Ido Barak was born in Jerusalem in 1992 and now resides in Jaffa. He began his dance training at the Vertigo International Dance Program, in which he participated from 2016 to 2018. Ido has worked as a freelancer dancer with the Vertigo Dance Company, The Israeli Opera (Renana Raz, Donald Byrd) and independent choreographers Ido Feder and Roni Chadash. In 2019, Ido debuted his first work as a choreographer together with Aoi Kagaya, called “To Empty”. The duet was performed in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Mitzpe Ramon. Ido is a certified yoga instructor and teaches physical training.
Hila Gluskinos, born 1989 in Tiberias, studied at the Professional Dance Workshop at Kibbutz Ga'aton and the Nissan Nativ Acting Studio. She works mainly in Tel Aviv and Germany, and has created and participated in theatre performances and dance pieces as well as worked as an actress in independent films and video artworks. Some of her collaborators include: Jason Danino-Holt, Ariel Sereni Brown, Ana Wild, Uri Zamir, Maya Landsmann, Reut Shemesh and Michal Samama.
Photo: Uri Zamir
Photo: Jenn Granit
Yuli Kovbasnian, born 1986 in Russia, holds a B.ed in dance and movement from Kibbutzim College. Kovbasnian collaborated with choreographers in Israel including Arkadi Zaides, Ayala Bresler Nardi, Moran Itzhaki Abergel, Sigal Bergman, Nava Frenkel, Talia de Vries and others as well as Trajal Harrell in the USA.
Kobi Suissa, born 1988 in Ashdod, is a a multidisciplinary artist and performer. He holds a BFA in fine art from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design and studied at La Collectiz! program for dancers, a framework in which he worked with choreographers such as Vincent Ribeek, Ido Feder, Lilach Livne, Lily Pfalzer and more. He presented his works in Israel and Europe which combine photography, apparel and editing and investigates Archetypal movement and it’s relation to the physical presence of the body.
Photo: Nir Sarig
Photo: Amit Man
Yael Weiss, born 1989 in Rishon LeTsiyon, studied at the Professional Dance Workshop at Kibbutz Ga'aton, the Gaga Teacher Training progam and La Collectiz! program for dancers. She is currently a student at the School of Visual Theatre in Jerusalem. She participated as a performer in the work Young Girls Want to Dance Their Spirit by Lilach Livne in Israel and Belgium as well as At Hand! by Ido Feder.