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March 30, 2015 / 10 Nisan, 5775
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What the Dames’ (Husbands) Say

What the Dames Say

Every year the women of Gush Etzion get together to run an annual charity dance show, called Dames of the Dance. For months, night after night, the wives leave the house to practice together for their women-only shows that attract thousands of theater-goers, dance enthusiasts and bored housewives from all across Israel.

But what about the poor husbands, left alone to fend for themselves and maintain the household while their wives (including the reportedly talented wife of our beleaguered boss, Stephen) are away having fun at dance practice?

No one ever asked them how they feel… until now.

If you want to buy tickets to Dames of the Dance, click here.

DAMES of the DANCE is an annual charity dance extravaganza by volunteers from Efrat and Gush Etzion that gives women in every type of dance, an opportunity grow in creativity and ability, while helping those in need. Founded in 2006 by Sharon Katz, DAMES of the DANCE donates its profits to the needy through the Gush Etzion Foundation.


About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


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6 Responses to “What the Dames’ (Husbands) Say”

  1. David Orenstein says:

    For once those suppressed husbands get a voice. ;-p

  2. Yarden says:

    Obviously everyone agrees that husbands are incapable of taking care of kids and running a house. How funny. If you were born in the 1920s perhaps. What a terrible hardship that these men have to be without their wives for a few hours a week. Offensive.

  3. The husbands and kids really deserve recognition :-)

  4. I am having trouble finding a link to buy tickets and get information – please email marci@bezeqint.net

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