Saturday, 4/22 @ 1PM (North Texas Premiere)
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The Department of Dance at Texas Woman’s University presents a dance to welcome audience members to the film Mr. Gaga. Come and enjoy a dance of superb and lively movement that will heighten your senses and introduce you to the world of modern dance before the start of the film. To learn more about our programs and classes for community members, undergraduates, and graduates visit twu.edu/dance.
Ohad Naharin, artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company, is regarded as one of the most important choreographers in the world. Meeting him at a critical turning point in his personal life, this spirited and insightful documentary will introduce you to a man with great artistic integrity and an extraordinary vision. Filmed over a period of eight years, director Tomer Heymann mixes intimate rehearsal footage with an extensive unseen archive and breathtaking dance sequences.
This story of an artistic genius who redefined the language of modern dance is guaranteed to leave you skipping.
Written & Directed by: Tomer Heymann
Produced by: Barak Heymann