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This year the Melbourne Cabaret Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary with highlights including Yiddish Divas and a tribute show to Amy Winehouse.
The Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) took centre stage last week. Rebecca Davis reports on the Jewish players.
Today is International Women's Day. Rebecca Davis and Sophie Deutsch celebrate a few remarkable women of the community.
Getting British author J K Rowling to agree to a new Harry Potter stage play was a coup for two British Jewish producers. After successfully opening in London and New York, Harry Potter and The Cursed Child has its Australian premiere in Melbourne on February 23.
Nothing can undo the tragedy of this murder, but . . . the engagement by our political leaders and the outpouring of feeling by ordinary Melburnians has by all accounts given comfort to the Maasarwe family.
The Shir Madness music festival in Melbourne is passing the baton to a new event for 2019.
Marchers plan to converge on Melbourne's CBD on December 6 to commemorate the walk of Aboriginal human rights advocate William Cooper to the German consulate 80 years ago on that date with a protest note from his Australian Aborigines League over Kristallnacht.
Rabbi Professor Rafael (Rafi) Feuerstein, a well-known Israeli authority in teaching children learning skills, addressed the 2018 Zionist Federation of Australia Educators’ Conference in Melbourne this month.
It’s the season for laughs as the Melbourne International Comedy Festival gets under way for 26 days from March 28 with the line-up including Jewish comedians from Australia and overseas.
Melbourne is in the grip of fashion fever with the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) currently underway. Rebecca Davis shares the contributions of the Jewish players on the fashion