Barbra Streisand Takes Tel Aviv With a Brilliant Mix of Talent, Humor and Schmaltz

The opportunity to see this icon in such fine form at the age of 71 - funny, touching, and powerful - left her Israeli fans overcome with emotion. In a word, verklempt.

How many performers can be aptly labeled both 'diva' and 'icon,' manage to dazzle an outdoor stadium packed with 16,000 Israeli fans with their breathtaking...