05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Palestinian-American activist accuses Israel and US of shared legacy of ethnic cleansing
Shin Bet: 2 minors arrested for terror stabbing of elderly women in Jerusalem
Hezbollah deputy: No war this summer 'unless Israel chooses'
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Bennett launches Knesset Question Hour with one-liners and debate
Joint taskforce established to examine state of early childhood day care
Ya'alon hints at fundraising for new party in letter
Political turmoil expected to go on after Liberman sworn in
Irish FM: BDS is a 'legitimate political viewpoint'
Classical Review: Gloria
Taking pride in film
Alice Cooper for president!
Standing the test of time
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Our World: The old generals’ old plan
King Agrippa I: The last Maccabee
Normalization talks with Turkey advancing
Turkey's Erdogan: No Muslim family should engage in birth control
Chew your way to tolerance: New spoof ad seeks to end Islamophobia
Iranian woman diguised as a man sneaks into soccer match
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
New York Jews sing, dance with locals in Morocco and Tunisia
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
Majority of Israelis ignore illegal public smoking
Environment ministry to ensure beaches are 'bikini ready' with cleanup program
Israeli researchers discover Pilates exercises help after heart attack
In first, New Zealand 'innovation' delegation comes to Israel
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Sanders: Israel has a right to US protection
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
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
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
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
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
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
Bringing the wonders of Shakespeare to Jerusalem’s high-school students.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
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.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
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
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.
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.
By HELEN KAYE
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.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
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.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
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.
Paramount in the production is the interrelationship and communication among the five new-minted actor crew.
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.
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.
New movie: Café Nagler
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New show: YouMake ReMake
New show: The way there
New play: Kinneret, Kinneret
New drama: Who Took My Cheese?
New play: Mirale Efrat
Renowned ADG/TNT theater company brings ‘The Tempest’ to local audiences on the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death.
By MARION FISCHEL
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.
By CARL HOFFMAN
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
“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.
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
Cirque du Soleil is here to dazzle and delight.
By RUTH BELOFF
Consummate clown Slava Polunin presents his delightful ‘Snowshow.’
By MAXIM REIDER
The best things to do in the week to come.
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.