Sagi Gross

Choreographer

Bio

Educated at The Dutch National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam, Bat-Dor Dance Academy and Tellma Yellin High School for the Arts in Tel-Aviv. During his studies, he won five scholarships for both choreography and dancing from the American-Israel Sharet Foundation. As a dancer, he has worked with Bat-Dor Dance Company, The Israeli Opera House, Dede Dance Company, The Netherlands Opera House in Amsterdam, De Dutch Don’t Dance Division The Hague and Resextansa Company in Bari, Italy. As a choreographer, Gross received a large international exposure and his choreographies have been performed in South Korea, England, Belgium, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, France, Austria and Israel.

Gross’s teaching experience includes teaching ballet company classes and choreography workshops at: Staatstheater Wiesbaden, Oldenburgisches Staatstheater, Staatstheater Braunschweig, Royal Ballet School of Antwerpen (Koninklijk BalletSchool Antwerp), The National Conservatory of Lisbon – Escola de Dança do Conservatório Nacional Portugal, Conny Jansen Company in Rotterdam, Codarts Dance Academy in Rotterdam, The Royal Ballet Conservatory in The Hague, Sead – Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance, Dansateliers in Rotteram, Marameo-Tanzprobebühne in Berlin, Studio Harmonic in Paris, Rietveld Art Academy in Amsterdam, Danza – L’AED in Livorno Italy, Busan Dance Academy in South Korea, Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst in Frankfurt, Pori Dance Company in Finland, The International DansStage ‘Arabesque’ in Antwerp, Korzo Theater summer course with De Dutch Don’t Dance Division Company in The Hague, Arte&Balleto Italy, Thellma Yellin School of the Arts in Tel-Aviv and ballet classes for his own company in Amsterdam.

GrossDanceCompany was most recently co-produced by the legendary choreographer Carolyn Carlson CCN Roubaix France. In 2015, his new DanceFilm ‘Silent Force’ will be presented at the prestigious Louvre Museum in Paris. In 2014, his piece ‘One Charming Night’ was commissioned with great success by Pori Dance Company in Finland. In 2012, he has been selected to choreograph for English National Ballet dancers at the ‘LAB’ project in collaboration with DanceEast Jerwood in The UK. In 2008 Gross was chosen to take part in ‘Siwic project’ in Dance House Zurich. He participated in The Hannover International Choreography Competition and at The British Sadler’s Wells theater’s international competition 2010.

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