Join Rabbi Rachel Bearman and Rabbi Paul Kipnes as they restore the voices of biblical women and men who have not been given the opportunity to speak.

The Queens of Shushan

In this Midrashic Monologue, we allow Esther to explain in her own words how she understands & is inspired by the life and legacy of Vashti

Purim Perspectives

Mordechai How can I tell my beloved niece, Esther, that it may be time to step out of the existence I helped cultivate for her because...

Vashti's Story

In the first chapter of Megillat Esther (the Book of Esther), we read about the life and the downfall of the sitting queen of Shushan,...