Bennett gives up on Foreign Ministry for Education portfolio
'EU concerned over Likud proposals to weaken Israel's judiciary'
Liberman lashes out at South Africa after Israel denies visa to Communist minister
Coalition deals waiting for Kahlon approval
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
Avoid preventable accidents during festivities
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
Most Israeli recipes
Out & About: top 10 things to do
Suspect in Saturday terror attack captured, confirmed as Palestinian man, 32, from Shuafat
The weird and wonderful world of Aya Ben-Ron
Maccabi Tel Aviv crisis deepens with humbling defeat at Gilboa
Acre continues resurgence with win
Soccer: More excitement at bottom of table than top
Remembering Hoch’le: Fallen Israeli war hero/hoops star
Global agenda: Financial services
Citi competition attracts 21 financial start-ups to Jerusalem
French Hill terror attack survivor regains consciousness, in stable condition
Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company beach property to be returned to the public
IAF kills 4 terrorists who crossed into Israel from Syria and planted bombs
Ya'alon: Iran is currently seeking to smuggle advanced arms to Hezbollah
Report finds even in high-tech, travel restrictions slow Gazan business
Report: Israeli strike in Syria was aimed at thwarting attack on strategic targets in Golan
PLO’s Executive Committee meeting on Wednesday to redefine relations with Israel
Anti-Semitism rising again, Jewish leader warns 70 years after death camp's liberation
Frankfurt butchers convicted in kosher meat fraud
British council candidate says she will never support 'the Jew' Ed Miliband for PM
Senior Russian rabbi: Putin ouster would endanger Jews
John Galliano to speak at London Jewish event, four years post anti-Semitic tirade
Hamas claims victory as Islamist affiliate beats out Fatah rival in campus election
Analysis: A new redline on Iran?
Egypt to extend state of emergency three more months in northern Sinai
Pentagon: Iran moves ships, reducing tensions near Yemen
Saudi Arabia foils ISIS-backed plot on its grounds
Letters to the editor - April 27
The Holocaust did not end at liberation
Reality Check: The irony of Lord Janner’s escape from trial
Terra incognita: The myth and madness of the ‘white tribe’
A defining moment for Europe
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
Book Review: Anywhere but Zion
Book Review: Russian compound interest
Hot off the Arab press
Catching the wave
The Armenian imperative
Take a walk
A culture of survivors
Grapevine: Coalition against pollution
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
מִי לָקַח אֶת הַגְבִינָה שֶלִי?
Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
Following the green line
Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
With full term possible, Netanyahu may outlast Ben-Gurion (and Obama)
Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Armenian Archibishop chides Rivlin for referring to genocide as 'mass killings'
Israelis commemorate 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, drawing comparisons to Holocaust
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
France detains armed suspect allegedly planning church attack
IN PHOTOS: Ethiopians struggle to come to terms with beheadings of Christians in Libya
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
PetBNB:An Olah’s Unusual Canine Startup
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Sovev Tel Aviv, Israel’s Largest Biking Event
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
04.27.2015 | 8 Iyar, 5775
Everybody Wants to Live By Hanoch Levin Directed by Udi Ben Moshe Cameri, June 30.
By HELEN KAYE
Theater chairman Zohar defiantly in face of budget cuts; What’s the point of Gesher if it surrenders and doesn’t do what it believes in?
Our Class bravely tells a filthy story about perpetrators who not all are villains, nor are all victims martyrs.
Francis Frank ou Otto Huster ? Ou quand l’acteur et son personnage font corps
By KATHIE KRIEGEL
Judith, Léa, Rachel, Anna, Myriam ou Eléna. Récits de ces héroïnes qui ont souffert
By NATHALIE BLAU
Set in New York’s East Village and written in the ’80s and ’90s, the show has a relevant message for Jerusalem of 2015.
By BARRY DAVIS
In more ways than one, Teatron Hamartef provides youth at risk with an opportunity to express themselves.
The Jerusalem Theater is finally hosting a repertory troupe.
After 29 years of presenting English theater, JEST is bowing out.
By RUTH BELOFF
“The last 50 days [of Operation Protective Edge] have changed us all, and you could see it at Contact Point: almost 5,000 people came, but the atmosphere was one of reserve, of restraint.”
