Culture

WATCH: A rapping rabbi’s barmitzvah sermon!: By Rachel Paul Gabe Knopf is celebrating his barmitzvah. He is a...
Sir Nicholas Winton: 1909-2015 – ‘Nicky will always be my surrogate father’: Sir Nicholas Winton, who rescued 669 Jewish children from German-occupied Europe on...
The Amy enigma: Our verdict on the year’s most controversial film: A new documentary about late pop star Amy Winehouse has split opinion...
A very British affair: London’s best outdoor venues for afternoon tea: Afternoon tea is a very British institution, but how many of us...
Meet the old pen pals Freya North and Jane Green: Discovering your novel is being published at the same time as an...
Special report: Welcome to the new Jewish East End: Today’s East End Jewish community is very small and ever decreasing –...
Forget Kanye – it’s klezmer centre stage at Glastonbury!: Motormouth rap icon Kanye West may be hogging the column inches ahead...
Author Keren David’s new book about [Not] young love: Jenni Frazer chats to author Keren David about her new page-turner for...
A Land Without People: An Israel state of mind:   Fiona Leckerman chats to playwright Brian Rotman about his new show,...
Jewish News meets the Speaker of the Commons – John Bercow: Rebecca Wallersteiner chats to John Bercow, the newly-reinstalled Speaker of the House...
The Queen of kosher comedy’s Mancunian Rhapsody: Alex Galbinski on a new show honouring Freddie Mercury A documentary about...
Compelling extract from Lord Sacks’ new book – ‘Not In God’s Name’: In this compelling extract from Lord Sacks’ acclaimed new book, Not In...
Lucian Freud play starring Maureen Lipman leaves an old friend nostalgic: Next month sees the fourth anniversary of artist Lucian Freud’s death. As...
Friday Night Dinner…with Friday Night Dinner!: Fiona Leckerman joins the creator and cast of the hit TV series...
Celebrating our community’s centenarians – This week – Selma Arwas: Name: Selma Arwas Born: 7 May 1915 Birth place: Cairo, Egypt When...
A colourful Life: Julie Held’s new exhibition: Fiona Leckerman chats to acclaimed artist Julie Held about her new exhibition,...