Event Type: Shabbat Services
Experience the combination of Hip Hop, R&B, Electronic Dance Music (EDM), and electric guitar solos as we create an eclectic, high-energy, and mind-expanding approach to Shabbat. With music sampling from artists such as Dr. Dre, Luniz, Fugees, Usher, P. Diddy, Sia, and others, Rabbi Joel Nickerson, Cantor Tifani Coyot, and Songleader Danny Rubenstein will lead us through a creative expression of the messages and meaning behind Shabbat. Through Rabbi Joel’s rapping, some dancing, and a no-holds-barred approach, we guarantee you have NOT experienced a Shabbat like this anywhere else! Come and participate in this unique prayer service that will get you singing and dancing.
5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Extended Pre-Oneg (Open Bar & Appetizers)
6:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Short Traditional Service – for those who want a traditional Shema and Mourner’s Kaddish (Social Hall)
6:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Praise - Hip Hop Shabbat Service (Sanctuary)
Oneg to follow
Here is an audio sample of Rabbi Joel Nickerson and Danny Rubenstein welcoming in Shabbat.