"High Holy Days in Unholy Places" Features JTS Professor Rabbi Judith Hauptman

"On Rosh Hashanah, Evan Greene and his wife, Ashley Shaw, both 31, will be among the hundreds in attendance at High Holy Day services under the gloriously rococo-meets-Moorish painted ceiling of the Prince George Ballroom, a Manhattan event space. Greene and Shaw, who do not belong to a synagogue, have been going to the free services offered by Ohel Ayalah for the last several years. This will be the 10th year that Ohel Ayalah, started and run by Rabbi Judith Hauptman, offers services without charge to a mostly 20- and 30-something crowd."

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