05.01.2016 | 23 Nisan, 5776
Mamma Mia! PLO 'outraged' over Eurovision ban on Palestinian flag
VIDEO: Islamic Jihad shows off newest weapon in war against Israel
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
PM, politicians celebrate Mimouna across country
Police: Case against suspected serial killer almost ready
Police: Double suicide in Ma’aleh Adumim due to wife’s terminal illness
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
Report: Germany rethinks its policy of automatic support for Israel
Herzog pens letter to Corbyn, urges Labor delegation to visit Yad Vashem
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Palestine, ISIS flags banned from Eurovision song contest
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Sanctifying the Mount
Time for an Israeli strategy for the next American administration
Terra Incognita: Time to liberate the world from international law
Letters to the Editor: May 1, 2016
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Rouhani allies make modest gains in Iran run-off election
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
Ex-London mayor: My Hitler-backed-Zionism comments echoed Netanyahu
Giant Austrian bank shuts down BDS account
NYU Graduate Student Union members appeal pro-BDS resolution
Britain's Labor Party launches anti-Semitism inquiry
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight
Portland chef at home in the Israeli kitchen
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
That Sykes-Picot deal
A Stroll In The Garden of Humanity
Feeling a Little Closer to My Jewish Home
The Problem with the Political Left
By SHARON AHARONI
In truth, there’s not a dull moment in the whole shebang, and the more you consider a particular work, the more you consciously discern.
By BARRY DAVIS
Wander through narrow, picturesque residential lanes and pop into unique workshops and studios, a stunningly restored boutique hotel, and the gallery/home of the neighborhood’s biggest fan.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
“Ashrenu: A Happy and Wealthy Jewish Culture” will run through May 18 at the Heichal Shlomo Museum.
By NATALIE CHETBOUN
... at the Tisch Family Zoological Gardens.
By YAEL BRYGEL
“Beyond Rubies” opened at the Agrippas 12 Gallery on April 9.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
McKnight’s observations about life, in her lyrics, have frequently tended towards the grittier, bluesier side, so the darker vocal delivery and onstage deportment should suit that well.
Soon there will be some added downtown aesthetics tailor-made to raise a smile, pique some interest and engage the public in the streets of Jerusalem.
The Israel Festival is not the single actor in the arena of culture imports to Israel.
By RUTH ABRAHAM
Ginger’s swag is characteristically luminous – so be prepared to go bold or go home in your shopping!
By YAEL BRYGEL,YAEL BRYGEL
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
A missive to a potential, gone-forever Romeo reveals the split-second, disposable nature of the dating app.
By DANYA KAUFMANN
When traveling abroad, Ramatayim does not perform only in English-speaking countries.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
“We believe that artists can influence their surroundings.”
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
Barbur extends its activities beyond art exhibitions.
Plenty, at Musrara’s Naggar School of Art.
“I want to make this a place for young artists in Jerusalem.”
For the musically inclined, the festival features a wide range of appealing concerts.
“I have more plans than the ability to execute them,” he laughs. “That’s how it’s always been.”
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and some of the same dignitaries will attend a cornerstone laying ceremony for the construction now under way opposite the Knesset.
By GIL ZOHAR
The Best Youth Play, a new category at the festival, went to 'The First Kiss'.
By HELEN KAYE
Tal Ramon, son of the late astronaut Ilan Ramon, launches his debut album at Zappa Tel Aviv.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Celebrating his 80th birthday this week, the iconic conductor is still going strong
with three recent performances in Tel Aviv and upcoming shows around the world.
By URY EPPSTEIN
This week on TV.
By HANNAH BROWN
Soap-opera vision of the hippie life in ‘The Commune.
Russian Violinist Vadim Repin brings his Trans-Siberian Art Festival to Israel next week.
Lula Washington Dance Theater arrives in Israel for the first time.
What to do this weekend and beyond.
By SHAWN RODGERS
The Israel Film Archive, housed at the Jerusalem Cinematheque, preserves the heart and soul of Israeli history.
The concert will also feature internationally renowned jazz artists such as Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and Buddy Guy.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
"They looked at my passport, they ripped my passport and they laughed at me.”
By ALLON SINAI
The Heymann brothers’ latest documentary tells the emotional story of an Israeli gay man
with HIV who lives in London, and his relationship with his Orthodox family.
Israeli band Quarter to Africa’s latest single and EP introduces listeners to their multi-layered style.
The first Fourplay album in 1991 spent an unprecedented 33 weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s contemporary jazz chart.
'Game of Thrones’ and Princess Leia return.
The Batsheva Dance Company presents a new evening featuring two works -Yag by Ohad Naharin and Adam by Roy Assaf.
Three Passover-related exhibitions offer visitors sumptuous aesthetics, intriguing storylines and plenty of twists and turns at the Israel Museum.
With Passover upon us, it’s time to get out and about.
Jerusalem Film and TV Fund director Yoram Honig’s attempts to turn the capital into a film powerhouse have begun to pay off.
