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The culture of the Maghreb countries of North Africa – Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt and Libya – will be the focus of the “A Story. A Nation. Festival” at Beit Avi Chai from March 27 – 30, 2017. Festival events will include music performances, film screenings, cooking workshops, and literary encounters that reflect the influence of Maghreb culture.
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Censorship (Tzenzura) is the title of a four-day multi-disciplinary exhibition curated by Yehezkel Lazarov, and produced by Omri Shapira at AZA 13, the Ankori Studios. The event will take place from February 1 – 4, 2017, and is free and open to the public.
The exhibition will be on display throughout all the spaces within the building – 20 in all, and will include works from a variety of disciplines: photography, painting, performance, installations, music, dance, video, and film. Among the participating artists are: Tamar Borrer, Michael Bar Or, Avi Benjamin, …
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The French Institute will present a Night of Ideas on January 26, 2017 at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. In the spirit of similar events taking place in Paris, as well as 30 other cities worldwide on the theme of “Our Common World,” the focus here will be on women – Israeli and French – who have influenced our world in different disciplines. The event is open to the public, free of charge, but advance registration is required. Write to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The evening will begin at 18:30 with opening introductions …
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Provocative, dynamic, imaginative, and vitally connected to the creative, cultural, and socio-political environment in Israel, A-Genre is one of my favorite performance events. This year’s festival, curated by Yair Vardi, with Nava Zuckerman as artistic advisor, focused on the relationship to the past, taking a critical look
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The Spoken Word peak event of the year will take place this month – Slamstival #2, presented by the Incubator Theater and Poetry Slam Israel. Now in its 2nd edition, the annual Spoken Word festival of Poetry Slam Israel is going international, with performers from Japan, Russia, Canada, Italy, Denmark and Belgium. Events will take place in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on December 25 – 27, 2016, with the Grand Slam taking place on December 29th at Hangar 11, Port of Tel Aviv.
The festival program:
Sunday, December 25th
International Poetry Slam with …
Moana is the adventurer so many girls (and girls at heart) long to see on screen – curious, brave, and strong. John Musker and Ron Clements (The Little Mermaid, Aladdin) have created a story with the force of myth, powered by nature, magic, and character, infused with music and humor, and with a visually compelling island aesthetic expressed in use of traditional designs, tattoo art, glowing underwater scenes, dramatic storms and serene green exotica.