YidLife Crisis: A Call to Montréal

Oct 22, 2020 - Nov 12, 2020

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The Cummings Centre, the Jewish Public Library, the Segal Centre, and the Sylvan Adams YM-YWHA present
A YidLife Crisis one-time-only event!

Watch Montreal’s own "YidLife Crisis" (Jamie Elman & Eli Batalion) lift up (and lightly roast) the hometown Jewish community in this special presentation to raise spirits (halevay/g-d-willing) and remind us of the very best our city has to offer.

$18 per person (tax inclusive)
$36 per household (recommended)

This ticket allows you to watch the LIVE stream performance on October 22 at 7:30 p.m. EDT and/or a RECORDING of the live stream performance which will be available on-demand for 48 hours. Instructions on how to watch will be sent to ticket buyers before the performance.

* Proceeds from the show will help support our presenting partners.
* If you truly cannot afford a ticket, we don’t want you to miss the show. Please email us at info@yidlifecrisis.com to request a ticket if necessary.

MONTREALERS: You can now pre-order SPECIAL SNOWDON DELI-YIDLIFE BOXED MEALS to eat during Thursday's show!  **Call 514-488-9129 and order anytime up until 10 AM on Thursday Oct 22 to be able to pick up between 1:00 and 4:00 PM on the 22nd. 

“The Tzadik”
2 chocolate cheesebagel - **YidLife proprietary**
Fruit salad
Iced tea

“The Nudnik”
2 karnatzel noshes
1/2 lb chopped liver
1/2 lb eggplant
1/2 rye
Black cherry cola

“The Shlamazel”
Bagel lox
Black cherry cola

“The Shnorrer”
Smoked meat sand.
Black cherry cola

“The Shmegegge”
Tuna on rye
Cucumber salad
Black cherry cola


YidLife Crisis plotzed onto the internet in 2014 as the world’s first (and best!… and only?) Yiddish web series, toasting, roasting and wrestling with the modern Jewish experience. Since then, co-creators Jamie Elman & Eli Batalion have racked up over 3 million online views of their irreverent, insightful shtick, various awards and nominations, and frequent live performances across North America.