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?

Cast Shabbat, Community, Interfaith, Welcoming All

The Day of Rest

Usually, one of the busiest times for theater is the weekend. Shows are performed Friday evening and Saturday. However, in the Jerusalem English theater community we never perform Friday evening or Saturday day. Why is this? Because many of our actors, directors, and producers are Jewish and keep Shabbat, the day of rest. We also… Continue reading The Day of Rest