The MDNA tour kick-off, Tel Aviv: report+photos!

As promised, here's now the opening night of Madonna's world tour went in Tel Aviv, Israel!


-Madonna's opening acts were Offer Nissim and Martin Solveig. The show started at around 21:35h local time (CET+1)

Girl Gone Wild -Revolver
Gang Bang
Papa Don't Preach
Hung Up
I Don't Give A - Best Friend/Heartbeat (Interlude)

The show started with Kalakan singing and Hebrew prayers, dancers as prists pulling ropes on stage, a huge chandelier pulled down.
During "Gang Bang" there was blood all over the screens and Madonna was running around the stage, killing everything and everyone on the stage.
She plays the guitar during "I Don't Give A", with Nicki Minaj in the backdrop video. Before that, she did a lot of acrobatics and rope walking.

Express Yourself - Born This Way - She's Not Me
Give Me All Your Luvin'
Turn Up The Radio
Open Your Heart

After the first song of the segment, the word IMMORTALITY appeared on screen.
"Give Me All Your Luvin'" similar to Superbowl version.
Madonna then spoke to the crowd.. "Thank you for coming, I want to say something about being here, I have things that are important to me. I chose to kick off the tour in Israel for very serious reasons... The conflicts in the middle east must stop, There are many people here, many fans of mine who yearn for peace, even in my show. We are all human... Muslims, Jews, Christians, Asian, Buddhists, Gay, Straight we are all human. We all want to love and be loved. It's easy to say i want peace, there is one way to do it. if we'll all overcome our egos, treat each other with respect, we'll find ourselves on the road to peace."

Justify My Love (interlude)
Candy Shop-Erotica
Human Nature
Like A Virgin

"Like A Virgin" is a mellow version, with piano accompaniment. It is said to be the highlight of the show. Very MTV VMA performance.

Nobody Knows Me (interlude)
I'm Addicted
I'm A Sinner-Cyberraga
Like A Prayer

"Nobody Knows Me" backdrop videos showing young victims of bullying, the star of David, a Cross, The Islamic symble, Obama, US flag, Israel's flag, A gay pride flag, as the world crumbles, also photos of teens who took their own life. very impressive video presentation.
Madonna gets back on stage in a silver, sparkling outfit. "I'm Addicted" - "kung fu time", as described by Perez Hilton. Made the whole stadium dance. The performances include cubes on stage, and the dancers jumping from one to another.
Madonna takes the guitar again as the dancers show up as buddhist priests. She later gets in touch with her fans, literally.
In between "Like A Prayer" and "Celebration" lights go out and church bells are ringing.

Madonna was trending TEN times on Twitter tonight - and counting!


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