Written by: [30 Nov 2016 ]
Romans and Druids and Politics, Oh My!

The Israel Opera’s current season starts with a bang – a new production of Bellini’s Celtic-themed opera Norma, conducted by Italian opera expert Daniel Oren.

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Performance, Review, Theatre »

Written by: [3 Dec 2016 ]
Yiddishpiel Theatre: Foolish Tales

Foolish Tales is a musical comedy based on the stories of Yitskhok Leybush Peretz, known as Y. L. Peretz, (also known as Isaac Leib Peretz, I. L. Peretz). Written and directed by Aya Kaplan, with music and dramaturgy by Dori Parnes, the Yiddishpiel production is a lively and entertaining musical revue, that shines with the presence of two luminaries: Y. L. Peretz and Yaacov Bodo.
Yaacov Bodo’s stage presence is the embodiment of Yiddish humor. Yiddish humor has an elusive quality, that somehow defies description. Yes, it’s the colorful imagery, and …

Dance, Performance »

Written by: [28 Nov 2016 ]
Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève to Perform in TLV

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, under the artistic direction of Philippe Cohen, is one of the most exciting dance companies I’ve seen in recent years. They will be performing an intriguing program of two works by leading contemporary choreographers: Lux by Ken Ossola and Glory by Andonis Foniadakis.

Music, Performance »

Written by: [25 Nov 2016 ]
Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton: TLV 2016

Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton can make a Tel Aviv club feel like a family gathering on a back porch in Mississippi. When you hear this multi-instrumentalist (piano, violin, harmonica, guitar, banjo) sing and play, it’s hard to believe that he was born in 1989, rather than 1889. Paxton has the smile of a mischievous child, the elegance of a bygone era, and a deep feel for the music,

Music, Performance »

Written by: [23 Nov 2016 ]
Tel Aviv Jazz Festival 2016

The Tel Aviv Jazz Festival will take place from December 7 – 9, 2016, with a terrific lineup of musicians, original productions and cool collaborations.

Arts, Children, Dance, Free, Music, Performance, Theatre »

Written by: [22 Nov 2016 ]
Intimidbar 2016

Intimidbar, a festival of music, dance, theatre & arts, will take place from December 22 – 27, 2016 in Mitzpe Ramon. An encounter between nature, people and art, the festival will feature a terrific lineup of well-known musicians – Daniela Spector, Uzi Ramirez, Gedy Ronen, Alon Eder, Yaron Ben-Ami and more