The 2016 International Exposure Festival will be held from Wednesday, December 7th, to Sunday, December 11th at the Suzanne Dellal Center in Tel Aviv. The festival features the work of 22 creators performed for more than 100 guests from 35 countries. The exposure's first performance is "Slug," choreographed by Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak, followed by "Yag/Adam" performed by Batsheva Dance Company's dancers. Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar will perform their latest work, as well as performances by the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, Yasmeen Godder, Niv Scheinfeld and Oren Laor, Yossi Berg and Oded Graf, Vertigo and more.
Audition for Batsheva -the Young Ensemble's 2017-18 Season will take place from February 10-11th for dancers who live in the country, and from February 17-18th for dancers from abroad. The auditions will be held at the company's studio at the Suzanne Dellal Centre. For details and registration
Today, Ian Robinson will receive the Yair Shapira Prize. The Prize is given to Ian for "being a spectacular dancer and a rare person, a significant partner in the creative process, upgrading Ohad Naharin's creations by charging them with content and interpretation, and for being diligent, modest and generous, a researcher driven by curiosity, a wonderful gaga teacher and a beloved member of the company."
Tomer and Barak Heymann, filmmakers of "Mr. Gaga", are nominees for a European Oscar, to be held this month in Poland. Good Luck!