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“ Always seeking professional experience that encourages me to take new risks and share my highest self”

 

Training

2015-2016                       Kibbutz Contemprary Dance Co. 5 Month MASA Program-                                                    Kibbutz Ga’aton , Israel

Studied under:  Rami Be’er, Lotem Regev, Danielle Ohn, Rina                                                    Schenfeld, Ben Bach, Sara Wilhelmsson

2010                                AlambradoDanza Intensive – Florence & Trieste, Italy

Studied under:  Monica Baroni, Michal Rynia, Nastja Bremec

2008-2010                      Alonzo King LINES Ballet Training Program- San Francisco, CA

Studied under:  Alonzo King, Laura Bernasconi, Carmen                                                              Rozestraten,  Kathleen Hermesdorf,  Kara Davis, Maurya Kerr

2007                                Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Intensive

Studied under: Glenn Edgerton, Taryn Kaschock Russell, Terence                                              Marling, Alejandro Cerrudo

2006                               San Francisco Conservatory of Dance Intensive

Studied under: Summer Lee Rhatigan, Alex Ketley, Christian Burns,                                        Chiharu Shibata

 

Experience

June.2017                     Freier Tanz im Delta VIIDancer  & Choreographer -Theater                                                 Felina Areal – Mannheim, Germany

Jan.2017                       San Francisco Movement Arts Festival-Dancer, at Grace                                                          Cathedral in San Francisco, CA

Dec.2016                      “Made With Passion Made For You”- Video Exhibition, Dancer-                                           Directed by: Anna Carla Ebert/KunstAkademie in Stuttgart,                                                         Germany

2016-present                 ZiRu Dance- Dancer, Teacher and Collaborator-Directed by:                                                Philein Wang in San Francisco, CA – 1st Inagural Silicon Valley                                                  Dance Festival- “Now is Winter,” “Across the Current Now”

2016-2017                       Kinetech Arts- Dancer and Collaborator-Directed by: Daiane                                                Lopes Da Silva in San Francisco, CA – 2016 season- “Elements of                                                Others,” “Falling Down,” “Index of Probabilities”

2013-2017                      Bay Area Dance Collective-Dancer and Co-director – ”Floodgate”                                          (2013), “Mountain in Me”(2014), “What We Call Home”(2015),                                                     “Together”(2016)

2016                                 Final Performance of KCDC’s International Dance Program –                                               Choreography by- Rami Be’er, Mats Ek and Ben Bach

2015                                 “Nitzotzot” – Compilation of original works from KCDC’s program                                           and peers

2010-2015                        Project Agora-Dancer-Directed by: Kara Davis in San Francisco,                                             CA – Site specific and stage performances including- “A Softened                                                Law,” “The Rivers These Hands Have Carried”

2010                                   Choreographic Competition and Final Performance of                                                           AlambradoDanza Program – Choreography by- Monica Baroni,                                              Michal Rynia, Nastja Bremec, Sharon Estacio, Lauren                                                                   MacLaughlin and peers

2008-2010                          Choreography Showcases and Seasonal Performances from                                                 LINES Ballet Training Program – Choreography by- Alonzo                                                     King, Maurya Kerr, Robert Moses, Kara Davis, Kevin Iega Jeff and                                             peers

 

Choreography

2017                                       “Lit” – current work in progress

2017                                       “Umgebungen” – current work in progress

2016                                       “Within Our Skin”

Premiere in San Francisco, CA at SAFEhouse Arts

Dec. 2015                              “Residence in the Heart”

Premiered in Kibbutz Ga’aton, Israel for KCDC’s Masa                                                                  Program “Nitzotzot” show

July.2015                               “Anchored”

Premiered in San Francisco, CA at SAFEhouse Arts

Dec.2014                              “Chapters of a Memory”

Premiered in San Francisco, CA at SAFEhouse Arts

Sept. 2014                            “Out of Bounds”

Premiered in San Francisco’s West Wave Dance Festival

April.2014                            “Trails Tied”

Premiered in San Francisco, CA at SAFEhouse Arts

 

Current Teaching

May.2017-present                 Dance Point Ludwigshafen – Contemporary Dance Classes                                                       and Workshops

May.2017-present                 Caritas/Diakonie Oekumenische Foerdergemeinschaft                                                           Ludwigshafen GmbH – Mixed style dance classes for children

 

Additional Experience, Awards & Certification

Nov.2016-present                Freelance Tour Consultant

Aug.2016                                Featured Artist Presenter for Kinetech Arts, San Francisco, CA

July.2016                                Guest Artist/Choreographer for Slick Babble Dance Company-                                                    Berkeley, CA

May.2016                                Guest Artist/choreographer for LINES Ballet Training Program                                                   Alumni Show, San Francisco

Jan. 2015                                Recipient of ‘The Spirit of Dance Award 2014’ from Bay Area                                                       Dance Watch

Feb.2013                                Holistic Health Coach Certification from the Institute for                                                             Integrative Nutrition, New York

2013-present                        Keyholder and Resident Artist at SAFEhouse Arts, San                                                                  Francisco, CA

2009-2012                             Guest Artist Dancer for Air Aligned Aerial Dance Group,                                                               Nevada City, CA

2010                                       Guest Choreographer/Teacher for Nevada Union High School                                                     Dance Dept. Nevada City, CA

2007- present                       Instructor of ballet, jazz, modern, contemporary and                                                                    improvisation for various studios and  schools in Northern                                                        California and abroad

                                                                References

Ben Bach: Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company Benjamin-Bach@hotmail.com

Philein Wang: ZiRu Dance Company philein@zirudance.com

George Jayne: Sierra Dance Institute sierradanceinstitute@hotmail.com