Ritual Reconstructed End of Project Event


24 November 2015 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm
JW3; 341-351 Finchley Road, London, NW3 6ET,

Join us for an event dedicated to examining Jewish life through an LGBTQI lens. Ritual Reconstructed is a collaborative, community and academic project working with film, performance, installation and storytelling to look at the ways in which Jewish people who identify as LGBTQI, engage in religious and community life.  This event is a culmination of that project.


Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance. You are welcome to attend any one part of the event or the whole afternoon and evening at JW3, the home of Jewish culture in London https://www.jw3.org.uk/


3:00-5:00pm Part 1: PERFORMANCE

We begin with a series of short performances and installations created by participants of the Reconstructed Ritual project.


5:30-6:30pm Part 2: DISCUSSION

A roundtable of rabbis discuss Queering Theology


7:30- 10:00pm Part 3: SCREENING

The world premiere of the ‘Ritual Reconstructed documentary’ – a series of short films produced by The University of Portsmouth examining LGBTQI Jewish ritual in the UK. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the project team.