Louis C.K. jokes in Israel: I’d rather be in Auschwitz than NY

Famous comedian gets big laughs with Israeli audience in Tel Aviv performance.Marcy Oster/JTA, Monday, 6:40 PM

Hollywood actor to be honored for promoting Yiddish

Film star Seth Rogen to be honored for promoting Jewish identity, Yiddish.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/30/2019, 11:57 PM

Kanye West creates opera based on king who enslaved Jews

Rapper creates opera based on the Book of Daniel, following the life of Nebuchadnezzar.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 11/25/2019, 7:17 AM

Shalva Band to perform alongside President Trump

Shalva Band to perform at Florida summit next to POTUS. 'We dreamed of reaching far, but we never could have dreamed of standing here.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2019, 1:26 PM

Concert marks 25 years since passing of Shlomo Carlebach

Thousands attend Jerusalem concert in memory of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2019, 6:45 PM

'Schindler's List' producer dead at 87

Oscar-winning filmmaker Branko Lustig, a Croatian Holocaust survivor best knokwn for 'Schindler's List' and 'Gladiator', dies at age 87.AFP, 11/14/2019, 3:31 PM

It's Official: Heavy metal giants Iron Maiden coming to Israel

Iron Maiden confirms first concert in Israel in 25 years - but timing of visit leaves some Orthodox Jewish fans in a bind.David Rosenberg, 11/7/2019, 4:33 PM

‘Super-juicy’ TV show about Netanyahu in the works

British production company developing show based on the life and political legacy of Binyamin Netanyahu.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 11/1/2019, 11:00 AM

Heavy metal legends Iron Maiden coming to Israel?

Report: British heavy metal legends Iron Maiden planning show at Tel Aviv stadium - their first in Israel in 25 years.David Rosenberg, 10/30/2019, 2:17 PM

Rachel Weisz to portray Elizabeth Taylor in new film

Jewish actress Rachel Weisz has been tapped to play Hollywood icon Elizabeth Taylor in a new film.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/29/2019, 2:03 PM

Rapper Snoop Dogg to promote an Israeli cannabis tech startup

The American rapper, an outspoken advocate of marijuana use, is the new brand representative for Israeli cannabis tech startup Seedo.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/23/2019, 9:26 PM

Netta Barzilai performs live in China

Barzilai performs live on Chinese television to over 500 million viewers, as part of the Zhejiang Satellite TV Autumn Festival.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/23/2019, 5:24 PM

German cult film director wants to produce movie in Israel

German director Uwe Boll steps into politics: 'Movies encourage to think, but change nothing politically,' he says.Sharon Oppenheimer, 10/22/2019, 10:55 PM

Conductor Zubin Mehta takes final bow with Israel Philharmonic

Mehta takes to the Tel Aviv stage on Sunday for final performance as music director, retiring after 50 years with the orchestra.AFP, 10/20/2019, 2:04 PM

Sacha Baron Cohen makes Nazi analogy to slam Zuckerberg's speech

'Borat' actor says Facebook CEO's defense of free speech is akin to a restaurant welcoming anti-Semites who shout anti-Semitic insults.Ben Sales, JTA, 10/20/2019, 8:41 AM

Watch: New song describes magic of Judea and Samaria

"I Know", an original composition by Cecelia Margules sung by Gad Elbaz, was filmed in numerous locations around Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2019, 4:10 AM

Watch: The song for Siyum Hashas

Dirshu organization presents new song composed for the upcoming Siyum Hashas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 8:14 PM

Watch: The Lulav Shake

DJ Raphi spreads the spirit on the Sukkot holiday on the streets of Tel Aviv with a new dance that will blow your 'sechach' off.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 10:51 AM

Watch: DJ Raphi 'does the lulav shake'

In unique video, DJ Raphi shows the masses how to shake the Four Species.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019, 10:09 AM

Watch: IDF Chief Cantor sings ‘Kol Nidre’

