06.27.2016 | 21 Sivan, 5776
ANALYSIS: The winner from the Israel-Turkey détente - Hamas
Israel and Turkey set to announce normalized relations Monday
Israel blames Palestinians for West Bank water shortage
Shin Bet: East Jerusalem dentists arrested for bombing attack that wounded IDF officer
Christians, Muslims and Jews to build joint house of worship in Jerusalem
Build inside settlement blocs, not beyond – Ross
Yeroham mayor: Schools may strike if government fails to keep ‘equality’ pledge
Culture minister blasts future Public Broadcasting Corporation
Herzog, Yacimovich unable to compromise on race date
Bayit Yehudi to start English events
‘Chariots of Fire’ conductor Harry Rabinowitz dies at 100
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s InterContinental David
Seeing Russia through new eyes
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Cisco Executive Chairman signs R&D MOU with Israel
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
The moral obligation to give charity
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
RIGHT FROM WRONG: How dare Europe applaud a blood-libeler?
THINK ABOUT IT: Shas vs the Reform Movement
Iraqi forces declare defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
SA organization pulls out of Hebrew U conference following BDS pressure
Sharansky to French Jews mulling aliya: Do it!
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
Songwriter Naomi Shemer’s "Jerusalem of Gold" foretold Six Day War victory
IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
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
Learning to Conquer My Fears in a Sprinkler Park in Israel
The Israel guide to an EU Exit
The Donald and The Greatest
On The Fringes of Tolerance
The former Miss Colombia causes uproar over tweet using play on the similar-sounding Spanish words for an expletive slang term and 'Jewish.'
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The repertoire includes localized versions of such perennial favorites as Nat King Cole’s “Nature Boy,” Ben E. King’s “Stand By Me,” and “I Heard It Through the Grapevine."
By BARRY DAVIS
“We wholeheartedly believe in the importance of our work and in what we give to the public.”
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Although the theme is ephemera, it is hoped that the exhibition will have a lasting impact.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
“Until now, the city’s residents were required to travel to Jerusalem to access top-quality performances, or chose to miss out entirely. There was a real thirst for locally held performances."
By YAEL BRYGEL
The Israel Festival is not the single actor in the arena of culture imports to Israel.
By RUTH ABRAHAM
“I have more plans than the ability to execute them,” he laughs. “That’s how it’s always been.”
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
The lesser-known sister of the famed Razel brothers, Ricka Van Leeuwen, is remarkable in her own right – and is displaying her sound at a gig on Monday.
By ANNIE KADOSH ORENSTEIN
‘Orange Is the New Black’ is as good as it gets.
By HANNAH BROWN
Two teenage girls find love in ‘Barash.'
The Israeli Opera performs ‘The Pearl Fishers.’
What to do this weekend and beyond.
By SHAWN RODGERS
’Zoom 2016’ is on display at Anna Ticho House in Jerusalem.
The good, the Beyoncé and the ugly.
‘The Settlers’ looks at the past, present and future.
Multifaceted pianist Orit Wolf hosts a concert with actor Nathan Datner.
By MAXIM REIDER
The MozART group puts an amusing spin on classical music.
The royals, the kids and the unreality.
Penelope Cruz shines in the soapy ‘Ma Ma.'
The All Stars Band from Italy pays tribute to Miles Davis.
KCDC performs a corporeal biography of Tchaikovsky.
The annual Abu Ghosh Music Festival is under way.
The Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company performs ‘Slug.’
Alice Cooper to be unleashed in Ra’anana.
By DAVID BRINN
Film festivals celebrate students and the South.
Alexander Dmitiriev conducts the St. Petersburg Academic Symphony Orchestra in Tel Aviv.
Nadine Bommer premieres ‘Sepia’ in Tel Aviv.
Brian Wilson’s Pet Sounds Tour features songs from the Beach Boys’ acclaimed album.
Jazz guitarist Pat Metheny will perform here this month.
The Docaviv film festival ran from May 19-28.
‘Orange’ returns, while truth is stranger than fiction.
The Tikva Theater of Berlin presents ‘Cursed Is the Heart.’
East melds with West at the Israel Festival.
The short film, which stars Evgenia Dodina, tells the story of a single mother who finds herself without her son for one day, and tries, in that short space of time, to find a man.
Shani Klein portrays a compelling character.
Myrna Herzog presents a 17th-century musical program, ‘Passion and Madness.’
Classical musician Sharon Kam will perform in Israel.
