Renovation of Tel Aviv's Iconic Israeli Philharmonic Hall Is an Embarrassment of Wood

The former Mann Auditorium has returned to the city’s landscape as lit up and glorious as ever, but on the inside you get a Noah's Ark. INSIDE: An interactive panoramic view of the new auditorium.

The operation was successful. The patient didn't die, which is something. But the Charles R. Bronfman Auditorium at Tel Aviv's Culture Square awoke after two years of renovations as a cross between a mammoth and a large flightless bird.