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Couples, Night Out, Tu B'av

Tu B’Av Special: Dinner and a Show: How to plan a perfect date night in Jerusalem by Shira Potter

Planning a great date can be a challenge, especially if you are looking for unique English entertainment in Jerusalem. Not to fear, the local English theatres are here to help. Choosing a Show: Musical or Play? Drama or Comedy?  Choosing a show can be confusing if you don’t know what you enjoy or what the… Continue reading Tu B’Av Special: Dinner and a Show: How to plan a perfect date night in Jerusalem by Shira Potter

Community, Guest post

Should I bring my kids to see Shakespeare?

By Natan Skop, producer and actor for Theater in the Rough Photo: Edward Beili Should I bring my kids to Measure for Measure? Actually, I get that question every year, whatever play we’re doing! And I appreciate it when people ask. When we took on Measure for Measure this year, we knew the show had… Continue reading Should I bring my kids to see Shakespeare?

Alumni, Community, Starcatcher, Welcoming All

Our Community: Alumni Edition #2: Yossi Caldaron

Yossi Caldaron in Rent by Starcatcher The JET Community’s C.B. Davies spoke with alumni Yossi Caldaron in the spring about his experience with the Jerusalem English Theater Community. How did you find the English theater community in Jerusalem? So I was actually an unemployed oleh chadash, and looking to find something that had meaning to… Continue reading Our Community: Alumni Edition #2: Yossi Caldaron

Community, Meetings, Theater business, What's New

Bringing it All Together: New Proposals for Jerusalem English Theater Companies

This spring, representatives from a number of Jerusalem’s English speaking theater companies met to discuss ways to create a stronger connection between production companies and participants in the Jerusalem English theater scene. JET meetings have been going on for over a year and a half and will be continued on a regular basis. Beth Steinberg… Continue reading Bringing it All Together: New Proposals for Jerusalem English Theater Companies

Alumni, Community

Our Community: Alumni Edition #1

Aviva Solkowitz - Alumni from the community Tell us you name, age, and background. My name is Aviva Solkowitz, I’m 19, I’m from Bethesda Maryland and I’ve been doing theater for about 10 years. I started with Shakespeare productions when I was 9 or 10. Then as I got older I started doing more musicals.… Continue reading Our Community: Alumni Edition #1