The Theatres of Tel Aviv

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While on your gap year in Tel Aviv you may be looking for an interesting way to spend an evening or two and one way you can do this is by exploring Tel Aviv’s theatres. There are a number of theatres in Tel Aviv, putting on different kinds of shows, from Shakespeare to contemporary Israeli […]

Theatre In Israel

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Impressively, the history of theatre in Israel predates the creation of the state. The country’s first professional theatre group, Habimah (Hebrew for ‘The Stage’), was founded in Moscow in 1917 and then moved to Palestine in 1931 following a hugely successful product of The Dybbuk. The group changed its name to the National Theatre and […]

Habima Square – Tel Aviv’s Cultural Hotspur

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Right at the heart of Tel Aviv you will find Kikar Habima (Habima Square), it is at the intersection of two of the city’s busiest streets, Dizengoff and Rothschild Boulevard, and offers a huge amount for visitors to explore. The square is somewhat of a cultural oasis set apart from the busy chaos and commercial […]