Culture
A young couple silhouetted at Jerusalem's Light Festival. Photo by Mendy Hechtman/FLASH90

Curtain rises on the new Habima

Israel’s first Hebrew theater, and Tel Aviv’s oldest cultural institution, gets a $26 million facelift to celebrate Tel Aviv-Jaffa’s Art Year. Habima Theater’s sparkling new facility in Culture Square. The stage was set in Vilnius, Lithuania, 1905: Young Jews eager …