Gaga Intensive Winter Course 2018 in Tel Aviv

We are happy to announce the Gaga Intensive Winter Course in Tel Aviv, to be held from December 22-29, 2018!

The Intensive is fully booked, the waiting list is open.


Intensive Details

Ohad Naharin along with dancers from Batsheva Dance Company offer an intensive winter workshop for professional dancers and advanced dance students age 18+.

Dates: December 22-29, 2018


December 22, 14:00-20:00
December 23-24, 10:00-16:00
December 25, 12:00-18:00
December 26, 10:00-13:00
December 27-29, 10:00-16:00 

*Subject to change.

Classes: Gaga/dancers, repertory, Gaga methodics

Location: Batsheva’s studios at the Suzanne Dellal Centre, 6 Yechieli Street in Tel Aviv

Price: 2300 ILS tuition + 150 ILS non-refundable application fee

Participants are responsible for their own travel, food, and housing arrangements as well as for providing their own health insurance that will cover medical care in Israel for the duration of the program.

It is not possible to attend only part of the intensive.  Dancers who register are expected to participate in the entire program.

How to Apply

We have limited space in our course, and we will be selecting dancers based on their application materials.  Please apply as soon as possible so that we can consider you for the intensive.

**We will not consider any incomplete applications and will not review your application until the application fee has been paid through PayPal! 

To apply:

Please submit all your materials together.

1) Pay the non-refundable 150 ILS application fee through PayPal by clicking the “Pay Now” button below and following the instructions.

2) Send the following materials in a single e-mail with the subject line “Gaga Intensive Winter Course 2018 Application” to Emma and Reut at [email protected]:

  • CV/resume: CV in English or Hebrew, and in .doc or .pdf formats only.  Use your full name as the name of the file.
  • Photo: Headshot photograph of yourself, separate from your CV (.jpg or .png format).  Use your full name as the name of the file.
  • Video: Send a link to a short video (2 minutes in length) in which your dancing is clearly visible. Share your passion to move and your skills including your range of movement and movement qualities.

3) Fill out the online application form at this link (please write in English).  Please make sure to answer all the questions and submit the form at the end.

We will contact you within two weeks of receiving your complete application (including the application fee) to notify you whether or not you are accepted to our winter course in Tel Aviv. 

Payment Procedures

If you are accepted, you will be required to pay a 500 ILS deposit to secure your spot and will receive instructions on how to pay this securely online via PayPal. This deposit must be paid within one week of your acceptance; if the deposit is not received within this time frame, the spot will be given to another dancer.

The remaining balance of the workshop fee will also be due via PayPal by October 22.  If you apply after October 22nd, the remaining balance of the workshop fee will be due by December 1st.   Further instructions for paying the balance will be sent once your deposit is received.  If the balance is not paid by the deadline, your spot will no longer be secured and may be offered to another dancer.

Discount for Returning Participants

Dancers who have attended previous Gaga Intensives in Tel Aviv, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Belgium, Barcelona, or Italy will receive a 15% discount on the 2300 ILS tuition for the winter course.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel by September 30: You will receive a full refund of the tuition you paid.

If you cancel between September 30 and November 22: If we can find someone to fill your spot, you will receive a full refund of the tuition you paid minus 50% of the deposit (250 ILS).  If we cannot find anyone to take this spot, we will refund your balance payment but Gaga will keep the full deposit (500 ILS).

If you cancel after November 22: If we can find someone to fill your spot, you will receive a full refund of the tuition you paid minus 50% of the deposit (250 ILS).  If we cannot find anyone to take this spot, there will be no refund.

If you have reserved a spot and have a change of plans, we ask that you notify us of your cancellation as soon as possible.

Further Questions?

If you have further questions, please contact Reut and Emma at [email protected]

Additional Resources

Gaga Intensive Tel Aviv Facebook page