By Rebecca Rund
After a year of extreme strain, we need Purim more than ever
Funny. Musical. Irreverent. These aren’t words we typically associate with synagogue, but Purim isn’t your typical holiday. Don’t call it “Jewish Halloween.” It’s not. Just because we wear costumes on both holidays doesn’t mean one has anything to do with the other. For centuries, theater has been used as satire and political commentary. The Purim…
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