Category: FEATURE

Mainly Mozart

Concertmaster of the Israel Philharmonic comes to San Diego’s Mainly Mozart Festival The San Diego Mainly Mozart Festival is unrivaled in terms of artistic viability. The “orchestra of champions”, which has been assembled during the June festival for the past…

What Water’s Worth

By Elisa Lurkis USD program brings students to Israel to study water management Benjamin Franklin once said, “When the well is dry, we will know the worth of water.” That well is not likely to be in Israel, as students…

Atlanta Musician ‘Rabbi Jake’ Takes the Country by Storm

By Sandy Eller/JNS.org Atlanta might be well-known for Coca-Cola and Hartsfield-Jackson International, the busiest airport in the world, but for music lovers both large and small, the city’s true claim to fame may very well be hometown-born “Rabbi Jake” —…

‘Life After’ At The Old Globe

By Deborah Vietor There’s an exciting new musical playing at the Old Globe, directed by Erna Vinci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein. Edelstein is widely recognized as one of the leading American authorities on works of Shakespeare, directing nearly half…