Theater project brings Israelis, Palestinians together


ROME (JTA) — Israeli, Palestinian and Italian students are taking part in a two-week theater education project in Naples.

The Tradition and New Creativity in the Performing Arts Summer School is sponsored by a Naples theater festival and local universities. It runs through June 21.

The 15 participants, drama and humanities students ages 20-35, include five Israelis selected by Galilee College in Nahalal; five Palestinians selected by An-Najah National University in Nablus; and five Italians.

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