Am Yisrael HA! What makes Jews so funny? And how did “The People of the Book” turn out to be superstar writers, producers and comedians?
The Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot in Tel Aviv invites campers of all ages around the world to join innovative, interactive online tours in the museum’s galleries, live with a museum educator. On this tour of the Let There Be Laughter – Jewish Humor Around the World exhibit, we will take a lighthearted look at the origins of Jewish humor and the major contributions of Jews to the rise of a global industry. We will celebrate the diversity and vitality of Jewish humor, and explore how elements of Jewish joking have remained constant regardless of time, place, and language.