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A modern musical take on Seder

By Jennifer Lipman, March 23, 2012

Beatboxing and a contemporary twist on some Pesach tunes.


The Maccabeats do Purim: Raise Your Glass

By Jennifer Lipman, March 5, 2012

Remember the Maccabeats' Chanucah version of Candlelight. Well, the band from New York are back with a song for Purim, to the of Pink's hit Raise Your Glass.

Full coverage of Purim here


The Book of Purim

By Jennifer Lipman, March 2, 2012

The Book of Mormon, created by the team behind South Park, has been one of the biggest success stories in Broadway's history. In time for Purim, watch the Jewish version.


Nobody knows their time

By Jennifer Lipman, March 1, 2012

Mark Emmins wrote this song to raise money and awareness for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The song is on sale on iTunes from March 4.


Yonatan Farhi's Barmitzvah Invitation

By Jennifer Lipman, February 21, 2012

The internet age means the old fashioned paper invitation no longer suffices. At least, not for guests invited to Yonatan Farhi's celebration.


Tu B'shvat: the birthday of the trees

By Jennifer Lipman, February 7, 2012

Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner discusses the importance of the new year for the trees.


Lady Gaga's Poker Face - with a Jewish twist

By Jennifer Lipman, January 31, 2012

Pop star Lady Gaga isn't known for her kosher habits - remember the dress made of meat - but that hasn't stopped Shlock Rock from giving her music a makeover. Watch her hit "Poker Face" reinvented as "Kosher cake".


Yoni Jesner: a mother's story

By Jennifer Lipman, January 31, 2012

Scottish student Yoni Jesner was killed at the age of 19 in a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv in September 2002. Here, his mother Marsha relates the story of the tragedy of his death.


How to turn a page without moving

By Jennifer Lipman, January 17, 2012

Kinetic artist Joseph Herscher from Brooklyn designed this clever contraption to help him turn a page of his newspaper without leaving the table. The soundtrack is by The Jews Brothers Band.


Richter Boys' Dance - Chani & Moishy's Wedding

January 13, 2012

Yaakov Richter and his four brothers chose an unusual way of celebrating their sister Chany's wedding in Monsey in upstate New York. The five boys, the youngest of whom is 10, choreographed a "break dance with power moves."