Eyal Dadon


Eyal Dadon
Artistic Director & Choreographer

www.eyaldadon.com

Eyal Dadon was born in Beer Sheva, Israel, in 1989.

At the age of 17 Dadon began his professional classical and modern dance studies at the 'Bat Dor' Dance School in Beer Sheva.

In 2008 Dadon joined "Kamea" Dance Company and awarded an "Outstanding Dancer" status.

 In 2010, Dadon joined the “Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company 2”. One year later he joined the main company under the direction of Rami Be'er. Dadon perfomed as a main dancer for the 5 years in all of Be'er's major works in Israel and on tours in Europe, North & South America and in the Far East. After he stopped dancing in the company, he became the Rehearsal Director, Music Assistant & house Choreographer of the main company, until today.

Dadon has been invited to lead workshops of his dance language as well as floor technique in Israel, Europe, China and more, He created for many dance companies and dance schools in Israel and around the world such as:

Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, Jersualem Dance Theater, BDDC, Stanislavsky Opera Ballet, Xie Xin Dance Theater, Masa Dance program KCDC, The Maslool, Ga'aton dance workshop, Kibutzim Seminar College TLV.

Over the years Dadon has worked with many choreographers: Eytan Sivak (Cullberg Ballet),Or Abuhav (director of Bat-Dor, Beersheva) Noah Gelber (Forsyte),Idan Sharabi (NDT, Batsheva)and the Artistic Director of ID&S, Tamir Ginz (Kamea) and Rami Be'er (Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company).

In 2016 - Dadon established "SOL Dance Company" & House Of Dance theater in Beer Sheva, there, he is using as the main Choreographer & Artistic Director of the company,and continues to develop his dance language.

Works:

June 2011 - "t,o tun,e" (to tune)

December 2013 - "Sol"

June 2014 - "My Entrance"

January 2014 –"5 and a HALF" (together with Oz Mulay)

August 2014 – "Pishpesh"

December 2014 – "Will Arrive" (together with Liran Michaely)

December 2014 – "Finally, Will Arrive"

January 2015 - "Surrendair"

March 2015 – "Croissant Al Ha'esh" for KCDC (together with Martin Harriague)

April 2015 - "Human Hero" for JDT (Jerusalem Dance Theater)

June 2015 - "L.A.C.K"

November 2015 - "H'r H'r Inside" for the "Danceworkshop" in Ga'aton

December 2015 - "In the Garden" - for the "Maslool" dance program in Tel Aviv

December 2015 - "Madame George"

August 2016 - "Layers" for Xie Xin Dance Theater

September 2016 - "SALE" for Sol Dance Company

Future projects:

January 2017 - New creation for the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company 1

March 2017 - New creation for the "Stanislavsky" Ballet in Moscow

September 2017 - New full evenning creation for "Chang Dance Theater" Taipei

Awards:

2007 - 2009

Full scholarship from the Israeli-America Culture Foundation

2008

Awarded "Outstanding Promising Dancer"

2013

1st Prize - Eurograde (Bulgaria) for his solo piece:"Intro"

2014

Recipient of “Yair Shapira Award”

For his contribution for the dance culture in Israel and for the award of the dancer of the year 2014.

2015

1st prize at the international choreography dance competition in Hannover, Germany 2015 for his duet: "Pishpesh", with the same duet Dadon won in a Prize in the "Dance International Choreography Competition of MASH" Jerusalem, Israel