It’s officially summer and whether you’re looking to stay indoors or get outside, there’s something for you to do this week in Jerusalem.
“As You Like It”, Tuesday, June 26, 7:30 pm at the Khan Theater: This Shakespeare classic will be performed in English, by the Jerusalem Public Theater – a great opportunity to see high-quality Shakespeare in the original.
Notes, Wednesday, June 27, and Thursday, June 28 – times vary, at Beit Avichai: One of the unique things about Jerusalem is its performances inspired by Jewish culture, like this comedy fantasy inspired by Jewish texts about prayer.
Jerusalem Light Festival, Wednesday, June 27-July 5, 8 pm onwards, throughout the Old City and Downtown Area: Get ready to be dazzled by the sight of Jerusalem’s ancient stones lit up in a wide array of colors and patterns.
Mira Awad and the Non-Standards, Thursday, June 28, 10 pm at the Yellow Submarine: Come hear Mira Awad, famous Israeli-Arab singer, in a special performance with the Yellow Submarine’s jazz ensemble.
Monolingual, Thursday, June 28, 10:30 pm at Hamazkeka: If you’re looking for electro Arabic music and good dancing, with a bit of coexistence permeated by hookah smoke, this is the place for you.
(Header Photo Couresty of Jerusalem Light Festival)