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Premiered March 2008, The Joan Weill Center for Dance (Alvin Ailey Theater), NYC
Commissioned and produced by Harkness Dance Festival
Length: 27 minutes
Performance: Toni Melaas and Netta Yerushalmy 
Costumes: Mindy Nelson
Lighting design: Joe Lavasseure
Music: Louis Andriessen, Vincenzo Bellini, Jonathan Harvey, Toshio Hosokawa, Guy Klucevsek, Gyorgy Ligeti, and Julia Wolfe

This work was commissioned by the Harkness Dance Festival. The project was made possible in part with public funds from the Manhattan Community Arts Fund, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and administered by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. Additional support was received from the Israeli Consulate in New York.

 

photos: Ayala Gazit