Tag Archives: Gaga movement language

Gaga Classes in New York

In 2009, one of the highlights of my trip to Israel was taking Gaga classes at the Suzanne Dellal Center for Dance in Tel Aviv.  At the time, these movement awareness classes developed by Ohad Naharin, artistic director of Israel’s … 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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Arts Journalism and Naharin Film at 92Y Tribeca

On April 30th, 92Y Tribeca is hosting two exciting, back to back events. The first, at 7 PM, is a talk entitled Print vs. Blog: The Many Faces of Cultural Journalism, which examines the evolving arts journalism landscape. Staff from … Continue reading

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Deborah Friedes: Blogging from Israel

One of my Barnard dance professors recently emailed me with some information about Deborah Friedes, a former student of hers from the Princeton Ballet School. Deborah is currently studying the modern dance scene in Israel on a Fulbright scholarship by … Continue reading

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