My lecture on February 24 explores the dynamic relationship between American and Israeli dance and traces the meteoric rise of Israeli contemporary dance.
The film “Out of Focus” offers the public a peek inside the process of Ohad Naharin, artistic director of Israel’s Batsheva Dance Company.
Naharin, the artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company, has left an indelible impact not only on the troupe he leads but on the larger Israeli dance scene. Yet as his selection for the Scripps award suggests, Naharin’s influence is also felt beyond Israel’s borders.
An ad for the exhibit’s September 18th opening from the Israeli Consulate It’s not only Israeli dance groups that perform in Israel. With enthusiastic Israeli audiences at the ready, companies […]
It used to be that Israeli companies like Batsheva Dance Company and the now defunct Bat-Dor toured to the U.S. with American repertory. But Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet’s appearance at the Tel Aviv Dance 2008 festival marks a turning point in dance history.