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Purim Cocktails and Comedy

February 25 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

It’s Purim! That means it’s time to drink, laugh and celebrate. Join Emmy-winning comedy writer Josh Gondelman for live standup. Mix up delicious, festive cocktails with local expert Adam Centamore. Let loose and have fun this holiday with an interactive night of pure Purim joy!

Josh Gondelman is a standup comedian and Emmy-winning comedy writer who incubated in Boston before moving to New York City, where he currently lives and works as a writer and producer for Desus & Mero on Showtime. Previously, he wrote for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Gondelman is also the author of the essay collection Nice Try: Stories of Best Intentions and Mixed Results and a regular panelist on NPR mainstay Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me.

Adam Centamore is a wine and cheese educator with years of experience teaching and consulting. Adam has managed at the renowned Formaggio Kitchen in Cambridge and serves as portfolio administrator for an equally-lauded local wine purveyor. He writes widely for trade publications and his book, Tasting Wine & Cheese – An Insider’s Guide to Mastering the Principles of Pairing, was recently nominated for the prestigious International Association of Culinary Professionals Cookbook of the Year Award.

A list of ingredients and a private Zoom link will be provided after registration so that you can mix along with us or simply enjoy the demonstration and standup comedy. For more questions and more information, contact family@jccgb.org.


February 25
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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