The Body Politic If the Middle East Were a Dance, It Would Look Like This

In 'Bodyland’ at Suzanne Dellal Center, dancers play France, Germany, Denmark, Israel and Palestinian Authority.

Many dance performances have been staged in Europe and Israel in recent years in which the body is seen as a site where history is written in movement, a site of political discussion. The piece “Bodyland” by Yossi Berg and Oded Graf, which premiered this week at the International Exposure Festival at the Suzanne Dellal Centre, joins these works engaged in sociopolitical...