03.23.2017 | 25 Adar, 5777
Terror victim’s parents witness sealing of killer’s east Jerusalem home
Obama's Israel envoy sees positive elements in Trump's peace efforts
Israeli policeman filmed attacking Arab truck driver spurs controversy
Arab League chief says Palestinians to present peace plan
Eisenkott ‘attentive’ to rabbis requests to change IDF mixed-gender protocol
Senior official denies US demanded construction freeze beyond security fence
Storm over MK's call to hinder IDF enlistment over mixed-gender service
WATCH: Hebrew 101, lessons for beginners...It may be confusing
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
'IDF unsure of extent of prostitution among its soldiers'
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Jerusalem blown out in Eurocup decider in Spain
Crowdfunding campaign launched for Beit Shemesh baseball complex
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Terrorism must not become ‘part and parcel’ of our daily life
Water, peace and security
Grumpy Old Man: Two tough days for journalism
A Dose of Nuance: Enemies come in many forms
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
US Holocaust Museum to award Angela Merkel with top honor named for Elie Wiesel
Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Rome
UK Jewish leader calls for solidarity with Muslims in fight against jihadism
Experts warn that Trump budget for foreign aid cripples antisemitism fight
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
'Motorist in custody after making bomb threat outside White House'
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
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
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
Israeli theater, high-tech conferences and more.
By MICHAL GALANTI
Russia's Bolshoi premieres Mieczyslaw Weinberg's "Idiot" opera based on the famous novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
Dorothy follows the yellow brick road to the Emerald City with her friends, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion, in the Encore! production.
By BARRY DAVIS
Getting to know the Women’s Performance Community of Jerusalem.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
The current family-based project is called Golem, or Chrysalis, which is being performed at the pedestrian street end of Agrippas Street, at Elbocher Square.
At the 360 Location-Dependent Theater Festival“Every day ... has a different feel.”
By KAYLA ROSEN
Scenes from the Peking Opera is the work of virtuoso glove-puppet theater inspired by traditional Chinese opera.
Despite coming from the “wrong” side of the British Channel, Amsallem is well and truly in the Python camp.
Raise Your Spirits Theater is run by women for women, but there is one man whose work is absolutely critical to the success of the company.
A new play in English seeks to honor the memory of the Lehi founder.
By ORIT ARFA
There are all kinds of intriguing synergies lined up for the five-day event.
Many scoffed when in 2008 Mayor Nir Barkat announced he wanted to turn the holy city into a ‘film capital.’ The opening of Cinema City and Yes Planet seems to have proved the skeptics wrong.
By HANNAH BROWN
The New York Harlem Theater performs ‘Porgy and Bess.’
Is there, can there be a solution to the awful and utterly predictable Israeli/Palestinian cycle of violence? Can we ever retreat from the barrage of buzzwords that form the narratives of both sides?
By HELEN KAYE
The season’s first production is a political satire by resident playwright Ro’i Chen called In the Tunnel.
Gilad Kimchi’s meticulous direction allows the actors scope to create real people.
Jerusalem Theater, January 15.
By URY EPPSTEIN
The ballet company from China performs ‘Le Corsaire’.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Clipa Theater performs the eerie ‘Anyone Home’ at Bialik House.
The cast was a pleasant surprise. It consisted mostly of not yet very well known talented Israeli and foreign singers who performed their roles with remarkable artistic capability.
‘Annie’ comes to Beit Hillel at The Hebrew University.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The Israeli entertainment and culture guide for the week to come.
The Jerusalem Opera presents ‘The Barber of Seville’ in a modern setting.
Fund-raising show in Tel Aviv for Beit Hashanti to feature a stellar pop and rock lineup.
The French Comedy Film Festival will run from November 14 - December 6.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Tel Aviv’s Habimah Theater causes a stir with a planned performance in the West Bank.
By CALEV BEN-DAVID
PMO denies reports that Netanyahu has booed upon entering a theater production in New York earlier in the week.
By HERB KEINON
On the tail end of his recent US visit, the PM took time away from politics to attend a cultural event - the hit musical Hamilton.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The State of Israel is "demanding the Norwegian National Theater clearly renounce the video and remove it from all sites immediately."
By ASHER WEBER
Shakespeare takes a vernacular turn at the Tmuna Festival in Tel Aviv.
The much-loved musical based on Damon Runyon’s New York stories about gamblers, hustlers, and the city’s small – time gangsters hits the stage 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.
J-Town Playhouse presents Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Merrily We Roll Along,’ which takes the audience from the end to the beginning of a bittersweet story.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Six shows will take place from September 13 to 17.
Your entertainment guide for the week to come.
The Beersheva Theater gears up for its new season of productions
Perfect summer fare, this Closet has no skeletons.
Two Spanish pieces are featured within the framework of the Tel Aviv Dance Festival.
With 80 Squared, crowds are invited into the intimate setting of the studio.
Directed by Claudia Isabel Martin, some of the work’s difficulties were solved by simply deleting several of the most significant elements.