The Tel Aviv Museum of Art presents Israeli video artist Ben Hagari’s new work, ‘Potter’s Will’
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
When he’s in a scene you can’t look away from him, and he makes you care about whatever character he is playing.
Gil Kerer looks inside for inspiration.
Reedman Jon Irabagon believes in letting it all hang out.
Internationally renowned Israeli psychedelic trance giant Infected Mushroom celebrates 20 years of hits in a performance at Live Park in Rishon Lezion.
By DAGAN WALD
The Israeli Opera presents ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Charles Gonoud.
"When I was in 10th grade I saw Waiting For Godot by Becket, and I identified with the questions that arise in the play. Is there meaning to the human existence? Is there meaning to my existence?"
The premiere of ‘Bake-Off Israel’ leaves many viewers looking for more.
By AMY SPIRO
Last May, CK made headlines across Israel after incorporating the Israeli-Palestinian conflict into his opening monologue while hosting Saturday Night Live.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Step Afrika! brings a taste of African dance to the holy city.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Patrons can have a field day selecting which top-notch local and international performances they want to see.
The new cable channel airs classic US films and TV series.
New Age French romance in India in ‘Un + Une.
Two documentary gems from Israel deal with problems of young people today.
The NKO performs a series featuring Schubert lieder.
By SARAH HERSHENSON
The Yiddish music festival takes place April 23 to 25.
The lavish Haggadah provides a complete, traditional text in Hebrew and English.
By SALLY RIPS
Japanese artist Yasuaki Onishi will present his dreamlike installation ‘Vertical Emptiness’ as part of the Fresh Paint Art Fair in Tel Aviv.
The 29-year-old Chicagoan is a bisexual, cross-dressing, observant Jew.
By DAVID BRINN
Homegrown religious rocker Ruth Nudelman pursues all kinds of musical routes on her debut album.
The Israeli Opera Tel Aviv Opera House, March 21
French directors Roschdy Zem and Emmanuelle Bercot are here in Israel to discuss and present their latest films as part of the French Film Festival.
Broza, with his flashy flamenco- style guitar accents and passionate delivery, hasn’t had any problem captivating his audiences over the course of 30 albums.
A very Jerusalem garage band, in the form of Tandu.
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Ofira Henig's Arabic-language 'manmaRo' project will be showing at the Festival of International New Drama in the Schaubühne theater in April.
By JEREMY SHARON
Winehouse, Joplin, Sinatra and...Ari Gold?
Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov will attend the performance of his song cycle ‘Ayre’ at the Felicja Blumental Festival.
By MAXIM REIDER
Austrian Film Week comes to Israel.
By HAIM WATZMAN
Minister Miri Regev takes aim at Israel’s national theater, Habima.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Exploring the relationships between Hebrew and Yiddish during the turbulent 20th century.
By KATHRYN HELLERSTEIN
Cautious optimism about the revitalization of the language dealt a lethal blow by the Holocaust.
By DAVID STROMBERG
A Tel Aviv University professor attempts to understand how we anthropomorphize deities.
By YAEL UNTERMAN
An attempt to quantify the views of US Jews leaves more questions than answers.
How can a third generation Holocaust survivor and daughter of a hoarder make her way in the world?
By MELANIE TAKEFMAN
Chanan Tigay conducts an international search for the world’s oldest Bible.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
On display at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem is some of the stunning Judaica in the Jewish Art and Life wing.
By RHONA LEWIS
At the Israel Museum, an exhibition illuminates a lesser-known period of history in our area.
First-time novelist Gavriel Savit draws a haunting tale of a seven-year-old girl fleeing the Nazis.
By AARON LEIBEL
The private letters of Heinrich Himmler to his wife turn the horrific into the mundane.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
There is plenty of darkness in the record, but there is optimism too.
The briefest of glimpses of one of the 20 items in that adorn the well-lit gallery display area will reveal that El-Natan was not just any artist
There is a ton included in the festival program, which should keep the photography enthusiast, and all and sundry, happily engaged.
Two conferences highlight the rise of Romance and New Age literature.
By ORIT ARFA
The concepts behind the exhibitions are reflective of the broad synergy of Tel Aviv.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Discovering the secret of traditional Indian cuisine and culture in Israel.
By RACHEL MYERSON
Several Israeli film industry players honored,
By RUTH JUDAH
The program boasts performances by Unison dancers, as well as guests from Batsheva Dance Company, the Israel Ballet, the Jerusalem Ballet and more.
The concept of Powerless Structures comes from the artists’ fascination with the writings of French philosopher Michel Foucault.
“It is quite amazing just how many artists we have here.”
The exhibit entitled, "Point of View," was opened to the public in time for the rise in Jerusalem tourism in honor of the Passover holiday.
Beyonce's last album, in 2013, was also marked by a surprise release. She kicks off her new tour this week in Miami.
The Technion releases a Passover video featuring an all new way to tell the story of the Jewish exodus from Egypt through technology and dance.
Tip for the Week: Do it now while you have the time. By the end of the week you will be too involved in other things.
By MARALLYN BEN MOSHE
The Grammy award winning artist is expected to perform in June in Tel Aviv.