Event Type: Community
8:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. | Program
A conversation about religion, faith and politics in the 21st Century with Rabbis Frimmer and Nickerson and Pastor Rob Bell. With opening act by stand-up comedian, Jenny Zigrino.
Rob Bell is the author of ten books, including the New York Times Bestsellers What We Talk About When We Talk About God, The Zimzum of Love, Love Wins and What Is the Bible?. His podcast, called the RobCast, was named by iTunes Best of 2015. He’s been profiled in the New Yorker, toured with Oprah, and in 2011 Time Magazine named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. He has a regular show at Largo, the legendary comedy and music club in Los Angeles, where he lives with wife Kristen and their three kids.
Watch the trailer for a documentary about Rob Bell called “The Heretic” ( Rabbi Joel is featured in the full length version of the film).
The Jewish-Italian stand-up comedian, actress, and writer Jenny Zigrino was selected as a 2016 New Face of Comedy at the coveted Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. Jenny made her feature debut in January 2016 in the indie feature "50 Shades of Black" starring Marlon Wayans and Kali Hawk. She also made her late night debut on Conan. She starred opposite Billy Bob Thornton in the Miramax feature "Bad Santa 2" and appeared on "Adam Devine's House Party," a standup show for Comedy Central where each week three of his favorite comedians hang out at his massive house party and do stand-up.
Watch a clip of her on Conan