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New Play ‘Almost Pregnant’ Conceived Due to Playwright’s Lack of Conception

Lisa Grunberger thought she had all the time in the world by 39 years old to have a child; infertility never crossed her mind. But...

Philly is a ‘Second Jerusalem’ for Israeli Singer-Songwriter Looking for Her Break

With a love for R&B and the sudden freedom to explore, where else does an Israeli singer go after the Israel Defense Forces to...

Jerry Seinfeld Returning to Israel in December for Stand-up Comedy Performances

Famed Jewish-American comedian and actor Jerry Seinfeld is slated to return to Israel in December to deliver two stand-up comedy performances. Seinfeld will give back-to-back...

Thanksgiving with Gluten-Free Bread Highlights New Musical

Jillian Gottlieb randomly decided to go to an audition one day after moving to New York. After getting cast, she decided, “I think I can...

A Cappella Competition Sounds First Note for Collegiate Vocalists

Will the winner of the inaugural Philadelphia Jewish Collegiate College A Cappella Competition be Jewkebox? Perhaps the Chaimonics? And don’t forget that old hometown...

Wrestling Jerusalem Takes Multifaceted View of Often-Explored Israel-Palestinian Conflict

It’s easy to paint the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with a broad brush and say there are just two sides. Aaron Davidman would probably say that’s a...

Theatre Ariel Season Kicks Off with New Partnerships

Theatre Ariel is approaching its 30-year mark in Philadelphia, but there’s nothing old about this Jewish theater company. The 2017-18 season begins this month with...

Get Your Jazz Hands Ready for a Big Band Salute Performance

If you think La La Land brought jazz music back in the mainstream, Bruce Klauber would probably tell you it never left. He got his...

Israeli Pianist to Accompany Grammy Award-Winning Soprano at Kimmel Center Concert

Inon Barnatan and Renée Fleming had a fiery start to their musical friendship. A while back, they were at a concert in Aspen, where Barnatan...

Leah Walton’s Ruach Enlivens the One-Woman Show ‘2.5 Minute Ride’

Although 2.5 Minute Ride is a one-woman show, Leah Walton doesn’t expect to feel alone onstage. “When I did an early run-through, it was so...