31 May '12, 12pm

Tel Aviv gig kicks off Madonna's MDNA world tour

Tel Aviv gig kicks off Madonna's MDNA world tour

Israelis dance during a party in a club in Tel Aviv to celebrate the arrival of Madonna in Israel, early on Saturday, May 26, 2012. Madonna will on Thursday launch her hotly-anticipated MDNA world tour with a show in Tel Aviv, kicking off a roadtrip of more than 80 countries in what will be her longest-ever stint on the road. -- PHOTO: AP TEL AVIV (AFP) - Dark Catholic imagery was spliced with blood, guts and guns as Madonna burst onto the stage at Tel Aviv's Ramat Gan stadium late on Thursday to kick off her hotly-anticipated MDNA world tour of some 30 countries. The portentous tolling of a church bell opens the first set with bare-chested monks in burgundy robes swinging a giant golden censer in front of a giant red cross. A plainchant melody turns into a Hebrew prayer as monks rise out of the floor, mixing Jewish and Catholic imagery as the Material Girl rises in silhou...

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