Posts Tagged: Historical Play

Kastner ( Motti Lerner )

ז’אנר: Drama, Historical Play

A political/historical drama about the tragic negotiations conducted by the Jewish community in Hungary during World War II with Adolph Eichmann, head of the Gestapo unit 4-B on rescuing the remains of European Jewry. Winner of “Play of The Year” award (1985)The play was published in English in the anthology “Israeli… קראו עוד

Will the Two Walk Together ( A. B. Yehoshua )

ז’אנר: Drama, Historical Play, Periodical Drama

In 1934 a series of secret meetings was held in London between two bitter adversaries in the Zionist movement: from the Left, David Ben-Gurion, and from the Right, Ze’ev Jabotinsky, the revered Revisionist movement leader. The aim of the meetings was reconciliation between the two rival movements, preventing the secession… קראו עוד

The Banality of Love ( Savyon Liebrecht )

ז’אנר: Drama, Historical Play

The complex relationship between Hanna Arendt and Martin Heidegger, from their first encounter as student and teacher in 1924 to their meeting after the war in 1950. Their story raises ethical questions about how politics and philosophy relate to real life. In the background is the one-sided love affair between… קראו עוד