Mizrahim (of eastern origin) in Theatre and Dancing in Israel
Monday 19 Tishri 5778, October 9 2017
The Western Galilee Academic College – Auditorium of the Environment studies building
Editorial board: Prof. Dan Orian, Dr. Henia Rotenberg, Dr. Peter Harris, Dr. Sarit Kaufman-Simhon, Dr. Naftali Shem Tov, Shay Golan, Tamar-Anna Kronenberg
The day's program:
Mr. Shimon Lankri – Mayor of Akko
Prof. Dov Dvir – President of the Western Galilee Academic College
10:15-11:00 Artistic opening
Moderator: Dr. Rina Badash
Sofi Tusia Cohen out of the autobiographic performance "Please Faiza" based on the life story of her mothr the singer Faiza Rushdi. Direction: Itsik Seidoff, by: Sofi Tusia Cohen and Iris Shavit.
Sara Sboni with the integration of short parts from the play "The Dress". Direction: Nava Zukerman
Hana Vazan Grinvald with parts of spoken poetry.
11:00-12:00 First Session – The founding generation
Moderator: Dr. Naftali Shem Tov
Participants: Ilana Cohen, Prof. Gabriel Ben Simchon, Yitzhak Goren.
The dance "The veil" will be integrated into the session. Choreography and performance: Ilana Cohen. Idea: Sara Levi-Tanai. Costumes: Racheli Sela, Music: Napas Band.
12:00-12:15 Coffee break
12:15-13:30 Second Session – The intermediate generation
Moderator: Dr. Peter Harris
Participants: Yonatan Chirchi, Dr. Razi Amitai, Sara Siboni, Sofi Tusia-Cohen, Yonat Rotman
A part of the solo performance "Self Grace" will be integrated into the session. Playwriting and acting: Yonatan Cherchi. Direction: Yonatan Cherchi and Rani Blair
13:30-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-15:00 Performance at the entrance concourse of Beta Dance
troupe, solo and duet out of the work " You are me but I am not you". Choreography: Dega Feder, Solo performance: Dega Feder, performance of duet: Mazal Demoza and Yael Avinatan.
15:00-16:15 Third Session – The Young Generation
Moderator: Michal Ben Ami
Participants: Tali Lieberman, Adva Mizrahi, Maor Zaguri, Hana Vazana Grinvald, Dr. Natali Turgeman.
Parts of Tali Lieberman's work "What are you?" will be integrated into the session. Writing and performance: Tali Lieberman. Direction: Me'ira Medina-Yonga
Out of the solo performance "Lahaf", writing and performance: Adva Mizrahi, derection: Mor Lidor, Dramaturgy: Na'ama Berman
16:15-17:30 Fourth Session – "Shorashim" Dance Theatre
Moderator: Dr. Sarit Kaufman-Simhon
Participants: Asher Cohen, Hai Davidov, Gila Khachimi, Beru Teshle, Daga Feder.
A part of the standup "Both Funny and Thought Provoking" by Beru Teshle will be integrated into the session.
*Participation is free of charge and is subject to pre-registration
For registration: firstname.lastname@example.org
Shai Golan 050-5414602 Tamar Anna Kronenberg 052-4414868
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