Tag Archives: Israeli choreographers

Deganit Shemy & Company at Danspace

Israel-born choreographer Deganit Shemy presented two premieres at Danspace Project over the weekend.  Aggression, vulnerability, desire, and power were evident in both all-female works.  In Blink, a trio for Erika Eichelberger, Denisa Musilova, and Savina Theodorou, the dancers were frequently … Continue reading

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Beyond Gaga: Contemporary Israeli Dance and the Reinvention of the Jewish Body

via Culturebot: Over the past few years, Israel has consistently produced some of the most exciting, innovative, and unexpected choreographers working in the field today. As a result, contemporary dance is one of Israel’s most respected and innovative exports. Under … Continue reading

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PeepDance at SummerStage: Everybody Likes to Peep

A member of Tami Dance Company in Nimrod Freed’s PeepDance, photo by Evan Central Park’s SummerStage became a village of peepers on Saturday night as hundreds of other people and I scurried from one peep cell to the next to … Continue reading

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A Peek at PeepDance

Here’s a preview of Israeli choreographer Nimrod Freed’s PeepDance, performed by Tami Dance Company with music by Philip Glass.  It will make its US debut on July 26th (tomorrow!), 7-10 PM on the field at Central Park SummerStage, along with Kibbutz … Continue reading

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