04.30.2017 | 4 Iyar, 5777
IDF imposes West Bank, Gaza closures ahead of Israeli Remembrance Day
Arab Media: IDF attacked Syrian Army base
Israeli 'sex mania' a global threat, says PA TV
Protests across the West Bank: Palestinians report dozens inured
Report: American tycoon gives testimony in Netanyahu probe
Israel to honor another 97 fallen during Memorial Day
Undercover agent leads to arrests on weapons, drug trafficking suspicions
Don't forget the foreign fighters who sacrificed for Israel's Independence
Israel blames Germany for EU support of UNESCO anti-Israel resolution
Bennett aims high after Bayit Yehudi primary win
Edelstein prevents Knesset conference on ‘occupation’
US approves possible $440 million arms sale to Israel
An oasis of creativity
Comedy in the age of Trump
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
Hadar quits Hapoel Tel Aviv after less than four months
Beersheba secures back-to-back titles
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Teaching med students with movies, objects and rare books
New Worlds: Veggies also have cholesterol
Israeli urban tech-integrator brings smart city management to East Africa
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
The cost of freedom on Israel's 69th birthday
Leaving the region better than we found it
April 30, 2017: Opinion on opinions
The hilltop youth – the inevitable result of 50 years of ‘occupation’
Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia
Iran's Khamenei rebuffs president's detente policy with West
Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism
Erdogan says Syria's Raqqa will 'turn into a graveyard' for Islamic State
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Flip-flopping neo-Nazi used to back Trump, now blasts his 'Jew loving'
Names revealed of Jewish targets of South African twin terror suspects
President Trump proclaims May 'Jewish American Heritage Month'
Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Toned-down White House press dinner carries on without Trump
Trump says he thought being president would be easier
Trump: I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Grapevine: Remembering a world that was
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Israeli couple commemorates pregnant daughter, 4 grandchildren slain by terrorists
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Israel’s first pole-dance show will take place in Jerusalem.
By ELIANA RUDEE
Next weekend, Monteiro Freitas will arrive in Israel for the first time to perform this work during the Israel Festival in Jerusalem.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
“I have more plans than the ability to execute them,” he laughs. “That’s how it’s always been.”
Eri Nakamura expresses her creativity in Ohad Naharin’s new dance piece
The Moiseyev Ballet returns to Israel to present two works – Night on Bald Mountain and Jewish Suite: The Family Joys.
Female artists take a stand about their position in the dance realm.
SIMPLE ACTION, YASMEEN GODDER, Mendel Culture Center, Jaffa, March 17.
By ORA BRAFMAN
Jerusalem’s Machol Shalem Dance House will be presenting a number of its more popular pieces in Berlin this weekend
Renowned Indian choreographer Guru Shama Bhate is here in Israel to perform for the first time as well as teach a master class for local dancers
‘Bodies’ is performed
at the March Hare Festival
in Bat Yam.
Kelim hosts its six-day dance festival in Bat Yam.
Roy Assaf’s new piece reveals a lot about the dancers– or does it?
The Dias de Flamenco festival clicks its heels in Tel Aviv.
By BARRY DAVIS
Yasmeen Godder’s ‘Simple Action’ premieres in Jaffa.
Like all of her pieces, Vertheim’s new creation is very aesthetic and fashionable.
Kylian’s birthday bash.
Audiences across the country will get a taste of Belleli’s latest offering "One. One & One."
The Malandain Ballet Biarritz takes ‘Cendrillon’ to a whole new level
The Latitude festival gives dancers a wide berth
Uruguay-born Israeli conductor Gisele Ben-Dor speaks to the ‘Post’ on studying with Leonard Bernstein and being known as the champion of Latin American music.
The Vertigo Dance Company presents ‘One. One & One.’
The Jin Xing Dance Theater will perform in Tel Aviv.
‘In Her Footsteps,’ a group exhibition of female artists, is on display at the Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art.
By JOY BERNARD
The acclaimed Ohad Naharin documentary is ready to take America by storm next month.
By HANNAH BROWN
The ballet company from China performs ‘Le Corsaire’.
The Nehara Dance Group performs Doron Raz’s ‘Shin.’
Tamar Lamm and David Kern perform their latest piece.
International Dance Week in Jerusalem December 2-8
‘The Burnt Room’ is performed in Tel Aviv.
Israeli choreographer, dance critic and author Ruth Eshel examines the last 80 years of Israeli dance in her latest book.
This year’s Room Dances Festival features pieces inspired by poetry.
Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève performs in Tel Aviv.
Dege Feder presents her dance piece ‘Amedja’ at the Hullegeb Festival.
Tamar Borer presents her new piece ‘Zellem’ in Tel Aviv.
Each year, more artists apply to participate in this event, stiffening the competition for face time with the who’s who of the dance world.
