“It’s from a very personal point of view, from our connection, this trio. This solo became a trio; of course we found ourselves drawn in,” says Niv Sheinfeld.
As the buzz about this year’s 20th anniversary celebration grew, I wanted to find out more about the history of Curtain Up.
November is a month of festivals and foreign tours.
Located next to a swarm of bobbing fishing boats, this enormous hangar is not your typical destination for a dance performance. Yet the members of the Choreographers Society have lured a mix of devoted dance fans and less seasoned audience members to the Jaffa Port over the last several weeks.
The Home Port festival was initiated by the Amuta (which translates as the Choreographers Association or the Choreographers Society), an umbrella organization for fifty-four independent choreographers who draw from styles as varied as contemporary dance, flamenco, and belly dance.