Tagged "Sydney Festival"

NIF event: Ohad Naharin on BDS, Israel-Palestine and the Sydney Festival

Over the last month, calls to boycott the Sydney Festival after it received sponsorship from the Israeli embassy for a production of Naharin’s Decadance have featured prominently on social and mainstream media.


Sydney Morning Herald op-ed: 'Sydney Festival boycott a blunt instrument that blocks voices of dissent'

Following pressure on the Sydney Festival to reject funding from the Israeli embassy to host Ohad Naharin and the Batsheva Dance Company’s Decadance, I wrote this op-ed for the Sydney Morning Herald: