• Jerusalem store on Uasin Gishu plateau in East Africa

  • The synagogue in Kechene, Ethiopia

  • Grégory Gadebois and Denis Podalydès as Talmud scholars in the film #Jews

  • André Tchaikowsky’s opera The Merchant of Venice at the Bregenz Festival production

  • A barmitzvah gathering c.1930, in the London Mashadi community

  • 1980 Ordination at the radical Leo Baeck College

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  • Soviet sensation: The provocative art of Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid comes to the UK
  • Out of Africa: Jewish culture is blossoming in East Africa – from remote Ethiopian tribes to a bustling Nairobi synagogue
  • The JR poll – the top 20 best Jewish films: How did your votes compare to our panel made up of Mike Leigh and Jason Solomons amongst others
  • Safe space versus free speech: the crisis around debate at UK universities


JR OutLoud
Listen to a guided audio tour of the Jewish Museum’s exhibition Jukebox, Jewkbox!

JR Blog

Arnold Wesker tribute: The playwright still packed them in at the Royal Court in an affectionate and celebratory look at his life.
CLICK HERE to read Mike Leigh on Wesker, from our our Summer issue
Review: Fagin’s Twist ★★★★ – The exhilarating dance drama gives a thought-provoking twist on a familiar tale.
Review: Adding Machine: A Musical ★★★★ – An enthralling account of a life lived by and for numbers.
Film: From The Producers to Borat – The results of our readers poll to find the best Jewish films of all time.


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Russian revolution
As a show of the installation, Yalta 1945, opens at London’s Ben Uri Gallery, Zinovy Zinik says the art of Vitaly Komar and Alexander Melamid  still has the power to shock


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Where are you?
Jonathan Safran Foer’s new novel avoids the Big Questions, says novelist Adam Foulds

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