No doubt sotto voce, wits may be calling the latest London staging by Rupert Goold of Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice—set in Las Vegas—“as Sheldon Adelson at the Venetian.” Given the cross-Chanel tensions in the wake of Charlie Hebdo and the Hyper Cacher kosher market tragedies,...
Rabbi Yael Buechler, the nail maven
New research shows Anne Frank died earlier than believed
Preserving Yiddish in the seder
Kerry extends Iran talks, French foreign minister returns
Easy tips for stylish Passover place settings
Parents Circle members united by universal love and pain
JFS expands its own heart in the heart of L.A.
At historic L.A. synagogue, songwriter pushes interfaith harmony and urban renewal
Tag: Merchant Of Venice
Who is “The Jew” and Who is “The Jihadi” in the New London Production of Shakespeare’s 'Merchant of Venice'?
January 30, 2015 | 2:39 pm
May 29, 2012 | 10:28 am
Pro-Palestinian activists protested against an Israeli theater company’s production of “The Merchant of Venice” at the Globe Theater in London.
Monday night’s protests of the Habima company’s production began outside the theater, where dozens stood waving Palestinian flags and...