07.27.2016 | 21 Tammuz, 5776
‘Hamas tries to vanish, but we can see them’
Turkey deal was struck five years ago, security chief reveals
IDF razes 15 illegal Arab homes in east Jerusalem and West Bank
Eisenkot warns against populism: ‘IDF follows orders, not the ethos of a gang’
PMO: Accusations that Netanyahu mishandled the Gaza tunnel threat are false
Jerusalem Foundation unveils ‘Social Innovation Challenge’ to mark jubilee
Netanyahu’s visit to Africa yields growing momentum
Public diplomacy in droves?
Bennett invokes 2014 Gaza war in warning over 'past mistakes'
Herzog rivals ask for secret ballot vote
Liberman hopes to make West Bank checkpoints more 'secure and humane'
Housing cabinet aims for 200,000 units for haredi housing
CONCERT REVIEW: Joss Stone, Barby Club, Tel Aviv, July 25
DANCE REVIEW: Swan Lake on Ice, Jerusalem Theater, July 20
Matan David goes Gaga over dance
Top 5 things you can’t miss on your next spontaneous trip to Israel
47 arrested in mass crackdown on Israeli soccer fan club 'La Familia'
Top Jewish American soccer players targeted by Israeli clubs
Group launches crowdfunding campaign against sexual harassment in police
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Health ministry to take lead in combating child hot car deaths
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Grapevine: Not in the basket
Letters to the Editor: Fall guy
Fighting for justice
Analysis: Islamic State's first act of war on European Christianity
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
The illegal car trade of the West Bank
Egypt denies report that assassination plot kept Sisi away from Arab League summit
Bavarian bomber pledged allegiance to Islamic State
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Analysis: ‘Mikve law’ throws cold water on Israel-Diaspora relations
'Dramatic increase in anti-Semitic violence in US'
Democratic congressman: The Palestinians ‘will be free’
Berlin moves on despite terror threat
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Democrats close ranks ahead of Clinton nomination
Clinton makes history, secures US Democrats' White House nomination
Clinton aide to 'Post': Trump 'clueless' on Israel, foreign policy
Between Never-Trump and Never-Hillary, some Jews chose Libertarianism
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
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
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
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Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
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!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
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
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
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
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
The Stage’s short plays festival offers seven plays, 90 minutes, a lot of laughs and some soul-searching.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Directed by Moshe Kepten, Habima, June 29.
By HELEN KAYE
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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
"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
“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
Tucked away in Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires is a beautiful bookshop called El Ateneo Grand Splendid.
By MARTINA BIALEK
Cirque du Soleil is here to dazzle and delight.
By RUTH BELOFF
Consummate clown Slava Polunin presents his delightful ‘Snowshow.’
By MAXIM REIDER
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.