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Baruch Agadati as Rabbi Meir from the Dance "Melaveh Malka"

Baruch Agadati (also known as Baruch Kaushansky-Agadati; 1895 – 1976) was a Russian Empire-born Israeli classical ballet dancer, choreographer, painter, and film producer and director.
Baruch Kaushansky (later Agadati) was born in Bessarabia, and grew up in Odessa. He immigrated to the Land of Israel in the early 1900s where he became known for performing Jewish folk dances in an expressionist sty…