Film: “Mr. Gaga”
Thursday, March 30
6:30 p.m. workshop; 7:00 p.m. screening
Cinemapolis, Ithaca, NY
Workshop: “Gaga Dance Workshop” – Prof. Lindsay Gilmour, Assistant Professor, Department of Theatre Arts, and instructor of modern dance at Ithaca College, and students
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.