11 june 2015

   Daniela Plopeanu

Amir Kolben audition in Sibiu

Sunday, 14th June starting with 14:00 the choreographer Amir Kolben will have an audition at Sibiu for his dance company Kolben Dance Company. The audition is for professional male dancers. The performance will be stage in Jerusalem for the 2015 -2016 season.

The persons interested in participating will have to prepare a 1-2 minutes solo, and send their CV’s to:

The audition will take place at Cindrelul – Junii Sibiului Center, Str. Tudor Arghezi nr. 13, Sibiu.

Amir Kolben is the founder and artistic director of the Jerusalem based Kolben Dance Company. Amir Kolben performed as a principal dancer with Batsheva Company and as a soloist with the Israeli Ballet and the Opera Ballet in Freiburg, Germany. He was invited to create pieces for companies in Europe and in USA. Kolben`s choreographies were presented in dance and theater festivals around the world. He is a teacher at the Academy of Music and Dance in Jerusalem where he was the head of the dance department.

Kolben Dance Company, founded his own contemporary dance company in 1996 in Jerusalem. The dance language developed by the company is characterized by athletic physicality, composed duets and theatricality. It meets the need of people to get a startling, exciting, thought provoking experience which makes life more worthy of living. The company gives this experience by exploring the theme and the possible implications of it in every production, and it does it while looking for new artistic paths – paths which lead to discovery of a new land both for the stroller and for the spectator. Kolben Dance Company puts great emphasis on community outreach and educational programs. Their works are praised by critics and audience alike, and they were successfully displayed around the world in festivals and other occasions.