The Israeli dance group whose appearance at the Edinburgh International Festival is at the centre of boycott calls, has expressed sadness at the "violent" attempt to stop its work being seen.
The Israeli dance group whose appearance at the Edinburgh International Festival is at the centre of boycott calls, has expressed sadness at the \"violent\" attempt to stop its work being seen.
TAKING A STAND: Protesters expressed their views at the opening of the Batsheva Dance Company's show, Hora, which opened at the Playhouse last night.
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Phil Miller Arts Correspondent
It comes as 200 demonstrators gathered at the Playhouse where the Batsheva Dance Company opened their show Hora last night. One member of the audience said the performance was disrupted three times by protesters who managed to get through a bag search with placards and a Palestinian flag.
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