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Written by: [4 Apr 2017 ]
Simple Dance: Disquiet

Something unexpected and wonderful greeted visitors to the Tel Aviv Museum of Art last Friday, March 31, 2017: The Inbal Dance Company performed choreographer Mor Shani’s Disquiet, the first part in a trilogy of durational pieces created for the museum: Simple Dance – Three Suggestions for Dealing with Time.

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Written by: [4 Apr 2017 ]
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 ]
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: [2 Apr 2017 ]
Beer Sheva Theatre: You Don’t Fight a Duel Nowadays

The elusive quality of happiness is conveyed with heartbreaking beauty in the Beer Sheva Theatre production of You Don’t Fight a Duel Nowadays. Written by Shahar Pinkas, and directed by Shir Goldberg, the play is based on short stories by Vladimir Nabokov, recounting the lives of immigrants and local Germans in the harsher neighborhoods of Berlin, where the skies are always gray. Powerful and moving, the play captures the essence of Nabokov in its ability to wrestle exquisite imagery and enchanted moments out of the most wretched human weakness and …

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Written by: [26 Mar 2017 ]
Jessica Lang Dance Coming in April!

Jessica Lang Dance Company will perform in Israel for the first time at the Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, with three performances from April 20 – 22, 2017.