IDF Cantor and Rabbinical Choir in rendition of Kol Nidre, which has been part of the Yom Kippur service for over 1000 years.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/9/2019, 12:14 AM

Watch: Mordechai Ben David in new song

Popular hasidic singer Mordechai Ben David performs new song "Al Tashlicheni" as composed by Shimshon Neiman of London.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/8/2019, 6:01 PM

Celine Dion schedules second show in Israel

Canadian superstar to hold second show on August 5 in Tel Aviv, after tickets nearly sold out for her first show.Elad Benari, 10/7/2019, 6:35 AM

Pop star's mother unapologetic about trip to Israel

Mother of pop star Demi Lovato, who accompanied her daughter on a trip to Israel, says she will undoubtedly return to the Jewish state.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2019, 2:06 AM

Pop star Demi Lovato apologizes for Israel trip, then erases

"Going against all advice right now and apologizing," Lovato writes on Instagram, before erasing post several minutes later.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 10/3/2019, 12:21 PM

Watch: Selichot at Cave of the Patriarchs

Cave in Hevron filled to the max as Israeli singers Kobi Peretz and Ben Snof lead selichot prayers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 9:50 AM

Celine Dion announces Israel concert on Tu b'Av

“Shana tova Israel!” superstar singer announces. “Can’t wait to see you all for the very first time in Tel Aviv. See you soon."Gabe Friedman, JTA, 9/29/2019, 7:57 AM

When foreign diplomats, journalists meet the 'Mossad'

The Mossad: not quite what you would expect. GPO, Foreign Ministry holds special screening of new film with foreign journalists, diplomats., 9/24/2019, 3:40 PM

How does 'Modeh Ani' sound in Yiddish?

Singer Duvid Schwarcz creates Hasidic version of singer Omer Adam's popular song.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2019, 8:17 AM

‘Fiddler on the Roof’ in Yiddish makes a match

Life imitates art, actors playing young couple in Yiddish production of Fiddler on the Roof get engaged.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/23/2019, 7:18 AM

Film on Rabin's murderer wins award for best film

"Yamim Noraim", which describes Rabin's assassination from the perspective of the murderer, wins award for Best Film at the Ophir Awards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 12:09 AM

Pop star Demi Lovato meets with Shalva band in Jerusalem

During trip to Israel, pop star Demi Lovato visits Shalva Center for people with special needs in Jerusalem, meets with Shalva band.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 8:48 PM

Listen: Israeli singer Amir Benayoun's exciting new single

Singer with unmistakable sound releases "L'chol adam yesh chalom" - every man has a dream.Cubis, 9/22/2019, 1:36 PM

Iceland fined for Eurovision pro-Palestinian protest

Eurovision organizers fine Iceland for unfurling Palestinian Authority flags at Tel Aviv song contest.AFP, 9/21/2019, 10:59 PM

Pop star Demi Lovato spotted at the Western Wall

Singer Demi Lovato makes surprise appearance at Western Wall in Jerusalem.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 9/20/2019, 7:18 AM

Listen: Mitzpe Yericho yeshiva's new pre-High Holiday single

In honor of month of Elul, yeshiva releases song: "Hear our voice." Words taken from Shmona Esrei prayer, music by Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 9:17 AM

Nazi comedy 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto film fest prize

World War II 'anti-hate satire' wins prize with history of predicting Oscars success.AFP, 9/16/2019, 2:57 PM

Listen: Yishai Ribo's latest about month before High Holidays

Israeli singer's new album includes songs with a pre-High Holiday vibe, including the titular song of the album: Elul Tsha"t.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 11:36 AM

Netta Barzilai ‘excited about new adventures’

Israeli singer Netta reported to have role in Will Ferrell’s Netflix film ‘Eurovision.’Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/13/2019, 8:23 AM

