Judith Brin Ingber is an international expert on Israeli and Jewish dance. Learn about her upcoming events, recent articles and more.
With authors from Seeing Israeli and Jewish Dance offering papers at the recent Conney Conference on Jewish Arts in Los Angeles, it was also great to have the book available. Judith Brin Ingber, Nina Spiegel and Janice Ross’s presentations are all available on The Conney Project website, here.
Judith presented her paper about Baruch Agadati, pictured in the poster, the first Hebrew Dancer, and Boris Aronson, who costumed Agadati (seen in the poster), and was later remembered for his Fiddler on the Roof set design. Watch the Conney Conference videos here. For more information, conneyproject.wisc.edu.
News & Events
Guest Israeli choreographer Sharon Eyal with Gai Behar will stage her work, "Killer Pig," for the James Sewell Ballet in the company's November performances. To enhance Eyal's visit, Judith will interview her on Wednesday, October 2 at 7 PM, through Rimon’s Salon series. The Oct. 2nd Salon program will take place at the James Sewell Tek Box Theatre located at Hennepin Center for the Arts, 528 Hennepin Ave, Mpls, MN, 55403. The Salon series is a unique program of Rimon, the MN Jewish Arts Council. Eyal’s visit is made possible through the McKnight Foundation’s generosity bringing international dancers to MN.
Judith will present a keynote address at the upcoming Conney Jewish Arts Conference, Ap. 19-21, 2017 at the University of Wisc, at Madison. 50 Years After Harold Rosenberg: Is there a Jewish Art (Yet?).
Mr. Gaga screening at Northrop in January
Judith is proud to be in the remarkable new documentary about Ohad Naharin, Mr. Gaga by Tomer Heymann.
Mr. Gaga is screening at Northrop Auditorium at the University of Minnesota on January 17, 2017 at 6:30 pm.
For more information: www.mrgagathefilm.com
Judith directed and choreographed a re-creation of "Broucci" or "Fireflies" on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Sokol Hall in St. Paul, MN.
See behind the scenes of this reproduction of "Broucci" on the Past Projects page.
The new biography of choreographer, company director, writer and composer Sara Levi-Tanai A Life of Creation (Haim Shel Yetzirah), includes a chapter by Judith Brin Ingber. Called "Turning Dance Assumptions Upside Down," Judith's chapter can be downloaded here in translation. (For further info, see Published Writings).