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Cohen, Ze'eva (1940–)

Israeli modern dancer and choreographer. Born Aug 15, 1940, in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Worked with Anna Sokolow at Lyric Theater in Tel Aviv; awarded American-Israel Cultural Foundation grant to study at Juilliard School in NY soon after; danced in numerous works by José Limón and Anna Sokolow while in NY, including Sokolow's Odes (1964) and Ballade (1965); performed with Anna Sokolow Dance Company in Israel (1961–63) and US (1963–68); joined Dance Theater Workshop in NY (1966) and appeared in many works by Jeff Duncan and Deborah Jowitt; founded Ze'eva Cohen Solo Dance Repertory and toured to great acclaim throughout US, Canada, Europe, and Israel for 12 years; choreographed for Boston Ballet, Munich Tanz project, Batsheva Dance Company, Alvin Ailey Repertory Dance Company, and many others; taught classes in dance for actors at HB Studio in NY; served as head of dance studies of Princeton University.

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