The above video was a joint project of the JewSalsa dance school, TanJoe art Gallery, the Jewish Agency, et le FSJU. The concept and dance routine was an initiative of dance professor and musician David el Shatràn.
According to an article in the French JSS News, the dance routine is divided into four sections each representing different types of Latin dance rhythms in honor of the four questions from the Passover seder:
The flashdance itself is also meant as a kind of metaphor for the seder as well because it welcomes all to join in.
For more information:
- La danse de la Matzah crée le buzz en France et dans le monde, April, 11, 2012.
- Cigarillos en el Shtruddle website
- Cigarillos en el Shtruddle on Facebook