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Choreographer debuts morality tale on dangers of jealousy

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/culture/article/choreographer_debuts_morality_tale_on_dangers_of_jealousy_20120509

Barak Marshall didn’t want to be a dancer. A lawyer, a singer, a scholar — anything but a dancer. “It was what she did,” Marshall says of his Yemenite mother, Margalit Oved, the one-time prima ballerina of the Inbal dance company, a giant of the dance world. And so he resisted. He sang in a choir; he went to Harvard and studied social theory and philosophy. But like most stories in which a man tries to flee his destiny, the world had other plans.

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