Benji Lovitt

Comedian, Educator, Writer

Benji has been translating the Israel experience through laughter since his aliyah flight landed in 2006. Here’s a glance at what makes this magical and crazy country such a funny place.


Benji offers a range of fun cultural programs to make you laugh and to help bridge cultural differences between Israelis and Jews around the world. Be in touch if you have questions about which one is right for you.

Upcoming Schedule

Date Event
February 17, 2019 Limmud NY
February 20, 2019 Dancing Camel, Tel Aviv
February 21, 2019 Israel Government Fellows
February 21, 2019 MyPub, Tel Aviv

Recent Blog Posts

  • My latest on the Times of Israel… Last night, the Israeli people were let down by Prime Minister Netanyahu’s unfulfilled promise of a “dram...

  • We’re just hours away from Chanukah in Tel Aviv and winter is in the air. Ok, so autumn is in the air as my weather app tells me it’s...

  • Better late than never, right? My latest from Dallas Jewish Monthly. Shana tova! Throw the honey cake in the oven and wax down your shofar. The n...

  • My latest on the Times of Israel (this one I had been thinking about for years)…. what’s more universal for an immigrant than Ulpan? ...