By PEGGY CIDOR
With 11 performances of ‘A Little Night Music,’ the J-Townplayhouse troupe is tackling the New Yorker composer’s music with aplomb.
Efim Rinenberg’s life as a ‘minority within a minority’ led him to seek refuge in the theater.
Mandy Rice Davies will be remembered in Israel for her time in Tel Aviv, where having converted to Judaism to marry an Israeli businessman she moved to open and manage a series of nightclubs.
By JERRY LEWIS
The entertainer looks back on a career spanning five decades, a wide musical repertoire and most of the globe.
By DAVID BRINN
‘Hello, Dolly’ comes to Beit Hillel at Hebrew University.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
In the topsy-turvy world of Miscast! 2, songs traditionally sung by men are performed by women, duets become solos and contemplative solitary songs become an ensemble affair.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Directors such as Eytan Fox are delighted that Israeli movies are a hit with US audiences.
By HANNAH BROWN
Yossele Rosenblatt, dubbed the Jewish Caruso, is considered the greatest cantor of his time.
Ahead of her return to Israel, the lead vocalist for the 1970s British progressive minstrels Renaissance explains why she still loves performing
"Slava’s Snowshow" once again blows into Israel in June.
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
This stage direction radiated good humor, original ideas and refined taste, without taking itself too seriously.
By URY EPPSTEIN
The annual Arava Dance Festival offers a wide range of activities and fun for the whole family.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
By William Shakespeare, translated by Eli Bijaoui; Beersheba Theater, March 4.
Hanan Snir’s bold and stimulating take in which the story of Oedipus becomes a therapeutic technique to jolt a near catatonic patient back to reality.
In order to celebrate 100 years since it first premiered in Vienna in 1915, the Hungarian Dama Diva Operetta Company is bringing a grand production to Israel.
Khoury is the first non-Jew to win the prestigious Israel Prize for a distinguished acting career.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
In his one-man show, ‘The Beautiful Israeli,’ the veteran stage performer uses his experience in Operation Protective Edge to take stock of life and the world around him
By Roy Rashkes; Directed by Irit Frank Simta; January 14.
Yoav Grinberg and Gil Kerer, brought together by ‘destiny,’ present an evening of their new works.
Female Choreographers’ Festival Suzanne Dellal, January 5-17
By ORA BRAFMAN
By Robin Hawden, Translated by Yaron Frid, Directed by Alon Ophir, Habima National Theater, January 13.
A play by Anton Chekhov; Directed by Arthur Kogan; Cameri Theater, January 2.
Highly acclaimed festival to debut in the Negev.
To sum up, it was an inspired performance.
Tall, disheveled, sexy and sassy, Petruchio’s on a mission: marry into money.
By Bertolt Brecht; Translated by Shimon Zandbank; Directed by Yevgeny Arye; Gesher Theater, December 28.
Let’s step back from an almost instinctive need to wash out our souls with soap after watching the stage version of Fatal Attraction.
Written and directed by Hillel Mittelpunkt, Cameri Theater, December 19.
J-Town Playhouse, Directed by Raphael Poch, AACI, Jerusalem
By MARC TAINAR
Michael Mwenso croons some ‘30s tunes in the Hot Jazz series.
winners of the second annual Jerusalem International Choreography Competition announced.
Educating Rita, By Willy Russell, Translated by Yosef El-Dror, Directed by Roni Pinkovitch, Bet Lessin, November 17.
The Jerusalem English Speaking Theater bids a fond farewell to the local stage
By William Shakespeare; Directed by Silviu Purcârete; Marin Sorescu National Theater, Romania.
Assembling a cast of middle-school-aged children is the main element that sets Shani Granot and Nevo Romano’s new work apart in this week’s Curtain Up Festival.
Best Actress went to Noa Har-Zion for her performance as Shelley in the self-indulgent and forgettable Amsterdam Blog.
The Sopranos meet The Innocents meet Shakespeare.