By OMER SHOMRONY
A heavyweight combo celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Blue Note label.
The Israel Festival takes place May 24 to June 11.
Remembrance Day memories, Independence Day exuberance.
American slackliner Heather Larsen makes history as she walks a narrow web line stretched between Jerusalem's ancient towers.
This week on TV.
Soap-opera vision of the hippie life in ‘The Commune.
US pop star Prince, 57, was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later declared dead, US media reports said.
'Game of Thrones’ and Princess Leia return.
A sweet look at an unusual woman.
When he’s in a scene you can’t look away from him, and he makes you care about whatever character he is playing.
Bionic limbs, robots and other technological wonders on display at The International GeekPicNic festival.
Gil Kerer looks inside for inspiration.
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.
Just one point separates top two teams with seven games left; Tight race for Europa League spot.
By ALLON SINAI
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
Jerusalem Dance Theater celebratesits 30th anniversary.
The US streaming giant has asked to examine the domestic content of several local media producers.
The 29-year-old Chicagoan is a bisexual, cross-dressing, observant Jew.
Homegrown religious rocker Ruth Nudelman pursues all kinds of musical routes on her debut album.
Road rout by Frankfurt in finale of quarterfinals knocks last Israeli club from continental competition.
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.
Winehouse, Joplin, Sinatra and...Ari Gold?
Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov will attend the performance of his song cycle ‘Ayre’ at the Felicja Blumental Festival.
The Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble series includes a new work by Alon Nechushtan.
Singer Topsy Chapman performs in the Hot Jazz Series.
"I’m leaving a superb and dedicated organization with programs slated until 2020,” says Munitz.
By HELEN KAYE
International Klezmer Festival artistic director and clarinet player Hanan Bar-Sela organizes a one-night-only Jewish soul music extravaganza.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
California rock band has recovered from trauma of attack during their show at Paris's Bataclan and is launching a world tour that will bring them back to Israel on September 5.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
This week on the small screen.
A cold new world is depicted in ‘Valley.’
Pianist Denis Matsuev will participate in Zubin Mehta’s 80th birthday concert.
‘Batman v Superman’ – a darker superhero movie for our uncertain times.
By JOHN ANDERSON
Un Yamada performs at Tmuna Theater.
The Shared Sound Festival takes place in New Orleans’s twin city, Rosh Ha’ayin.
Former fixture on the Israeli roots music scene, Canadian-born blues guitarist and singer Ted Cooper returns for a triumphant tour.
Golden Globe-winning actress and writer Rachel Bloom talked about Jewish identity, diversity on her hit show, and Israel on her first trip to the country.
By LAHAV HARKOV
By Hillel Mittelpunkt; Based on the book by Klaus Mann; Directed by Omri Nitzan Cameri; March 16.
Scottish folk hero to promote transcendental meditation at April makeup date for canceled January show.
After his 2010 cancellation, the Latin rock sensation announces long-anticipated concert scheduled for July 30 in Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park.
Diamonds, boxers and old favorites.
Laura Claycomb opens at the Opus Festival.
Pianist Jascha Nemtsov performs Zaderatsky’s ‘24 Preludes and Fugues.’
Kamea premieres Tamir Ginz’s latest piece.
’Deadline’ will be performed at the Noa Dar studio in Tel Aviv.
The French Film Festival comes of age.
Light Opera Group of the Negev Heichal Hatarbut, Netanya, March 13.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
History and hilarity collide in the Stage TLV production of Steve Martin’s award-winning play "Picasso at the Lapin Agile."
Giselle, March 1; Swan Lake, March 3 Tel Aviv Opera House.
By ORA BRAFMAN
Jerusalem-based Starcatcher Theater Company brings the Tony Award-winning rock musical ‘Spring Awakening’ to the Holy City.
The festival program takes in a broad musical hinterland of styles and genres, from Turkish and Yemenite sounds to jazz, classical music, rock and klezmer.
"My whole idea is to create one giant opera. That’s why instead of the word ‘act,’ I use the word ‘transition.’"
By CARL HOFFMAN
Actor know for his outrageous antics shows unused footage from "Bruno" of attempted prank on white supremacists who years later shot 3 people at a Kansas Jewish center.
That elephants suffer in circuses is one of those so-called facts everyone seems to know, although I was unable to find proof.
By BARBARA SOFER
Not every prank on YouTube is a social experiment. Nor is it all innocent fun.
By LIAT COLLINS