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Jessie Eisenberg and Isla Fisher in Now You See Me

By Zoe Winograd, June 24, 2013

Two of our favourite Jewish actors will be gracing UK cinema screens next week.

Isla Fisher, who converted to Judaism before marrying Sacha Baron Cohen, and Jessie Eisenberg both star in Now You See Me, a film about illusionists who pull off bank heists during their shows.


May 13: Happy Hummus Day!

By Anna Sheinman, May 13, 2013

Celebrate Hummus Day by eating it and tweeting it using the hashtag #hummusday

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The Maccabeats: Les Misérable, A Passover Story

By Jennifer Lipman, March 19, 2013

A Pesach tune with a theatrical edge just in time for Pesach.


Tchaikovsky flashwaltz in Jerusalem

By Jennifer Lipman, March 6, 2013

Students from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance flashwaltz Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Flowers at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem.


How to make hamantashen for Purim

By Jennifer Lipman, February 21, 2013

A simple recipe in time for Purim.


The Maccabeats: Purim shpiel with Obama and friends

By Jennifer Lipman, February 21, 2013

A Purim mash-up from the kings of Jewish pop.


A Jewish Gangnam style by The Maccabeats

By Jennifer Lipman, December 3, 2012

It might not be Succot for quite some time, but don't let that stop you enjoying this take on the global hit Gangnam Style by Jewish a-Capella band The Maccabeats.


Chanucah mashup: StandFour - Eight Nights

By Jennifer Lipman, November 30, 2012

Everyone's favourite Jewish music video stars are back - well, some of them. Featuring some of the Maccabeats, a Chanucah parody of "Some Nights" by Fun, "Die Young" by Ke$ha, "Live While We're Young" by One Direction.


Highlights from the Norwood annual dinner

November 14, 2012

All the highlights from the Norwood annual dinner, with appearances by Simon Cowell, Chris Evans, Myleene Klass and Ed Milliband.


Baboon at Israeli kibbutz adopts a stray kitten

By Jennifer Lipman, November 14, 2012

In the idyllic surroundings of the Ein Harod kibbutz, a baboon makes a new friend.