Monthly Archives: December 2011

Oh, How We Have Grown!

At the Chanukah Party on December 20, I marked the third anniversary of Israeli Dancing With Markid Mike at Ohr Kodesh. As part of the celebration, I hired a photographer (my friend Jess from Paired Images) to come take photos … Continue reading

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Isha Al HaChof – אישה על החוף

Later in the evening this week I taught the dance Isha Al HaChof.  This dance has beautiful music in 5/4 time.  Of course, when I first started to teach it I started with “5-6-7-8…” before the first few steps, and … Continue reading

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Hinei Ma Tov – הנה מה טוב

I reviewed the line dance Hinei Ma Tov for the beginners – another favorite of the Tuesday night group!

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Yalla – יאללה

I taught the dance Yalla which has the same step introduced in Lechu Neranana.  This is one of the favorites of our group on Tuesday night!

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Lechu Neranana – לכו נרננה

I reviewed the dance Lechu Neranana this week to introduce a sequence that is used frequently in Israeli Dancing.  It is the first step in part two (side together side, pause, behind open cross).  Watch it in the video (yes…there … Continue reading

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Al Kanfe HaKesef – על כנפי הכסף

The first dance I reviewed this week was Al Kanfe HaKesef – On The Silver Wings.  This dance has a mayim step, tcherkasia step and yemenite step so it was a great dance to end the beginners group with!  Here’s … Continue reading

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Yesodot Performance At Chanukkah Party

The Yesodot Israeli Dance Troupe made a guest performance at the Chanukkah Party last night.  Here’s the video of the performance. Jess from Paired Images was there last night taking pictures.  I hope to have photos from the event soon!!

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