Culture
The owners installed trap doors over the mikvah opening. Photo by Assaf Peretz, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority.

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 …

(Hand)made in Israel [video]

(Hand)made in Israel [video]

To find the largest crafts fair in Israel, come to Tel Aviv’s Nachlat Binyamin neighborhood any Tuesday or Friday – rain or shine.