Israel should take in refugees fleeing Mideast carnage, Yesh Atid lawmaker says
Armed terror drones to be part of future wars, defense analyst tells ‘Post’
Likud won't try to split Yisrael Beytenu
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Israel primed for Russia opener in EuroBasket tournament
Israel's Samuel strikes gold at rowing world championships
Soccer: Israel cruises past Andorra to maintain Euro 2016 hopes
Netanyahu nixes law banning public broadcasters from publishing opinions
Palestinians protest as Israelis gather for pro-IDF rally near West Bank village
UN expected to easily pass resolution allowing Palestinian flag to fly at New York HQ
Settlers to hold rally near Palestinian village of Nabi Saleh in support of IDF soldiers
'Israel-Egypt ties never been better, yet don't expect Sisi trip to Jerusalem'
Palestinian prevents lynching of 5 lost American yeshiva students in Hebron
Biden meets Jewish leaders in Florida to defend Iran nuclear deal
EU official at center of police probe after alleged anti-Semitic attack on co-worker
Norwegian politician compares smoking bans to Nazi persecution of Jews
German politician: Israel’s security fence is worse than communist Berlin Wall
IFCJ’s Eckstein decries failures of Jewish charities
In blow to Obama, top Jewish Democrat says will oppose Iran deal
'US Jews can't hide disappointment with New Jersey Democrat for backing Iran deal'
Iran deal support in Senate approaches filibuster-proof majority
Surviving Congress, nuclear deal heads to Iran's parliament
Kerry concedes need for ground offensive against ISIS that will include Middle East countries
WATCH: New video shows ISIS in Sinai likely has advanced Russian weapons
'CIA launches secret drone campaign to hunt down top ISIS terrorists'
Brokers for group liberating kidnap victims 'worse than ISIS,' says one-time supporter
Saudi king to meet with Obama amid Gulf concerns over Iran nuclear deal
'Post' health and science editor to receive honorary doctorate
Yad Sarah asks synagogues to boost accessibility for the elderly and disabled
Hadassah follows US centers in using embryonic stem cell for optical procedures
Litzman takes oath, becomes first Agudat Yisrael minister in 63 years
Environmental NGO unveils Israeli-Palestinian-Jordanian hiking, cycling trails
Environment Ministry: Transportation was biggest source of urban pollution in 2014
Experts at TA confab say improving habitats for migrating birds is crucial to their survival
Finance Ministry pledges to reform solar energy sector
Haredim join the hi-tech world by the busload
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Israeli tech students to develop solutions for elderly citizens
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Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
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The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
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David Serero plays – and sings – a nice-guy Sephardi Shylock.
By STEVE LINDE
Play depicting 39-day stand-off between IDF, terrorists, to be granted £15,000 for 10-city UK tour.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
A l’heure où le cinéma fait les gros titres, le musée d’Eretz Israël nous invite à un voyage dans le temps. Retour dans le Tel-Aviv des années 1930
By BARRY DAVIS
Sharon Marom is joint artistic director of this year’s edition of the annual International Puppet Theater Festival, which will take place, under the auspices of the Train Theater in Jerusalem
‘Jerusalem Boxing Club,’ a documentary about the eponymous organization that operates in the Katamonim, is both a definitively Jerusalem story and a typical Israeli one.
Gadi Shechter delights the capital with his take on comic opera 'L’elisir d’amore.'
After 21 years, a return to the stage in Beit Hillel Theater’s latest production.
By GABY SHINE MARKOWITZ
Celebrated poet Haviva Pedaya has turned a tribute to her mother into a rock opera.
‘Refidim Junction,’ an operatic drama composed by Jerusalemite Margret Wolf, draws on the fraught correspondence between Prof. Alice Shalvi’s parents while waiting to get to England in the 1930s.
A play produced by the Nissan Nativ Acting Studio puts the city center stage.
A sneak peek of what to expect when the Jerusalem festival kicks off on May 28.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Set in New York’s East Village and written in the ’80s and ’90s, the show has a relevant message for Jerusalem of 2015.
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
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
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.
By HANNAH BROWN
Paramount in the production is the interrelationship and communication among the five new-minted actor crew.
By HELEN KAYE
Habima Theater rolls out new Israeli plays frosted with a couple of probable crowd-pleasers.
Born Irena Klein in 1924 in Porz, a small town in the Cologne area.
The ABBA-studded show is coming to Tel Aviv
Dalia Shimko has done a good job of realizing this unprepossessing tale.
MK Avigdor Liberman called on Haifa Mayor to resign his position following the municipality's controversial decision.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
The Eifman Ballet performs two major pieces this month.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Israel froze state funding last week for the Arab theater, fueling accusations that the government aims to suppress productions it deems pro-Palestinian.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Prof. Mordechai Kremnitzer said there are limits to freedom of expression in a democracy, “but they are very far away.”
Joint List: Bennett and Regev are galloping on a wave of cheap populism that will destroy the arts and culture.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Issa said it was unfair to expect him to go against his own conscience and to appear in places “which are controversial.”
THE OPERA FESTIVAL: Tosca and Carmina Burana; Masada, June 4-5
By URY EPPSTEIN
Conceived and directed by Romeo Castellucci; YMCA, June 3
The She She Pop troupe from Germany perform their play ‘The Rite of Spring.’
Moscow Kolobov Novayara's performence to appear at the Israeli Opera House on May 11
Israeli Tsvi Avni’s performance of his Metamorphoses on a Chorale by Bach (1985) was the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra’s tribute to contemporary Israeli music in its recent concert.
Acclaimed choreographer Ohad Naharin debuts his latest piece, entitled ‘Last Work.'
Out and about around Israel for the weekend starting May 8, 2015.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
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.
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.
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.
The annual Arava Dance Festival offers a wide range of activities and fun for the whole family.
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.
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.
New drama: Who Took My Cheese?
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New play: Mirale Efrat
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
“These days, words have been almost completely emptied of meaning. The visual medium is more immediate and can transport an audience to a different place and mind-set."
Rani Blair brings the periphery to the stage in his play ‘Galut.’
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.
Cirque du Soleil is here to dazzle and delight.
Consummate clown Slava Polunin presents his delightful ‘Snowshow.’
By MAXIM REIDER
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.
“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.
Miri Regev keeps stating that her main goal is to increase the budget for culture; Let us all wish her success in this endeavor.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
Those who demand the public’s backing for their ventures end up alienating that public.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Readers respond to the latest 'Jerusalem Post' articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
In the past week there were two news items which dealt with ministerial attempts to curtail the activities of two Arab theaters.