musical

Plan for 'Fiddler on the Roof' movie remake ignites passions

A large cohort feels that a remake of Fiddler was unnecessary at best and sacrilege at worst.

13 Jewish facts about ‘Hamilton’ that will make you smile

Some scholars believe that the Hamilton's mother, Rachel Faucette, might have been Jewish

By ARIELLE KAPLAN/JTA
28/05/2020
Max Stern takes on all musical comers

Stern has traveled a long and winding musical, cultural and personal path since crossing the Pond.

02/04/2020
Songwriter Adam Schlesinger hospitalized with coronavirus

Schlesinger, 52, who grew up in a secular Jewish home, has been in an unnamed hospital in upstate New York for over a week.

By EMILY BURACK/ JTA
01/04/2020
Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lin-Manuel Miranda breaks up quarantined Israeli journalists' argument

The argument over which Miranda score was best was broken up by the man himself, in Hebrew.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
27/03/2020
Nattering with John Graham: Musical ‘naches fun di kinder’

“My pocket money at the time, I think, was a shilling a week.”

26/03/2020
Israel gets a wickedly pleasurable taste of Broadway

Living in the Middle East, we Israelis don’t get to see shows on Broadway as frequently as we might like. So luckily, Broadway brings some of its best to us.

By YAKIR FELDMAN
03/03/2020
'Prince of Egypt' receives West End musical adaptation

Directed by Scott Schwartz and choreographed by Sean Cheesman, the run is set to last 39 weeks, from February 5 to October 31, at the Dominion Theatre.

03/03/2020
Starcatcher’s ‘Chicago’ dazzles the city

The energetic music and dance of Chicago comes to life on the Jerusalem stage March 5 to March 21.

By YAKIR FELDMAN
27/02/2020
Miscast, a Purim musical to challenge show-biz norms

This Purim, why not enjoy a light-hearted musical?

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