Written by: the_author_posts_link(); ?> [3 Dec 2016 ]
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 …
Written by: the_author_posts_link(); ?> [28 Nov 2016 ]
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.
Written by: the_author_posts_link(); ?> [25 Nov 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,
Written by: the_author_posts_link(); ?> [22 Nov 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