Performers who consider going there can get caught up in a war for celebrity allegiance.
A celebrity rabbi accused Lorde of being a bigot and a hypocrite in an ad that he took out to criticize the singer for canceling a concert.
The New Zealand pop sensation canceled a performance in Israel scheduled for next summer.
Many have canceled on Israel for political reasons, but others keep their concert and use it to address politics, such as Roger Waters and Madonna.
Lorde has canceled an upcoming tour date in Tel Aviv amid pressures from a movement working toward an artistic boycott of Israel.
Derek Hough is living his best life! The dancer took a break from his busy schedule to explore the Middle East, checking out the historical city of Petra and taking a dip in the Dead Sea! See the gorgeous pics from his travels.
Nine women have come forward accusing “Line” playwright Israel Horovitz of sexual misconduct.
The Mooch is off to the Holy Land.
Actor Ari’el Stachel popped immersed in Chet Baker and trekked to Israel to prepare for his jazzy, soulful role in “The Band’s Visit.”
THR’s Late-Night Lately rounds up the best sketches and guests with a look at what’s to come next week.
“Family is gross, but necessary,” says Sarah (Amy Landecker) to her siblings after the Pfefferman clan has endured a raucous brunch together from L.A’.s Canters Deli. That statement in the first episode of the fourth season of “Transparent” gets at the heart of Amazon’s acclaimed dramedy from Jill Soloway. This season, available Friday, takes the […]
The Israeli communications minister announced that press cards for reporters would be revoked, cable and satellite transmissions would be shut down and its Jerusalem offices closed. read more
“I worked my ass off as a kid. I made a lot of sacrifices to do what I did … No regrets,” he told Page Six Thursday.
This should have been a good year for Radiohead, with an American tour, the 20th anniversary reissue of “OK Computer” and a gig headlining in front of around 100,000 at the UK’s Glastonbury Festival. Instead, they’ve gotten themselves into a political row, thanks to this Wednesday’s long-scheduled show at Park HaYarkon in Tel Aviv, Israel….
In choosing Dudu Tassa and Shye Ben Tzur to open the July 19 show in Tel Aviv, the band is signaling for cross-cultural understanding and dialog so desperately needed in the area.
The pop star is at the center of a media storm after fielding questions about former fiancée James Packer’s link to a corruption investigation involving Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu. read more
Michael Pena and Lizzy Kaplan are starring in the thriller from ‘Arrival’ screenwriter Eric Heisserer. read more