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Yaron Kafkafi Productions

Yaron Kafkafi

For over two decades, Yaron Kafkafi has been one of the most acclaimed composers, lyricists and playwrights in Israel. He has written over 20 hit musicals earning him the local title “King of Musicals.”

Yaron Kafkafi's TED Talk - TEDxTelAviv 2018

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On march 2018, Yaron had the privilege of performing his own TED talk in TEDxTel-Aviv, presenting his original theory of The 5 elements of making your dreams come true.
His entire talk is now available though TED websites and apps internationally.

Streaming Albums

Since 2021 Yaron Kafkafi Productions are working on uploading all the albums to the main streaming services such as Apple Music, Spotify and more. Here are the albums that already streaming on this services.

Production Highlights

In 2022 Yaron Kafkafi will celebrate 30 years of musical theatre creation. These are a few of his production over the years.

Around the World 2007

Lior Ashkenazi as Phileas Fogg and Eli Jaspan as Passepartout in Yaron Kafkafi's original musical - Around the World in 80 Days. (With English subtitles)
Act I - 2nd song.

Directed by
Yaron Kafkafi | Produced by Yochelman-Asher Productions 2007

BORN IN JERUSALEM

BORN IN JERUSALEM (“Ani Yerushalmi”), an original musical by Yaron Kafkafi, features the songs and the life story of Yehoram Gaon, one of Israel's most prominent and iconic actor and singer persona. The musical weaves together Gaon's childhood in Jerusalem until the reunification of the city in 1967 and the historical events that lead up to this moment 50 years ago.

Around the World 2017

The 2017 revival of "Around the World in 80 Days" will star Harel Skaat as Phileas Fogg, Zvika Hadar as Passepartout, Roni Dalumi as Auda the Indian Princess, and Hanna Laslo as a female take on detective Fix.

Around the World in 80 Days - Clip

YK 50 Aniversary

Yaron Kafkafi Productions

Presents
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    Operation Comix

    "Operation Comix" is an original musical play about our consumer culture. The play confronts audiences of all ages with their shopping addiction in a funny and engaging way.
    Tzoly, our heroine, and her friends, embark on a mission to make young buyers see commercials and marketing tricks as a plot that makes them buy things they don't need.
    |n their mission the encounter a rich and powerful foe, will they manage to overcome him?

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    BORN IN JERUSALEM

    BORN IN JERUSALEM (“Ani Yerushalmi”), an original musical by Yaron Kafkafi, features the songs and the life story of Yehoram Gaon, one of Israel's most prominent and iconic actor and singer persona. The musical weaves together Gaon's childhood in Jerusalem until the reunification of the city in 1967 and the historical events that lead up to this moment 50 years ago.

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    Around the World in 80 Days

    AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS is a musical by Yaron Kafkafi based on the classic adventure novel by Jules Verne. The musical premiered in 1999. It was directed by Yaron Kafkafi and produced by Yochelman-Asher.
    The same production team revived the musical with a different cast in 2007.
    The 2017 Production was produced by Maayan Zelner.

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    DAVID

    “DAVID” is an epic fantasy pop musical about the Biblical King David, a Young alluring talented shepherd who, after being suppressed by his family, dreams of building his own home where he could be fully self expressed. But when he wins a singing contest against superstar Goliath of Gath, he’s invited to join King Saul’s family, and thus begins a journey to become a great king himself, which seems impossible because of his hubris that keeps failing him.

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Productions

A collection of YK's production posters since 1992 to present day.

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Yaron Kafkafi

Highlights from YK's biography and resumee.

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Yaron Kafkafi Productions in Hebrew