Amit Zaretsky

    Grant Recipient
    • Dance

    Ein Vered, Israel


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    Amit Zaretsky, born at 1999 in Ein Vered, is a dancer based in Tel Aviv. During the years 2014-2017 studied and graduated from the dance department in Ironi Alef High School of Arts Tel Aviv, managed by Dalit Haramaty. In 2017-2019 studied in The Maslool Professional Dance Program Tel Aviv-Jaffa, artistically directed by Naomi Perlov and Offir Dagan. Dancer for season 2019/20 in the second company of the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company. Worked as a freelance dancer with the choreographers Inbal Pinto (‘Fugue‘ – 2019), Gal Gorfung (‘Wash’ – 2019) and Roni Chadash (‘Chapters of Joy’ – 2020).

    Photo credits: Tamara Dekel

    Today performs in the freelance projects mentioned above, part of dance festivals or independent evenings.

    Received from the America-Israel Cultural Foundation:
    – Support grant for Israeli artists during the COVID-19 period.
    – Scholarship for Classical Ballet education for years 2015-2016.
    – Scholarship for Modern Dance education for years 2019-2020.