Benji Lovitt


The Rocket Shelter Comedy Tour Goes to Israel

By Benji Lovitt

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Israelis Get a Good Laugh (Care of a Catholic)

By Benji Lovitt

The well-known Rabbi Joseph Telushkin once remarked that the Jewish people laugh “in order not to cry.” Well, for fans of American comedy in Israel, there was certainly a good reason not to cry this Easter season.Read More


Israel’s Lady Madonna

By Benji Lovitt

Israel’s Lady Madonna
What has blond hair, a fancy for Kabbalah and causes Facebook newsfeeds throughout the Middle East to be bombarded by status updates? If you said Dimona, you’re close. It’s Madonna, and if it seemed as though her two recent shows at the end of her “Sticky and Sweet” tour brought Israel to a standstill — well, they almost did.Read More



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