Actor Elad Shippony takes his musical theater production ‘The Wandering Israeli’ on a weekly journey – in English.
Directed by Irad Rubinstein, Beit Lessin, Tel Aviv, July 27.
This is a play about angles, about conniving, about devil take the hindmost, where the only things that matter are money and making it.
Some nice ‘Memories,’ but nothing too memorable.
The Stage’s short plays festival offers seven plays, 90 minutes, a lot of laughs and some soul-searching.
Directed by Moshe Kepten, Habima, June 29.
The vocalist cast includes Russian baritone Boris Statsenko in the title role, Vienna-based Israeli soprano Hila Fahima as Gilda and Italian tenor Salvatore Cordella as the Duke of Mantua.
The Israeli production of ‘Billy Elliot the Musical’ opens in June.
By ZACK ORYAN ORATZ
Baritone Lucio Gallo takes on the lead role in Verdi’s ‘Macbeth’.
There were nine plays in competition at the festival, that ended Wednesday night.
The Best Youth Play, a new category at the festival, went to 'The First Kiss'.
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
By Shlomi Moscowitz Directed by Dedi Baron Cameri, March 23.
‘Batman v Superman’ – a darker superhero movie for our uncertain times.
By JOHN ANDERSON
By Hillel Mittelpunkt; Based on the book by Klaus Mann; Directed by Omri Nitzan Cameri; March 16.
’Deadline’ will be performed at the Noa Dar studio in Tel Aviv.
History and hilarity collide in the Stage TLV production of Steve Martin’s award-winning play "Picasso at the Lapin Agile."
Jerusalem-based Starcatcher Theater Company brings the Tony Award-winning rock musical ‘Spring Awakening’ to the Holy City.
Bringing the wonders of Shakespeare to Jerusalem’s high-school students.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
He appeared in numerous stage and screen productions displaying more energy than actors half his age, and undeterred by failing eyesight.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Israeli playwright Reuven Kalinsky offers a journey between fantasy and reality.
‘Wounded Land’ has gaping plot holes.
The Brazilian film takes a compelling look at a family and the inherent class system.
The renowned dancer evokes the spirit of the celebrated poet in ‘Brodsky/Baryshnikov.’
Local choreographer Talia Beck unveils her latest work at the Kelim Choreography Center in Bat Yam.
Women-in-Theater presents an English musical on life of pioneer Raquela Prywes
The play is set in the backyard of a home on a veteran kibbutz in the Jezreel Valley where the family is gathering to celebrate Independence Day
By Einat Yakir; Directed by Oded Kotler; Khan Theater, November 9.
By Maya Arad; Directed by Shai Pitovski; Habima, November 3.
The Georgian National Ballet Sukhishvili sweeps into town
The ‘Soap’ spectacle offers audiences some good clean fun
Doris Uhlich will present More Than Enough at the Kelim Choreography Center on October 17 at 8:30 p.m.
The five-member jury included playwright Dani Horowitz and composer Ori Widislavski.
Shenfeld and Laor present two of their popular pieces.
There were 12 winners at the Habima Theater’s excellence awards annual prize-giving just before the holiday.
A production by Ro’i Chen; directed by Yevgeny Arie Gesher; performed on September 3.
Celebrated French choreographer David Wampach continues his exploration of trance states as he presents three works as part of the Diver Festival in Tel Aviv.
In ‘Fair Play,’ Czech actress portrays sprinter in the 1980s who is pressured by her coaches, doctor and even her dissident mother to take anabolic steroids in order to make it into the Olympics.
New show: Multi
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New play: A Simple Story
New exhibit: Mediterranean Fantasy
New play: Tehilla
New movie: Café Nagler
New show: YouMake ReMake
New show: The way there
New play: Kinneret, Kinneret
Accomplished thespian and new immigrant Howard Schechter – who currently
performs in a local production of Mel Brooks’s ‘The Producers’ – talks about his
life and work.
Renowned ADG/TNT theater company brings ‘The Tempest’ to local audiences on the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death.
By MARION FISCHEL
‘Ritza’ (Running) is a tribute to Israel Prize-winning writer S. Yizhar.
"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
Several Israeli film industry players honored,
By RUTH JUDAH
A most unusual production comes to Tel Aviv: famed World War II satire ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’ – in the form of a rock opera.
We are Muslims, Jews, Christians and Druse who collaborate.... We struggle.
By Gil Stern Stern ZOHAR
The ORLY nonprofit provides artists with autism or Down syndrome opportunities to exhibit and sell their work.
By GAVRIEL FISKE
In a press statement, Shaheen, a well-known actress in Egypt, stated that she will spend with the man who kills Baghdadi "a beautiful month he has never dreamt about."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
News briefs from around the nation.
Tucked away in Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires is a beautiful bookshop called El Ateneo Grand Splendid.
By MARTINA BIALEK
West Side Story was performed in the vast Felsenreitschule, originally built in 1693 as a riding school. It has been converted into one of the main venues for the festival.
By IRVING SPITZ