The Habimah National Theatre was founded by Nachum Zemach, Menachem Gnessin and Hanna Rovina in Moscow in 1917 under the name "The Hebrew Language Theatre".
The first play performed by Habimah was ״Neshef Bereshit”, directed by Vakhtangov in 1918. But the theatre's first true claim to fame came in 1922, with the play “The Dybbuk” and the especially noted performance by Hanna Rovina
Issue: September 2017
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