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Going Gaga in Israel, Part Two

Batsheva Dance Company’s studios at the Suzanne Dellal Centre Last Friday morning, I returned to Tel Aviv’s Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre to take my second Gaga class.  After reawakening my body in Thursday evening’s class and getting … Continue reading

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Going Gaga in Israel, Part One

The entrance to the Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre Since first experiencing Gaga – the movement language created by Batsheva Dance Company’s artistic director Ohad Naharin – in early 2008, I have been yearning for more, and so … Continue reading

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Crowd-Pleasers, Inspiration, and History at Fall for Dance

Iyar Elezra and Bobbi Smith in Ohad Naharin’s B/olero, photo by Andrea Mohin The sixth annual Fall for Dance festival, where all seats are just ten dollars, kicked off this past week at City Center.  Not surprisingly, the opening program, … Continue reading

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Fall for Dance Tickets On Sale September 13

The very popular Fall for Dance Festival, held annually at City Center since 2004, returns to New York City from September 22 to October 3.  Twenty American and international dance companies will perform for ten nights, and all seats are … Continue reading

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Out of Focus: A Documentary on Ohad Naharin

In a small screening room at 92Y Tribeca last Thursday evening, Israeli filmmaker Tomer Heymann said that seeing Batsheva Dance Company perform for the first time felt like “the best drugs I’d ever taken”. It was the start of his … Continue reading

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