Boy George to kick off gay pride events in Eilat in May

1980s British pop icon and Culture Club lead man set to perform a set alongside DJ Mark Vedo at Eilat's Dekel Beach.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 10, 2014 22:13
Boy George

Boy George. (photo credit: REUTERS)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later



British music icon Boy George will be taking his talents to Israel's south next month.

The lead singer of the 1980s pop group Culture Club was set to play a set at the annual Temptation party on Dekel Beach which kicks off Eilat's gay pride festival.

The Eilat gay pride festival opens pride events in Israel on May 16.


Boy George was set to perform a set alongside DJ Mark Vedo.

The Culture Club lead man played in Israel at the height of his fame in 1985, when he performed to a crowd of screaming fans at Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Red Hot Chili Peppers
January 16, 2019
Red Hot Chili Peppers to play at Egypt’s pyramids

By DAVID BRINN