Efrat Rubin

 

 

E-mail: rubinef@gmail.com

Tel: 0544232837

Professional info

 

Born 1977. Choreographer, dancer, painter and interdisciplinary artist. Won the Ministry of Culture Award for her work as a choreographer in 2014, Israel. Danced and specialized in choreography at P.A.R.T.S – Performing Arts Research and Training (Studio) in Brussels, studio of the Belgian company ROSAS. Graduate of Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, in the department of Visual Communication Studies. Holds a B.Des in Design. Graduate of Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts and honoured as Outstanding Dancer by the IDF. Worked independently for the past seven teen years as a choreographer and performer in different festivals, in various formats, such as: Lublin Dance theater Festival (Poland), DANSE Cam Danse (Belguim), Napolidanza (Italy), Curtain Up (Israel), Danca em Foco, (Brazil), Quinzena de Dança de Almada (Italy), Junction Arts Festival, Canada, Balkanima (Serbia), Epos Festival, Tel Aviv Museum (Israel), Pool 12, Intenationale Tanzfilm palttform, (Gernamy),
,International Exposure Israel and more. Her works have been characterized by their integration of dance with a variety of different art disciplines. Lecturer in Contemporary Dance within the Inter-departmental unit at Bezalel Academy. Lecturer at the Cinema South Festival Isreal, along with Osi Wald, as part of a workshop combining dance and animation. Worked in collaboration with the artists: Anat Shamgar, Baruch Brener, Osi Wald, Michal Meier, Dana Levy, Yonatan Allbalak and Deganit Shemi.

Her Videodance film, "Day", created together with Osi Wald, has been presented at numerous festivals around the world. A video Artist of a video installation, choreographed by Deganit Shemi called: “Arena”.

Artistic Endeavors

 

2016 “Crows” a video dance created by Efrat Rubin. Dancers: Omer Uziel, Adi Weinberg, Noa Shioh, Shani Tamari. Premiere: Tel-Aviv Cinematheque.

 

2015 – 2016: “Snake Toy” presented in Warehouse 2 Theater Tel Aviv Israel, as part as “Creator – Curator” Project, supported by “Keren Bistritzki”.

Dancers and co-creators: Daniel Pakes, Avshalom Latucha, Einat Ganz.

 

2015 “In Between” Artistic director and creator of three days festival of Dance, Video and Animation presented in Warehouse 2 Theater Tel Aviv Israel, as part as “Creator – Curator” Project, supported by “Keren Bistritzki”.

2014 “Bed to Rest” presented in Machsan 2 Theater Tel Aviv Israel.  Dancer and co-creator: Efrat Levy/ Efrat Rubin.

 

2013 “Karov” (Relative) presented in Suzan Dallal Theater as part of “Curtain Up” Festival Israel. Dancer and co-creator: Shani Tamari, Adi Weinberg, Omer Uziel and Rosalind Noctor.

 

2012 “Year of The Hare” presented in Klipa Theater as part of “Klipa Aduma” Festival Israel.

Cooperation with the Animator Osi Wald. Dancer and co-creator: Ofir Yudilevitch, Yuval Goldshtein , Osi Wald and  Efrat Levy Rubin/ Efrat.

 

 

2011 “Between Walls” presented in Temona Theater as part of “Itimadance” Festival Israel.

Cooperation with the Animator Osi Wald. Dancer and co-creator: Ofir Yudilevitch

 

 

2010 “Fold” choreography and dance presented in Temona Theater Tel Aviv, Israel. Cooperation

with the Animator Osi Wald and the musicians: Jonathan Albalak & Omri Rachum-Twaig. Dancers: Noam Iron and Efrat Rubin

 

 

2010 “Day” choreography and dance presented as part of the Machol shalem festival and at Temona Theater. Cooperation with the Animator Osi

Wald

 

2009 Video Dance: “Day” choreography, dance, directing and design. Cooperation with the

Animator Osi Wald, screened in:

Presented in (Partial list):
Nisuy Kelim, Tel Aviv, Israel (2009)
DANSE Cam Danse - Ghant, Belguim (2009)
Napolidanza, Mapoli, Italy (2010)
Under the mountain festival, Jerusalem, Israel (2010)
Danca em Foco, Brazil (2010)
Quinzena de Dança de Almada, Italy (2010)
Junction Arts Festival, Canada (2010)
Taluy Ba'Makom Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel (2010)
Balkanima, Serbia (2010)
Empty House, Jerusalem, Israel (2011)
Epos Festival, Tel Aviv Museum, Israel (2012)
Pool 12, Intenationale Tanzfilm palttform, Berlin, Gernamy (2012)

 

 

2008 “Parts” created and performed with Anat Shamgar & Benjamin Yungdorf . Presented as part of the Machol Lohet festival at the Temona Theater and The Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre

 

2007 “Oddesy of the Birds” chorography and dance for a play directed by Baruch Brenner & Sami Samir at the Temona Theater

 

2006 “I Saw Myself Entering” – joint creation with Anat Shamgar (dancer & chorographer) presented at the Duet festival at The Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre

 

2005-06 “Play” produced by "Hazira Ha BenTcumi" (The inter-discipline center) and presented at the Han Theatre in Jerusalem and The Temuna Theatre. Chorographer and Dancer in a dance that integrates video , presentation and movement – a melding of dancers and artists in other fields – Menachem Roth, Assaf Setti, Tamar Nevo, Leah Wrobell  and Elad Schnabel. 
 

2005 “Independent “ chorography and dance presented in the "Kol Ha Mila " festival at the Han Theatre – a creation including a video presentation and a duet with dancer  Michal Harda.
 

2004 “Pastry” chorography and dance presented at the Alternative Dance Festival at The Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre and at the Zirah Ha BenTchumi – a dance for 3 dancers and video presentation.
 

2003 “A Doll From A Dfferent Sort” chorography and dance presented at the "Gvanim" festival at The Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre and at the Machol Lohet & Machol Shalem festivals at the Gerard Behar Center in Jerusalem.
 

 

2002 " Search Engine” created jointly with the video artist Dana Levy – presented as part of the Zira Ben Tchumi and The Jaffa Song Festival.

 

2002 Production chorographer for the Hanoch Levine play: " The Wonderful Woman Within Us” produced by Moshe Perlstiedn at the Tel Aviv University.
 

2001 “A Pipe Vibrating Inside Eye Liquid” – chorography and dance for 3 dancers presented at Sum Sum Performance (Rosas) in Brussels

 

 

Education

 

2002 – 2006  B.A. Visual Communications - Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design – Jerusalem

                                                                            

1999 - 2002   Chorography studies at at PARTS (Performing Arts Research & Training Studio) in  Brussels

 

1996 - 1998   Service in IDF as Outstanding Dancer

 

1991 – 1995  Thelma Yalin High School for the Performing Arts – majoring in Dance

 

Awards

 

2014 Ministry of Culture Award as a choreographer in 2014

 

2012 Centre for experimental theatre award for her work: “Year of The Hare”

2010 - present

2010 - present