Arts & Culture

Watch the Israeli Government’s Anime Tourism Pitch

Watch the Israeli Government’s Anime Tourism Pitch
By November 13, 2014

New video aims to entice Japanese visitors to the Holy Land. Read More

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Girls Season 4 Trailer: Goodbye Brooklyn, Hello Iowa!

Girls Season 4 Trailer: Goodbye Brooklyn, Hello Iowa!
By November 7, 2014

Arrests, unemployment, MFA programs, and a jelly wrestling scene. Read More

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Tel Aviv Ensemble Tziporela Delights With Sketch Comedy Show “Odd Birdz”

Tel Aviv Ensemble Tziporela Delights With Sketch Comedy Show “Odd Birdz”
By November 7, 2014

Start-up theatre from the start-up nation. Read More

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Through Dance, New Exhibit Pays Tribute to Women of Auschwitz Resistance

Through Dance, New Exhibit Pays Tribute to Women of Auschwitz Resistance
By November 3, 2014

Choreography by Jonah Bokaer is moving, but there’s a dearth of historical context. Read More

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Litvakus’ New Album “Raysn” is Party Music for the Klezmer Set

Litvakus’ New Album “Raysn” is Party Music for the Klezmer Set
By October 29, 2014

Ethnomusicologist Dmitri Zisl Slepovitch plays the Jewish music of his native Belarus. Read More

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Spotlight On: Eli Batalion and Jamie Elman of “YidLife Crisis”

Spotlight On: Eli Batalion and Jamie Elman of “YidLife Crisis”
By October 27, 2014

Talking trayf, Seinfeld, and circumcision with the creators of the new Yiddish web series. Read More

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Rule #1: Don’t Kiss in the Anne Frank House

Rule #1: Don’t Kiss in the Anne Frank House
By October 26, 2014

At long last, that mawkish make-out scene from “The Fault in Our Stars” gets the smack-down it deserves. Read More

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