Kim Bendheim


A WASPy Jew Finds Her Roots

By Kim Bendheim

A WASPy Jew Finds Her Roots
Kim Bendheim’s family celebrated Jewish assimilation. She writes about abandoning her family’s WASPy roots to get married under a chupah and study for an adult Bat Mitzvah.Read More


‘Landmark of Dreams’: A Place Teeming With Love, Loss, Memory and Folklore

By Kim Bendheim

The mind of choreographer Jody Oberfelder is preoccupied. It swirls with love, folklore and dreams, fixations she shares with another artist of a different medium, Marc Chagall. Oberfelder pulls her ideas and images for dances from diverse sources, including Chinese puzzles and the Brothers Grimm. But Chagall holds a special place in herRead More



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