Mayim Bialik to write and direct her first feature film

Actress Mayim Bialik to write film on life with mental illness, report says.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/10/2019, 1:40 PM

'Jeremy Corbyn is so anti-Semitic I want to physically hurt him'

Sharon Osbourne, wife of heavy metal legend Ozzy Osbourne, discusses her Jewish heritage and concerns over anti-Semitism in Labour.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2019, 9:31 AM

Listen: Yishai Ribo's new single - "Seder Ha'avoda"

Israeli singer says song aims to enter the experience of the people and High Priest as he carries out the Temple service on Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 11:52 AM

Netanyahu calls for boycott of HBO’s ‘Our Boys’

New HBO series is anti-Semitic, Netanyahu charges, accusing show of misrepresenting Mideast conflict and giving Israel 'a bad name.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/2/2019, 7:12 AM

'Borat' actor to play Israeli spy Eli Cohen in new TV series

Sacha Baron Cohen to portray legendary Israeli spy Eli Cohen, who infiltrated Syrian defense establishment, in new Netflix drama series.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 10:07 PM

New HBO series comes under fire from bereaved Israeli families

'Jews condemn terror - the Arab street doesn't.' Families of Israeli victims of Arab terrorism slam upcoming HBO series on Mideast conflict.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 8/29/2019, 3:31 PM

Watch: Shevet Achim Ve'achayot - the haredi version

Yoni Eliav featuring 30 artists from the Jewish music world sing Israeli hit song.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 7:32 PM

Watch: Yaakov Shwekey rehearses for concert

Singer Shwekey, together with Shlomi Shabbat and Yonatan Razel, hold rehearsal ahead of Wednesday's concert at Live Park in Rishon Letzion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2019, 11:00 AM

Watch: Avraham Fried rehearses with symphony

Jewish music singer rehearses with Rishon Letzion symphony ahead of performance tonight at Sultan's Pool in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2019, 9:21 AM

Israeli superstar Ishay Ribo breaks new record

Ribo's rendition of Amir Benayoun's famous song together with Benayoun and Amir Dadon is viewed over a million times in one week.Sara Rubenstein, 8/23/2019, 11:20 AM

Watch: Samaria Klezmer Festival

People come from across Israel to community of Revava for festival featuring Jewish music and family activities, now in its fourth year.Yoni Kempinski, 8/21/2019, 9:03 PM

Listen: 'Deep Roots' - Reggae vibes from the land of Israel

New single by Canadian-Israeli rapper "Beinoni" about living in Israel during the unfolding Jewish redemption.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 6:14 PM

Netanel Hershtik & The Maccabeats: Kol Haneshama

Netanel Hershtik and the Maccabeats team up once again to present their new single, "Kol Haneshama."Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 1:00 PM

Listen to King David's Psalms in the very place he composed them

Jeremy Gimpel composes and sings songs based on the Psalms in the very Judean mountains where King David wrote them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2019, 5:26 PM

Lionel Richie rejects BDS, will perform in Israel

US envoy Jason Greenblatt praises singer for refusing to cave in to pressure to cancel a concert in Israel.Elad Benari, 8/6/2019, 6:03 AM

Gal Gadot to play Jewish actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr

Israeli actress and husband will also serve as executive producers of Showtime limited series about Jewish Hollywood star and inventor.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 8/4/2019, 7:44 AM

Man who brought ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ to stage dead at 91

Harold Prince, who brought ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ to the stage, and earned a record 21 Tony Awards, dies at 91.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/2/2019, 10:04 AM

'Nothing was going to stop us from being in Israel'

Jennifer Lopez was pressured by the BDS movement to cancel her Israel show, but her manager made clear that the pressure didn't work.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2019, 11:39 PM

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez having 'amazing time' in Israel

Singer-songwriter, Jennifer #Lopez, has arrived in the Holy Land for one of the last legs of her “It’s My Party” world tour!Gabe Friedman, JTA, 8/1/2019, 9:54 PM