The Thunder-stealer Returns to the Tel Aviv Stage

Impressive warm-up acts seemed to be a thing of the past - until a white-hot performance in Tel Aviv by singer Ellyot.

They say that when Nina Simone performed in Tel Aviv in the mid-1980s, she was upset that the show's producers had chosen fellow jazz singer Dee Dee Bridgewater as her warm-up act. It's strange to think that one of the greatest singers of the 20th century could have feared the supporting act might steal the spotlight from her, but Bridgewater is a wonderful singer and an even better performer, and she was 20...