Frank London talks to JR about composing for The Merchant in Venice at Venice Ghetto 500
Jenni Lea-Jones talks to JR about her role in The Merchant in Venice at Venice Ghetto 500
Table tennis champ Jeff Ingber talks about travelling the world playing the beautiful game.
Interview: Shaul Bassi discusses the mock appeal to be heard alongside Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice, which is being performed in the Venice Ghetto for the first time.
Review: The Mighty Walzer ★★★★ – Howard Jacobson’s comedy of table tennis and Jewish teenage angst in 1950s Manchester comes home in triumph.
Interview: Playwright Simon Bent and actor Elliot Levey talk life in Manchester and bringing Howard Jacobson’s comic novel The Mighty Walzer to the stage.
Heard the One About the Gorilla in a Kippa?
Judi Herman meets the wags who are peppering the comedy circuit with a dose of Jewish comedy
The Last of the Romaniotes
The ancient community of Ioannina is dwindling but its spirit remains strong, says Rebecca Taylor
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