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2018/19 Choreographer Adi Salant

Adi was the Co-Artistic Director of The Batsheva Dance Company together with Ohad Naharin, for 8 years, from 2009-2017. Now she continues sharing her vast knowledge and experience, enriching the world of movement and keeps exploring her passion to create and choreograph.

Her Journey in the dance world started as a student at the prestigious Israeli Bat-Dor Dance School for 12 years, and she graduated from Alon High School for the Arts. Upon graduation she was excepted to join the Young Batsheva Ensemble, and two years later was invited to join the main Batsheva Company where she danced for 5 years.

After leaving the company, Ohad Naharin invited her to act as his main assistant and to stage his repertoire for leading companies around the world.
With her reputation as an internationally acclaimed dance educator and director, she is mentoring dancers from the whole range of the dance world.
Adi has choreographed for companies and different dance projects, her creations are performed worldwide.

She is frequently invited to teach contemporary classes, ballet classes and to lead dance workshops. She is also a senior certified teacher for Gaga movement research for dancers as well for Gaga/people classes.