I’m slowing down. I’m starting to catch my breath. I wipe a bead of sweat from my forehead, while still jogging lightly in place and tapping my chest. Ohad Naharin, the Artistic Director of Bat Sheva Dance Company is standing on a platform in the middle of a warehouse in Tel Aviv. Read more
When the end catches you by the throat
In utter darkness
Choking a tear
Buttons come undone on a shirt and the heart bursts out- pounding and beating.Read more
The hand is discovered.
Exhale and inhaling,
The hand is a brush painting around me
Lines, dots, smears.
The common space became a huge canvas that began as white and turned crowded with layer upon layer of color. Read more
A ray of light passes between The two.
Presses side to side, head to head, body to body.
In the illusion of gender the struggle becomes clear, what is between her
And him? Between him and her? Between her and her?Read more
Creative Writing and Yasmeen Godder Company present a 3-day writing exploration led by Ori Lenkinski.
A WRITING EXPLORATION AT THE MOVING COMMUNITIES CONFERENCE- JANUARY 17-19 AT THE MANDEL CULTURAL CENTER, JAFFA, ISRAEL.
We invite writers and artists to apply to spend 3 days thinking, observing, discussing and writing about dance.Read more
Erez Kashi captures Shamel Pitts and Mirelle Martins in Black Velvet.Read more
How simple it is to release
The foreheard the eyebrows the temples
The neck the crown
The mouth the jaws.Read more
Ravel’s triangle is uneven.
It moves from side to side
Then forwards and back, reorganizing the space.Read more
I see red, I see blue
I understand nude.
Cope and I will too.
This couple from Taiwan are incredible. A (certain) technique that is truly grand. I don’t discount it for even a second. I understand the significance of this physicality. It must be said that technique is important, there is nothing like it, it protects the dancer from countless things, moves the dancer and the observer. Technique comes into my body when I use it, sometimes it can become my language, which is not a bad thing. It is something I am aware of. But sometimes it sneaks in like heavy sleep on a long train ride. Read more