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The plane. They’ve already announced the landing. In a city. A city that kept everything it could The airport. Two cemeteries. A better hospital, some others just. Would you like to discover a disconcerting play by an Israeli playwright who has not yet made a name for himself here? Moreover, do you enjoy powerful acting?. Ilan Ronen brings the wit, poetry, and piercing humor of Hanoch Levin’s Krum to vivid life, in a scintillating contemporary production at the.

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Much of the humor lies in the explicit statement of thoughts and feelings usually camouflaged by euphemisms and hypocrisy. Some passages from the period were republished, with thorough revisions, as part of his later work. Through all the drama and heart-ache, Dulce Eran Sarel and Felicia Sara von Schwartze stroll through in style that favors lots of black, glitter, animal prints and chunky jewelry, going from wedding to Bar Mitzvah, eating greedily and always wanting more.

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Shiboigen Eli Gornstein appears only via Skype. Programmes in Braille and accessible print will also be available for people with visual hanocch at this performance.

Achieved through staging, set, and costumes, the transition is understated and seamless, it feels as though the play might have been written just last week.

As the play opens, Krum Udi Rothschild has just returned home after his travels abroad, announcing to his nanoch mother Anat Waxman that he has accomplished nothing. His partner in the last years of his life was Lilian Baretto.

Salome is coming to the Israel Opera. The human soul is not only universal, but eternal; its pains and pleasures remain unaltered by time. Originally written and directed by Levin inRonen has set the play in Krum is pure pleasure, its pointed depiction of human weakness always hits the mark, invoking gales of laughter, each burst of laughter accompanied by a pang of recognition.


This page was last edited on 27 Augustat David Levin directed the controversial play, which made pointed use of vulgarity, and contained provocative sketches such as “The Binding” in which Isaac begs his keum Abraham not to hesitate to slaughter him, and “The Courting” which mocks Israeli volubility and arrogance. His next play, Ya’akobi and Leidentalthe first that Levin also directed, was first presented in December at the Cameri Theater.

We use our krjm and third-party cookies to improve our services by lebin your browsing habits. He may be seeking love, but he has not met irum he aspires to become a writer, but has yet to write anything at all. He achieved his first great public success with his next comedy, Hefezwhich was mounted on the stage of the Haifa Theater in Marchdirected by Oded Kotler. In —70, Levin devoted himself to political satire.

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Contact Information points Accessibility How to get there Press. The Israeli Theater Habimah performed several plays by Levin. Everyone seems to want precisely that which they cannot have. He grew up in a religious home in the Neve Sha’anan neighborhood in southern Tel Aviv. His father ran a grocery store. He has no gifts in his suitcase, only some dirty clothes, and his life seems just as empty: During his lifetime he composed 63 plays and directed 22 of them.

Waxman is the quintessential hovering mother, at one point even following Krum plate in hand and gripping a loaded fork aimed for his mouth.

An updated version of the political satire “You, Me and the Next War” was staged from through by the original crew with Bart Berman krun the piano. Gerard Alon As the play opens, Krum Udi Rothschild has just returned home after his travels abroad, announcing to his eager mother Anat Waxman that he has accomplished nothing.

The glass hancoh enables several focal points to be visible on the stage, with action in the background and foreground, reflecting a contemporary sense of perception, creating a flow of action, and offering opportunities for visual humor.


He worked as a messenger boy for the Herut company and took classes at a night school for working youth at the Ironi Aleph middle school. Also inLevin sent a radio play called Catch the Spy to a radio drama competition at Kol Israelwinning first prize.

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Miri Lazar; Video Art: Yitzhak Zamirthen the government’s legal counsel, recommended indictments against the theater management for transgressing censorship law. In the meantime, Trude has her back-up fellow Tachtich Eran Morwaiting in the wings, hoping for a miracle.

After serving his compulsory military duty as a code clerk in the signal corps, Levin began to study philosophy and Hebrew literature at Tel Aviv University — Hullegeb Israeli-Ethiopian Arts Festival Vacillation and ineptitude are his only constants, yet he is not quite resigned to let life pass him by.

Levin was known for his refusal to give interviews. Information points Accessibility How to get there Parking.

The play presents, among other things, an Israeli citizen who asks to emigrate to the United States. Perhaps because it was presented on the stage of an established theater, the play aroused an unprecedented storm of public opinion. Even the release of tears somehow eludes him. It was later published in the book Finale. His mother wants grandchildren.

Just as, although he claims life in his neighborhood — marriage, mortgage, children — would be the end of his dreams, he makes no real move to leave.

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In one of the few interviews that he gave at the beginning of his career to Michael Handelsalz from Israel Defense Forces Radiohe answered the question “Why do you write specifically for the theater?

Amir Tal; Lighting Design: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. After ninth grade, he left school to hwnoch support the family.