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LeeSaar Brings “Prima” to PS122

LeeSaar dancers in February LeeSaar The Company was established nine years ago in Israel by the actress and writer Lee Sher and dancer and choreographer Saar Harari, both of whom have been influenced by Ohad Naharin’s Gaga movement language.  Not … 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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The Best of 2008

There were a lot of memorable dance performances and events in 2008. Here are ten that I thought were outstanding. 1. PeepDance by Nimrod Freed’s Tami Dance Company: There’s nothing quite like a village of peepers in Central Park on … Continue reading

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Going Gaga for Gaga

Saturday afternoon I headed to the JCC Manhattan on the Upper West Side for a Gaga movement workshop, which was part of the Israel Non-Stop Festival that runs until March 6th. Gaga is the name of the movement language developed … Continue reading

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Cedar Lake Does “Decadance”

(Cedar Lake dancers in an excerpt from Anaphaza, in Naharin’s Decadance) I had such a good time at the Cedar Lake dress rehearsal and blogger meet-up on Wednesday that I decided to attend one of the company’s performances. The one-time performance … Continue reading

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