I regularly meet Israeli dance artists around Europe, who share my concerns regarding the settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT). As Rami Be'er of the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company told me in an interview: "The settlements are a catastrophe for Israel". I expect that a majority od Israeli dance artists will boycott Ariel and I applaud all the artists making a stand against the illegal occupation of Palestine.
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from the article: Prominent film, television artists join boycott of West Bank arts center