Artist Series with Shahar Binyamini

  • Orange County School of the Arts 906 North Main Street Santa Ana, CA, 92701 United States

The Backhausdance Artist Series features periodic master classes taught by internationally-recognized, concert dance choreographers and dance artists. 

Israeli performer and choreographer Shahar Binyamini, born in 1988 in Lod, Israel, danced in the Batsheva Dance Company from 2007-2013 and performed extensively the repertoire of Ohad Naharin and Sharon Eyal. Today, he creates choreographies for theaters and companies such as Frontier Danceland Company in Singapore and D.I.N in Sweden, as well as videos installations and sculptures which he presents in theaters, museums and galleries in Israel and abroad. During Shahar’s 90-minute class, students will learn key tools for improvisation and set material from Shahar's repertoire.