Jews in the live-events industry who don’t use electronics or engage in work on Shabbat said it puts them at a disadvantage for the first-come, first-serve COVID-19 relief grants.
The 2020 run of the show, like so many others in the country, was cut short last March when COVID-19 darkened Israel’s stages.
This comes after years of serious conflicts and a massive financial deficit of over NIS 100 million.
In an email, the author threatens to violently kill Morgenstern and her children, as well as set fire to the Jewish theater and its staff.
For the first two months of its run, the play will operate under social distancing regulations, until they are legally lifted on September 6.
"We hope this virtual offering will allow people from Melbourne to Manhattan an opportunity to incorporate songs or poems from our seder into their own family Passover celebrations."
In the meantime, smaller chains and cinematheques are up and running.
Teatronetto Festival relaunches in a flurry of renewal and heartache as one of Yaakov Agmon’s final requests before his passing.
Government-subsidized culture institutions have received aid packages, while movie theaters have not.
Passport holders will be able to go out to restaurants with friends again, go to the gym, attend rock concerts and "sing along with every word," as well as go to cinemas and theaters.