On March 23-27, Judith will spearhead the Dance Lab for the 2015 Conney Conference on Jewish Arts, "Jewish/American/Israeli: Intertwined Identities," at University of Southern California with the University of Wisconsin.
In addition to the Dance Lab, she will be presenting a paper about Boris Aronson, remembered for his set design of Fiddler on the Roof, and Baruch Agadati, first solo Jewish dancer in Palestine/Israel. For more information, conneyproject.wisc.edu. Seeing Israeli & Jewish Dance will be available for purchase.
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Judith has been invited for a guest lecture at the University of California - Riverside, Dance Department, which turns out stellar doctorates. She will speak about the development of theater dance in Israel and Batsheva Dance Company’s 50th Gala performances last June. Also discussed will be the two-day conference in Tel Aviv titled “Batsheva: Body, Dance, Culture."
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On May 24-27, Judith endorses the residency of Niv Shenfeld and Oren Laor with their works, "Two Room Apartment" and "Ship of Fools", at the Keshet Dance Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Her book will be available for purchase. More information will be forthcoming.
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Judith is available for teaching special dance classes incorporating Jewish imagery and movement with inspiration from Judaism, (combined with her experience in yoga, Alexander technique and modern dance).