In 2001, amidst an atmosphere of grief and terror, a group of women in Gush Etzion joined together to raise the spirits of their community and all of Israel.
Rather than succumb to the depression caused by daily terror attacks, they decided to start a project that would give them a positive outlet and something wonderful to look forward to. They decided to put on a show. The rest, as they say, is history. Read more about who we are


Raise Your Spirits is proud to present an all-new production of

RUTH AND NAOMI In the Fields of Bethlehem

An inspiring story of belief, sisterhood and faith

Matnas Gush Etzion – February 9th, 12th, 16th and 26th at 8 pm

Jerusalem, Hirsch Theatre (Beit Shmuel) – February 20th, 5 pm and 8 pm

Written by Arlene Chertoff, Toby Klein Greenwald, & Sharon Katz * Directed by Toby Klein Greenwald * Music by Mitch Clyman

Tickets now on sale! See Ticket page for details


Conversations with Heroes – The Heroism of “Ruth & Naomi”


Thank you to the Community Center of Efrat for being our home base for rehearsals and for helping in other ways. We appreciate you!

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