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Written by: [26 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Israeli Opera: La Forza del Destino

Are you ready for the Israel Opera’s next brand-new production? This opera starts with a bang (literally), goes through battles and duels, and ends in a monastery. Oh, and it’s CURSED.
Verdi’s La Forza del Destino (“the Force of Destiny”),

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Written by: [26 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Israel Festival 2017

The Israel Festival is an invitation to experience, explore, and see what lies outside one’s cultural comfort zone. Now in its 56th edition, the festival will take place from June 1 – 18, 2017, with a diverse and exciting program, offering audiences the opportunity to encounter a broad spectrum of international and Israeli contemporary creative artists.

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Written by: [17 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Most Beautiful Woman in Town – April 2017

Exhilarating creativity, intoxicating rhythms, and chill vibes were among the many pleasures of The Most Beautiful Woman in Town mini-fest that took place at the Abraham Hostel in Tel Aviv, Saturday, April 8, 2017. The all-day celebration of women’s power and creativity boasted a terrific lineup of diverse performers,

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Written by: [9 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Deaf Chonky

Deaf Chonky (Adi Bronicki & Tami Kaminsky) are a velvet scream that made me feel like the 80s never happened,

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Written by: [4 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
A-Genre: Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home is the theme of Tmuna Theatre’s A-Genre Festival, which will take place April 27 – 29, 2017, exploring the personal, the political, and everything in-between.

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Written by: [2 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
La Gazetta at the Israel Opera

Long before the days of fake news, hashtags and Facebook, people were already becoming concerned about the effects of the press on their lives. In Rossini’s 1816 opera La Gazzetta, or The Magazine, gives us a glimpse into the social media problems of yesteryear.
The story takes place in a hotel in Paris. Don Pomponio, in search of a suitable suitor for his daughter Lisetta, goes around putting ads in the newspapers. The result is a long line of very unsuitable suitors and a series of humiliations for poor Pomponio, while …

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Written by: [25 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
EPOS 2017: Music Preview

EPOS International Art Film Festival celebrates the arts – music, literature, dance, theatre, the visual arts and film –  all explored through the medium of cinema. Now in its 8th edition, the festival will take place from April 5 – 8, 2017, at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.

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Written by: [20 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Israeli Opera: 2017 – 2018

Presenting the Israeli Opera’s exciting 2017 – 2018 season, General Director Zach Granit spoke of his sense of responsibility for “an art form with a history of over 400 years,” and the commitment not only to preserve it, but to keep it vigorous and relevant. The vitality of the Israeli Opera shines in the impressive Israeli talents featured in this season, with Israeli soloists taking lead roles in every production, and the Israeli Opera production of Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, directed by Ido Ricklin.

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Written by: [19 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Menashe Forest Festival – Yearot Menashe 2017

“I don’t know what’s going to happen to my soul when I die, but I have a feeling my body will still be dancing at Yearot Menashe” – that is what I wrote the day after last year’s festival, feeling “somewhere on the edge of a dream, still listening to the music.” The 9th edition of the Yearot Menashe music festival will take place from May 18 – 20, 2017.

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Written by: [19 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Djamchid Sisters – Ta’amin Li (Believe Me)

The Djamchid Sisters’ Ta’amin Li (Believe Me) is a love song, gossamer fine, tender and strong. The simple clarity of strings and the delicate voices tell a tale of longing, a love song the unknown lover, that figure of desire and fantasy. It’s the voice of a woman who is not content with remaining passive, she would seek love out… if only she had a clue to go on.