes with a luxe dessert reception and book signing
$36 per person (includes a take-home sweet!)
About the Guests
Israeli chef Einat Admony has won the Food Network’s Chopped! competition twice. She’s the chef and, with her husband, owner of Balaboosta, a “Mediterranean meets Middle East” restaurant. Chef Admony’s newest project, Bar Bolonat, is now open in NYC! Comedian Joel Chasnoff has toured the world, served in the Israeli army, and wrote a best-selling memoir called The 188th Crybaby Brigade about his experience in the IDF.
In 2012, Admony and Chasnoff teamed up to write Balaboosta—an award-winning cookbook featuring Einat’s Mediterranean recipes and hilarious anecdotes about what it takes to make it as an Israeli chef in New York.
My Jewish Kitchen - Baking. Learning. Fun!
Oct 26 - Aug 2
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Cost: $16/session/pre-registration required
For ages 9-12 and an accompanying adult
“Visit” China, NYC, Argentina, Israel, Russia, and France with us and enjoy a true-life Jewish tale from a native of the country we cover each week. Bake a yummy kosher dish and enjoy a taste of what you’ve made. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED and we provide everything!
- October 26 - China - Vegetarian egg rolls and sauce
- December 7 - New York - Black/white cookies and creme soda
- February 22 - Argentina - Empenadas
- May 10 - Israel - Challah + spreads
- June 21 - Russia - Kasha yarnika
- Aug. 2 - France - Cinnamon-sugar Palmiers
Questions? Call Jill Maidhof 913.327.8077 or Deb Brown 913.327.8046