Sunday, January 29, 3 P.M. - 8 P.M.
An International Tribute to Elie Wiesel: A Community Reading of Night
Produced by the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust and National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene
Featuring Elisha Wiesel, Andre Aciman, Ambassador Katalin Bogyay - Permanent Representative of Hungary to the UN, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Ambassador Dani Dayan - Consul General of Israel in New York, Ambassador François Delattre - Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations, Tovah Feldshuh, Joel Grey, Sheldon Harnick, Jessica Hecht, Fanya Gottesfeld Heller, David Hyde Pierce, Bill T. Jones, Daniel and Nina Libeskind, Sheila Nevins, Itzhak Perlman, Ron Rifkin, Geraldo Rivera, Daryl Roth, Brita Wagener - Consul General of Germany, Dr. Ruth Westheimer, and many others
Be part of this special event from anywhere in the world via free livestream beginning at 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. EST at www.mjhnyc.org/night.
Luminaries, friends, and community leaders pay tribute to Elie Wiesel in a community reading of Wiesel’s seminal work, Night. Join us for this very special free event honoring the life and work of Elie Wiesel.
The Museum is FREE all day, from 10 A.M. to 8 P.M..
Hear Holocaust survivors share their testimonies in the Museum's Core Exhibition prior to the Tribute from 12 P.M. to 2 P.M.
The live reading will be from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M in the Museum’s Edmond J. Safra Hall and throughout the building via live simulcast with comfortable seating spaces so all visitors can join together as a community and share this moving experience.
Due to to overwhelming demand, stand-by tickts to view the Tribute on site at the Museum are only available at this time and will be given out at the Museum's admissions desk on January 29. You may arrive at any time throughout the program. There will be two intermissions at approximately 4:45 P.M. and 6:30 P.M.
The community reading of Night can be viewed across the country and around the world – free live streaming of the Tribute will be available at www.mjhnyc.org/night
Live streaming is made possible through a community engagement partnership with Battery Park City Authority.