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Surrealist Postmodern Jewish Artist Esther Warkov Showing at WAG

WAG is actually showing two Jewish artists who dabble in the surreal, Warkov and Marc Chagall.

Code Pink Launches Campaign of Lies to Keep Bob Marley’s Son from Performing in...

At some point, we should probably sit shiva for them. Hey, they say kadish for Hamas terrorists, don't they?

Helen Mirren Meets Arab and Jewish Students Seeking Peace through the Performing Arts

The Billy Crystal Program for Peace through the Performing Arts is dedicated to promoting a humanistic society based on dialogic relations and peaceful coexistence between Jews and Arabs in Israel.

Menachem Golan (85)

Film director and producer Menachem Golan, of Golan-Globus fame, passed away on Friday, August 8, at age 85.

D.C. Theater Retools Controversial Play about Israeli Arabs

A Washington Jewish theater funded in part by the local Jewish federation scaled back its plans to produce a controversial play concerning how Israeli...

Lorde’s Florida Concert May be Cancelled Due to Her Boycott of Israel

Lorde may soon discover that embracing BDS comes with a price tag.

Culture Minister Miri Regev’s Statue Now a Temporary Feature at Israel’s National Theater

In recent months, Minister Regev has provoked outrage in the culture community in Israel with her so-called "Law of Loyalty in Culture."

Neil Young to Perform in Israel

Canadian singer Neil Young, of the former Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young rock group of the late 60s, will perform with his Crazy Horse...

Obama to Push Iran Deal on ‘Daily Show’ Tuesday

Jon Stewart will interview President Obama for the last time on next Tuesday’s “Daily Show.” It will be Obama’s seventh appearance on Stewart’s show, third as president.

Neil Diamond, 77, Retires From Touring Due to Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Neil Diamond had already performed 55 of the shows on his 50th anniversary tour, with packed arenas from one end of North America to the other and across Europe, when he received the diagnosis.

Pushkin Museum Exhibition Celebrating Leon Bakst’s 150th Birthday

Bakst preferred to live in western Europe because, as a Jew, he did not have the right to live permanently outside the Pale of Settlement. One of his students was Marc Chagall.

Left Irate: Habima National Theater to Perform in Kiryat Arba-Hebron

Culture Minister Miri Regev (Likud) issued a directive whereby theatrical institutions that perform in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria will receive a 10% increase in their state budgets.

Netanyahu Quotes MLK at Cabinet Meeting on Arab Terrorism

"I commend my friend Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, under whose leadership the EU has called for the adoption of this definition of Martin Luther King – anti-Zionism is an expression of anti-Semitism."

Emirati Pop Star Hussain Al Jassmi Sings a Vision of Peace

U.S. President Donald Trump could not have done better himself in writing the anti-terrorism message for this one.

Elton John’s Concert in Israel Set for Lag B’Omer

The British singer will appear in Tel Aviv on May 26, the day Israelis celebrate and remember Kabbalist Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai.

Exhibition: The Jewish Ghetto in Postcards from Eastern Europe to Downtown Manhattan

From 1880 to 1924, one third of the Jewish population of Eastern Europe left shtetls and cities for the United States, fleeing persecution and seeking economic opportunity.

70 Years Later, Auschwitz Inmate’s Gold Ring Found in Double Bottom Mug

"The Germans incessantly lied to the Jews they deported for extermination. They told them about resettlement, work and life in a different location."

Israeli Film Depicting IDF Soldier’s Life, Death, at a Checkpost Makes Oscar Shortlist

The film was denounced by Israel's Minister of Culture and Sports Miri Regev (Likud), who referred to it as "the result of self-flagellation and cooperation with the anti-Israel narrative."

Clinton’s Big Jewish Donors are Hollywood Leftists

George Soros, Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg have plopped down at least $1 million to Clinton's super PAC.

First Jewish Members Appointed to Germany’s Nazi Looted Art Panel

Last March, Culture Minister Grütters faced shocked protests after telling the New York Times that if a Jew is appointed to the commission his “would be the only voice who would be prejudiced.”

Avraham Fried and Family – First Time Ever on Stage Together

It’s ‘family first’ this Sukkot – with the Fried family performing at the United Hatzalah Chol HaMoed in Jerusalem

Klinghoffer Jews: Proud, Terrorist-Humanizing and Meek

Jewish responses to the Klinghoffer opera range from Proud to Terrorist-humanizing to Meek.

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