Exclusive Interview: Sydney Schiff Dance Project On Dry Bones

March 31, 2014 at 2:09 am by

I sat down on Sunday to interview Sydney Schiff, artistic director of Sydney Schiff Dance Project, to talk about her company’s latest piece, Dry Bones: Resurrection of the Living. We hope you enjoy this audio interview! (New format… our web presence is in a re-structuring process; let us know what you think!) Sydney Schiff Dance Project […]

Reversing “Shfoch Chamatcha Al Hagoyim” – Images from South Africa

April 22, 2011 at 11:04 am by

  I have always found the following passage, read each year during Passover, rather alarming: “Shfoch Chamatcha Al Hagoyim” meaning, literally, “Pour out your wrath unto the gentiles.” I recently learned that one of the reasons Jews traditionally open their door to let the prophet Elijah in was to make sure that they kept the […]