Rebekah Maggor

BOTH SIDES NOW: 'Plonter,' a bilingual play, is performed by a company of Jewish and Arab actors.

Israeli Plays Open Windows

Late last month, leading theater artists, producers and critics from 23 countries arrived in Tel Aviv for a six-day festival of Israeli plays. Organized by the Institute of Israeli Drama, the IsraDrama Festival brought together these international guests to attend productions, lectures and symposia on Israeli theater and to build future artistic collaborations.