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Somewhere In The Now
Somewhere In The Now, a multi-disciplinary work by Uri Shafir in Collaboration with video artist Nimrod Gershoni - will be back on stage in Inbal Theatre on August 13-14. The work will be presented along with a work by Bosmat Nossan. For Tickets Click Here Somewhere In The Now is a performance for two dancers and one video artist. What’s really alive in...Read more
Uri Shafir (born in 1983) is a dancer, choreographer and a performance artist.
Graduate of MASPA (kibbutz Ga'aton Dance Workshop).
Creating independent works since 2009, and has presented them in different platforms such as Curtain Up, Zirat Machol, Macholohet, (IL), L1DanceFest (HU), Tanec Praha (CZ), Lucky Trimmer (DE), Dance Waves (CY), Out Of Israel (USA), and more.
As a dancer, worked in Ensemble Batsheva Dance Company, and in dance works by Yasmeen Godder, Niv Sheinfeld & Oren Laor, Dana Ruttenberg, Maya Levy & Anando Mars, Guy Gutman, Dafi Eltabeb, Renana Raz and others.
Uri is currently in his MA choreography studies, in MASTER EXERCE program, in ICI-CCN, Montpellier France.
Uri is a Gaga teacher (Ohad Naharin's movement language), leading Gaga classes/workshops across the globe.
In 2015, Uri won the 1st prize in MASH (Machol Shalem) International Choreography Competition, with his work - The Koloklum.
In 2016, Uri Received a full-year scholarship for the yearly program of Kelim Choreography Center.
In 2017, Uri received an award from the Israeli ministry of culture, under the category of Young Choreographers.
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