The Charleston dance is really old skool (to me). It was developed during the 1920s, probably with the African-American dance Juba as origin. But did this HolyLindyLand ‘gang’ make a great new style ‘I Charleston Tel-Aviv’ video in Tel Aviv. This video makes it all fresh, colorful and vibrant to my opinion. Love it! It was made as a part… Read more →
The Canadian Royal Winnipeg Ballet (27 dancers) will bring in a special evening the awesome Camina Burana, composed by Carl Orff on stage in a choreography by Mauricio Wainrot at the Tel Aviv Opera House on October 14th (21:00), October 15th (13:00) and October 16th (21:00). For information: (03) 692.7777
So once and a while a website needs new face. That time is NOW! So with changing the clocks in Israel (at 02:00) we decided to change our looks. (okay, honest: we will do the trick a few hours earlier, because we like our night rest too ;-) ) We wanted you to see the headline article right away, the… Read more →
From Monday, October 4th until Friday October 8th., the Sutra Dance Company, choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, will give performances at the New Israeli Opera (www.israel-opera.co.il). The London Times wrote about the Sutra Dance Company: “..The juxapostion of inner peace and extrovert energy , the integration of cognition and life-embracing community activities form the core of this incredible performance…”
The Mark Morris Dance Group from New York, a perfect combination of music and movement, is coming to Tel Aviv at the end of this year. They will give 6 shows at the Israeli Opera – New Performing Art Center from Thursday, December 29th until Sunday, January 3rd 2010. Information: 03-6927777 or: www.israel-opera.co.il The New York Times wrote about the… Read more →
From October 16th until November 13th ballet- and dancelovers will have the time of their lives… 14 Dance companies from 10 countries will give their performances at the Suzanne Dellal Centre (Neve-Tsedek) and at the Opera House Performing Arts Center. The Nederlands Dans Theater (choreography: Jiri Kylian) will perform Last Touch First, the Spain Cienfuegos Danza eu Dance will perform:… Read more →
The famous Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will give two shows in Tel Aviv at the Performing Art Center: October the 29th and October the 31st For more information: 03-6927777. The Chicago Tribune wrote about the dance-group: “..The dancers defy the laws of gravity with electrifying grace…their performance is breathtaking and their dancing is perfect…lively, ultra-imaginative modern dance performed by 22… Read more →
I found this interesting article: “A sense of place” about the landscape-architecture in- and around the Suzanne Dellal Center for Dance and Theater in the Neve-Tsedek neighborhood, written by Ariel Hirschfeld in Ha’aretz Magazine. The architect, who created this project, was Shlomo Aronson. Worth a visit!!