Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer is a freelance writer and educator based in Philadelphia. She is the author of two books of plays for children: <i>The Magic Tanach and Other Short Plays</i> and <i>Extraordinary Jews: Staging Their Lives</i> as well as <i>The Creative Jewish Wedding Book</i>.
Articles by Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer
In the Bible, dance was an expression of joy, awe and worship.
The Seven Blessings (Sheva Brachot) for a Jewish Wedding
These blessings are recited under the huppah and at celebratory meals for a week afterward.
Midrashic Art. Biblical Art. History and Theology of Jewish Art. Jewish Artists. Jewish Painters.
How to Plan a Jewish Wedding
A checklist of 7 things to consider, from clergy to chuppah.
With the Enlightenment, Jewish painters experienced unprecedented opportunity.