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Everyone goes ga ga, over GaGa [VIDEO]

Everyone goes ga ga, over GaGa [VIDEO]

Ohad Naharin, artistic director of Batsheva Dance Company in Tel Aviv, developed the dance technique GaGa after suffering a back injury. Now dancers across the US and the world are learning his unique language of movement. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoZg7ZMqwYM Sign up for …

Toda, and have a nice day

A Castro store in Germany. The clothing chain has opened 26 stores outside of Israel.Who would have thought that the products abroad most associated with Israel would have ever evolved from Jaffa oranges and Uzis to computer chips and ICQ? …

Helping Israel’s documentary success

“Israeli documentary film has become very attractive the world over,” Orna Yarmot, founder of CoPro, the Documentary Marketing Foundation.Ten years ago, documentary film producer Orna Yarmot invited four European colleagues to Tel Aviv, to meet with Israeli filmmakers. At that …

My singing coach is a computer

Good vibrato is hard to judge subjectively: Noam Amir, senior lecturer at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.Singing lessons could come courtesy of your PC after news that Israeli researchers have successfully managed to train a computer not …

Finding excellence in Israel’s artists

Dancer Emanuel Gat is one of 38 artists hand picked by the IcExcellence foundation.Rachel Marani is the first to admit that she doesn’t make life easy for artists. Joining the non-profit foundation, IcExcellence (the Israel Cultural Excellence Foundation) brings clear …

America finds its Ex List on Israeli TV

“It’s an historic moment – the first Israeli-inspired show to be made into an American network series,” said Arik Kneller, head of Kneller Artists Agency, which represents Mythological X creator Sigal Avin. The CBS version – called The Ex List …