Spinning thread into gold

21.02.2012                      28.Schwat. 5772

Theater:

Spinning thread into gold

‘Bombyx Mori’, the Latin name for a type of silkworm, is a refined dance performance filled with mysterious moments played out in black and white.

Thread is a prominent theme of the dance performance “Bombyx Mori”, the Latin name for a species of silkworm. In addition to the physical thread that crisscrosses the enchanted forest the stage becomes, the production also creates threads of memory that recall other performances by the same company.
The dog, like the clown with the painted white face and round red nose, are characters familiar to those who frequent the productions put on by the Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company. They are guests in the forest of “Bombyx”, which opened Friday and will be on ‏(sporadically‏) through June 23 in several cities, and their presence encourages the audience to hark back to earlier works as they watch the fantasy puzzle unfold….