This year’s Between Heaven and Earth Festival explores being ‘different.’
A bit of everything adds up to a lot of entertainment.
By MAXIM REIDER
Niv Shenfeld and Oren Laor present the incisive ‘You Happy Puppet.’
This year’s Curtain Up Festival features four separate segments.
Italian-born choreographer Andrea Constanzo Martini will premiere his latest work, ‘Scarabeo,’ at the annual Curtain Up Festival.
The annual From Jaffa to Agrippas Festival brings dance into the bars of Jerusalem’s Mahaneh Yehuda market
Ballet Hispanico makes its Israeli debut in November.
Bale de Rua brings Brazilian street dance to Tel Aviv.
A devout choreographer, austere artist and known perfectionist, Eifman has spent most of his career grappling with the complexity by way of the dance medium.
We discovered that the most interesting part of "You Look Like You" was the audience.
Dancer Elizabeth Ros danced on a raised round red stage, while 40 male dancers hardly kept their seats around her, overwhelmed by passion.
LA-based Israeli dancer Asaf Goren brings a touch of eye candy to Britney Spears’ new video.
By ORIT ARFA
Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company Suzanne Dellal, September 18.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Béjart Ballet Lausanne will perform in Tel Aviv.
The event aims to present a realistic and accurate picture of contemporary art while still allowing artists to break with conventions and truly go after their vision.
The first program will boast four works representing the past and present of the company.
In choreographer Dana Ruttenberg’s Project 48, new pieces are created almost on the spot.
The Navdhara Dance Theater performs the scintillating ‘A passage to Bollywood.’
This year’s Diver Festival centers on the concept of trad(e)ition.
What more could one want from an evening’s entertainment?
By RUTH BELOFF
The former dancer turned director of the Batsheva Ensemble passes on his love of exploring the body to his students.
Dror Liberman presents his latest piece at Intimadance.
The annual Karmiel Festival features dozens of styles and techniques.
The Cabo Cuba Jazz band performs in the Hot Jazz series.
Desmond Richardson’s Complexions will perform at TAPAC.
#6 combines art and dance at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
Six dancers perform two pieces by Rachel Erdos.
They showed exceptional and passionate identification with the emotional content, which seems to ignite their overt expressiveness, particularly in Search for Humanism.
KCDC performs a corporeal biography of Tchaikovsky.
The Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company performs ‘Slug.’
Kanazawa – Admoni Eden-Tamir Music Center, May 27.
By URY EPPSTEIN
Nadine Bommer premieres ‘Sepia’ in Tel Aviv.
Mourad Merzouki’s ‘Pixel’ combines dance and video art.
For her latest project, veteran Israeli dancer Dalia Chaimsky performs with 28 participants between the ages of 80 and 101
Before leaving to study in Amsterdam, local dancer Tamir Eting bids farewell to Tel Aviv with two performances
Italian choreographer Alessandro Sciarroni presents a Bavarian folk dance at the Israel Festival
Austrian choreographer Doris Uhlich presents "More Than Naked" at the Israel Festival.
Many dance genres combine in Chaignaud and Begnolea’s piece.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The title, An Old Woman Picking Up A Stone And Carrying It Back To Her House, reads like the beginning of a Chinese proverb.
Yasmeen Godder presents her latest work at the Tmuna Theater.
Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, Herzliya, May 8.
‘Horses in the Sky’ gallops toward its gala opening.
Lula Washington Dance Theater arrives in Israel for the first time.
The Batsheva Dance Company presents a new evening featuring two works -Yag by Ohad Naharin and Adam by Roy Assaf.
Jerusalem Dance Theater celebratesits 30th anniversary.
Local choreographers Oded Renen and Joel Bray premiere three works by their new troupe Humans In Motion
Un Yamada performs at Tmuna Theater.
New show: One. One & One
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New dance performance: On the Edge
New dance performance: Yama
By GADI DAGON
Whether with moving bodies in the space or not, Behar Perahia sees “Light- Space Pulsations” as a presentation of constant motion.
The ‘Two’ evening event will include both the ‘Gnawa’ and ‘Cleared for
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
News briefs from around the nation.
By LAURA SIGAL
"What I do is a Japanese dancer moving, but other than that it doesn’t have any nationality – international or any other place."
Raise Your Spirits Theater is an all-female theater company, which performs for women only.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
"People always tell me, if you’re doing what you love then you’ll never work a day in your life."
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
“That said, I really enjoy dancing on pointe. I believe it verges on the divine. The feeling of floating above the ground is amazing."
The program boasts performances by Unison dancers, as well as guests from Batsheva Dance Company, the Israel Ballet, the Jerusalem Ballet and more.
News briefs from around the capital city.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
By MARTINA BIALEK