By Yael Ella On Monday, June 11th, 2018

Based on Israeli film, ‘The Band’s Visit,’ wins best score in Tony sweep

“The Band’s Visit,” music and lyrics by David Yazbek, and story by Itamar Moses, has nabbed the best musical Tony Awards on Sunday. The musical based on a 2007 Israeli film of the same name, tells a More...

By Buzzy Gordon On Sunday, November 26th, 2017

La Bohème opens the new Israel Opera season

La Bohème, the popular, late 19th-century opera by Giacomo Puccini, debuted the current season of the Israel Opera last week, with a bravura performance of a co-production staged by Israel’s national company More...

By Shai Genish On Monday, June 12th, 2017

Bette Midler steals the show at the Tony Awards

  Bette Midler took home her first Best Actress award in 43 years, for her role in the Musical Hello, Dolly! At 2017 Tony Awards. The ceremony, Sunday night at New York’s iconic Radio Music Hall, was More...

By Tsipi Inberg Ben-Haim On Monday, February 20th, 2017

Yankee Doodle Dandy Brings to life The Unforgettable Cagney!

Yankee Doodle Dandy Brings to life The Unforgettable Cagney!   I don’t know one person that wasn’t humming to oneself the Yankee Doodle Dandy music of Cagney’s films after seeing them again More...

By Tsipi Inberg Ben-Haim On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Monica’s Jewish heart – NOT that Jewish

Monica Piper’s Jewish heart – NOT-THAT JEWISH at New World Stages   America needs to lough these days and what could be better than Jewish humor. The One Woman show-Not that Jewish -happens to be More...

By Jewish Business News On Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Bette Midler’s ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Has Set Box Office Records

Grammy, Emmy, Golden Globe and Tony award winner Bette Midler‘s Hello, Dolly! has set box office records, with first-day receipts of more than $9 million and advance sales at about $30 million. Midler’s More...

By Lilach Weissman On Monday, December 26th, 2016

Bette Midler Doing ‘Hello, Dolly!’ On Broadway in 2017

Bette Midler is set to return to Broadway in 2017 in a revival of “Hello Dolly!” And the actress/singer is causing a stir lately with some very provocative tweets. Well Bette Midler would not be Bette More...

By Jewish Business News On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Theaters Union Head Mathew Loeb: Donald Trump’s Election Bad for US

Mathew Loeb, the head of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), has issued a statement expressing dismay with Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States. The More...

By Ilan Shavit On Monday, June 6th, 2016

‘One of great writers’ Amadeus playwright Sir Peter Shaffer dies aged 90

  “One of the true greats of British theatre”, Sir Peter Shaffer,  died at the Marymount Hospice in Ireland, a statment by his agent said. “It is with great sorrow that we must announce More...

By Ilan Shavit On Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Frozen to become a MUSICAL: Will Idina Menzel return to Broadway to reprise her film role?

  The winter themed Frozen is set to land on Broadway in 2018 alongside other Disney hits and will reportedly include the freshest talent. The musical has reportedly earned Disney an impressive $1.27 billion More...


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