Music for the production was composed by Dov Seltzer, and the director of the play is Tzedi Tzarfati, who confesses that he does not speak Yiddish, but says it doesn’t matter.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Happy or sad, moody or exuberant, the dancers are busy executing the fast-changing compositions in stylistic hodgepodge.
The Tmuna/Poland series looks at national (cultural) and emotional identity and how each contributes to the structure of the individual.
Written and directed by Edna Mazya, The New Criminals is playing at Cameri Theater starting September 29.
Classic works are so called because their content pertains to the human condition, and that applies from age to age.
The Acre Festival of Alternative Israeli Theater abounds with plays, productions and a plethora of special performances.
By Joshua Conkel; translated by Dori Parne; directed by Ofer Amra; Haifa Theater, August 24.
By Jesse Eisenberg; translated by Dori Parnes; directed by Avishai Milstein; Bet Lessin, August 20.
New drama: Who Took My Cheese?
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New play: Mirale Efrat
New festival: International Shakespeare festival
New musical series: With a personal seal
The esteemed American Jewish writer was doomed to be a Nobel Prize laureate for his novels, not his plays.
By MATT NESVISKY
After realizing that most of its predominately Jewish sponsors decided to walk away from the organization, it changed its mind.
Danish-born Muslim Omar Marzouk is one of diverse group of comedians
coming to Jerusalem for the annual ‘Comedy for a Change’ conference.
The iconic ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ celebrates 50 years – and inspires another behind-the-scenes book.
By AMY SPIRO
‘If something moves me to tears or laughter,’ she affirms, ‘I’ve learned it’ll probably do the same for other people.’
By SUSAN DE LA FUENTE
The sprightly septuagenarian and acclaimed playwright marks the milestone of his 70th play at the Holon Mediatheque.
With her play ‘An Unfortunate Man,’ director Emilia Ruth Cohen hopes to make us take note of the lessons of history – and the perils of war.
Cultural events to look out for.
Amateur actors’ group LOGON is performing ‘Fiddler on the Roof‘ in seven cities across the country.
Holon’s Mediatheque Theater’s upcoming season for children will address whether girls and boys are destined to act a certain way and how roles can change.
From theater to plays to art exhibitions, here are some events to mark down in the calendar.
A variety of music and theater events happening around Israel this week.
A roundup of some great shows and exhibits happening this week.
A look at upcoming arts and culture events
Any connection between the story of former prime minister Ariel Sharon and Notzar Theater company’s ‘Har’ is purely circumstantial.
The Al-Midan Theater will perform for the first time in a new language.
After six weeks under fire, life has returned to normal at Sapir Academic College near the Gaza border.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Acclaimed actor Tuvia Tsafir returns to his roots in his role as Kalimutka in Yiddishpiel Theater’s hit Yidl Mitn Fidl.
By yaacov bar on
The shows will take place at three venues in the park, with a 15-piece instrumental ensemble, and Rita presenting her highly popular “20 Years of Big Love” show
The best things to do in the week to come.
The Merry Wives of Windsor by Shakespeare, adapted and directed by Udi Ben-Moshe will be playing at the Khan Theater, February 25.
Estonian jazz vocalist Kadri Voorand will perform at the Tel Aviv-Tallin Festival.
By MAXIM REIDER
“The decision to remove this shameful [figure] is correct, but does not remove the stain on those who placed him there," Livni says.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The Israel Ballet performs its version of Tchaikovsky’s beloved ballet ‘The Nutcracker.’
The Room Dance Festival gets back to basics.
‘Beauty and the Beast’ comes to Beit Hillel for Hanukka.
New film portraying the tale of Moses set to hit theaters this month.
Art and cultural events to check out around Israel this coming week.
The Japanese dance troupe Sankai Juku will perform in Tel Aviv.
L-E-V presents ‘Killer Pig’ in Tel Aviv.
More than 30 different cultural events will take place around the country during Yemei Tarbut, 2014.
Irish pianist Barry Douglas performs ‘Resurrection,’ a tribute to 9/11.
In the UK, after the shocking but almost inevitable boycott of an Israeli arts company at the Edinburgh film festival, on Tisha Be’av in London Tricycle Theatre took the boycott to its logical conclusion.
By DANNY BEN-MOSHE