The Promised Podcast: Israel’s National Theater in the Settlements

PART 1: On the controversy over Israel’s national theater company, Habima, performing in the most settlement-y of all the settlements, Kiryat Arba.

Led by Israel's firebrand Culture Minister Regev, Israel's national Habima Theater heads to the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba, near Hebron.
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Allison,  Noah and Times of Israel Ops & Blogs Editor Miriam Herschlag discuss the controversy over Israel’s national theater company, Habima, performing in the most settlement-y of all the settlements, Kiryat Arba.

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The Promised Podcast is an inside view of how Israel can warm your heart and make your blood boil. It’s a radio show by a journalist, a professor and an NGO guy who live in and love Israel even though it drives them crazy, and who each week discuss the latest in Israeli politics, culture and society. The show is hosted by Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron.