Ohad Naharin’s Venezuela Performed by Batsheva Dance Company

Ohad Naharin’s Venezuela Performed by Batsheva Dance Company

"Venezuela, with its wonderful dancers, is a fascinating and multifaceted piece that contains a surprise that remains with the viewer long after leaving the theater".
(Yael Efrati, Timeout, May 2017)
Produced by Batsheva Dance Company. Co-producers: Chaillot National Theater, Paris; Hellerau –European Center for the Arts, Dresden.With special support provided by the Dalia and Eli Hurvitz Foundation, as well as the New Works Funds of Batsheva and the American Friends of Batsheva.
80 Minutes without intermission
Batsheva Dance Company has been critically acclaimed and popularly embraced as one of the foremost contemporary dance companies in the world. Together with Batsheva - The Young Ensemble, the Company boasts a roster of 34 dancers drawn from Israel and abroad.

Hailed as one of the world's preeminent contemporary choreographers, Ohad Naharin was appointed Artistic Director in 1990. He propelled the Company into a new era with his adventurous curatorial vision and distinctive choreographic voice. After almost thirty years of leading Batsheva, Naharin stepped down as Artistic Director in 2018. He continues to serve as the Company's House Choreographer. In September 2018 Gili Navot assumed the role of Batsheva's Artistic Director.

Naharin is also the originator of the innovative movement language, Gaga, which has enriched his extraordinary movement invention, revolutionized the company’s training, and emerged as a growing international force in the larger field of movement practices for both dancers and non-dancers.

Date and time

Feb 26, 2024
12:00 AM (UTC+0)

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