Einat Weizman is being called a baby killer, but she tells Haaretz she's just trying to highlight the situation in which censorship, occupation, nighttime arrests and home demolitions are considered sane
Music director Or Matias talks about working with Dave Malloy on the show 'Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812'
Culture minister's comments come as theater groups withdraw from Israel's fringe theater festival after a play about Palestinian prisoners was removed from program
'They're forcing me to fund plays that provide a platform for terrorists with blood on their hands,' Miri Regev says
Artistic director quits popular Acre Fringe Theater Festival after public steering committee disqualifies 'Prisoners of Occupation'
Miri Regev cites ‘the basic values of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state,’ but the festival notes that it warns about any nudity, which in any case takes place in closed venues
Association for Civil Rights in Israel claims the new form that cultural institutions must fill out to get ministry support is even worse than its precursor.
Actors in a new Gesher Theater production identify with their characters in this realistic play about army, politics and the media, but have also developed a sense of brotherhood and purpose.
Culture Minister Miri Regev previously demanded theaters and other cultural institutions sign a form declaring whether or not they had performed in performing in West Bank settlements.
Yossi Sucary's award-winning book 'Benghazi—Bergen-Belsen' has been adapted for the stage, and performances begin in March at La MaMa Experimental Theater Club in New York City’s East Village.