Israeli Dance Company Puts a Brand-spanking-new Twist on Folk

Mor Shani and the Inbal dancers have created a melting pot of folk dances through the ages. While some elements of ‘Simple Dance’ fall short, overall it’s a refreshing piece, complete with violent moves bordering on the erotic.

The stage of the Inbal Dance Theater and Arts Center has been designed as a laboratory for experiments — the floor and rear wall in...