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Written by: [24 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Mamootot – Batsheva Ensemble The Young Company

Ohad Naharin’s Mamootot, which originally premiered in 2003, is now to be performed for the first time by the Batsheva Ensemble – The Young Company. An intimate, intense, work,

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Written by: [18 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Russian Ballet Theatre – Don Quixote

The Russian Ballet Theatre (St. Petersburg State Ballet) returns to Israel with Don Quixote, one of the great classical ballets, based on the novel Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes. Performing in the lead roles will be Prima Ballerina Anna Voytin and Premiere Alexander Voytin.

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Written by: [13 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Suddenly We Were All Alone

Suddenly We Were All Alone, created by Noa Shadur for the Inbal Theatre Dance Company, is an eloquent abstraction, a visually compelling, tightly constructed work whose movement evokes reflection on relationships between people, and between people and place. In a time when dance performances incorporate text, video, and other elements of different disciplines, this work stands out in its reliance on movement to carry the brunt of its expression, and in the coherence of movement, music, set, and costumes in evoking mood and associations.

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Written by: [31 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]
Jin Xing Dance Theatre to Perform in Israel

Dancer, choreographer, television celebrity and courageous individual Jin Xing, will be bringing her dance company to perform in Israel for the first time. The performances of the Jin Xing Dance Theatre will take place from February 9 – 17, 2017, as part of the Spring of Chinese Dance at the Suzanne Dellal Centre, and in celebration of 25 years of diplomatic relations between Israel and China.

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Written by: [21 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on Batsheva Young Ensemble to Perform Naharin’s Virus | ]
Batsheva Young Ensemble to Perform Naharin’s Virus

“I’m the luckiest bastard,” Ohad Naharin said, in an open rehearsal of Naharin’s Virus performed by the Batsheva Young Ensemble. Watching the expressive, remarkably skillful, and energetic dancers, one cannot deny the force of his words. They are an amazing ensemble! Naharin’s Virus, which premiered in 2001, is in advanced stages of rehearsal now and will premiere in January 2017.

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Written by: [20 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on Lux/Glory | ]
Lux/Glory

Illuminated from within, Ken Ossola’s Lux floats between earth and sky. Set to Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem, the passage toward death is marked by the wounds of life, yet reveals a transcendent beauty. The performance of Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, last night at the Israeli Opera – Tel Aviv Performing Arts Center, was magnificent.

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Written by: [19 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on Jerusalem Nights | ]
Jerusalem Nights

Jerusalem’s nightlife will be so hot this winter, they had to invent a new app for it!

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Written by: [28 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève to Perform in TLV | ]
Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève to Perform in TLV

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, under the artistic direction of Philippe Cohen, is one of the most exciting dance companies I’ve seen in recent years. They will be performing an intriguing program of two works by leading contemporary choreographers: Lux by Ken Ossola and Glory by Andonis Foniadakis.

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Written by: [26 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on Midnight East Top Ten: December 2016 | ]
Midnight East Top Ten: December 2016

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As 2016 moves towards its close, leaving many of us looking back in horror at the events of the past year, and since, as we know, winter is coming – let’s bring some warmth and light into the month to come and the new year ahead!

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Written by: [22 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on Intimidbar 2016 | ]
Intimidbar 2016

Intimidbar, a festival of music, dance, theatre & arts, will take place from December 22 – 27, 2016 in Mitzpe Ramon. An encounter between nature, people and art, the festival will feature a terrific lineup of well-known musicians – Daniela Spector, Uzi Ramirez, Gedy Ronen, Alon Eder, Yaron Ben-Ami and more