- ABOUT US
TALIA ALTIT a native Angelino, Talia joined Keshet Chaim Dance Ensemble in 2009. Talia started her career competing on a high school dance team then continued her passion for dance as an assistant dance coach. Alongside dancing with the Keshet Chaim Dance Ensemble, Talia is also pursuing a Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy.
TALI AIRES recently graduated from UCLA in June 2015, with a Major in Dance and Minor in Visual and Performing Arts Education (VAPAE). She has trained in Hip-Hop, House, Modern, Ballet, Jazz, Salsa, and West-African. Post graduation, Tali has now danced in multiple music videos, films, and commercials! She is enjoying taking every opportunity she can in the commercial and company dance world. You can catch her dancing in Sam Tsui's "Make It Up", Anjali Ray's "Indigo Boy", and is a featured dancer in the upcoming feature film, "Scumbag." She is also featured in an upcoming Naked Juice commercial and Gerber Baby promo! Tali is working as a Professional Dancer for three companies including: Keshet Chaim, Karmagraphy Dance Company and Leanne Iacovetta Dance Company. Outside of performing, Tali teaches Jazz & Hip-Hop at Fifth Row Performing Arts in Manhattan Beach, and co-founded the dance program at University High School in Brentwood through the VAPAE program at UCLA!
ANGELA BERGAMO is a recent honors graduate from Loyola Marymount University where she double majored in Dance and Communications. Angela began dancing competitively at a young age and is trained in a variety of styles including ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, modern, contemporary, musical theater, and break dancing. Angela cherishes a variety of dancing and acting experiences and has performed professionally in films, at Disneyland, and on television for TeenNick. In 2011, she performed at the MLB All Star Gala with CeeLo Green and Jordin Sparks. She has also enjoyed performing in the university setting, at festivals, on cruise ships, and in Neil Patrick Harris and Jon Braver's play, Delusion: The Blood Rite. She is a member of Mosaic Dance Company through Mosaic Church in Hollywood and enjoys choreographing and collaborating with peers. Angela is grateful to be a part of Keshet Chaim and greatly enjoys being a part of the Keshet Family.
LIZ CLARK began training and performing with North Harris Performing arts at the age of 14 and in 2006 she graduated from The High School for Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, TX. She then moved to London to train at the London Studio Center. After her study abroad she landed in Los Angeles, Ca where she trained and performed at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy. After she graduated with an AA in Musical Theater she began dancing with Los Angeles Choreographers and Dancers. She has danced with Zerogravity, National Tours with Luma Dance Theater, Keshet Chaim dance ensemble and Vans Warped Tour 2014/15 with ShiraGirl. Signed with Eighteentwentysix Agency Her skills include Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Acrobatics, Aerial Silks and Cirus Pole Arts.
KATRINA CLARK Bio coming soon
HAI COHEN born in Israel in 1984, started dancing at the Bat-Dor dance school in Ber-Sheva, Israel. He trained in classical ballet, advanced level R.A.D method, Martha Graham modern technique, contemporary, jazz and flamenco. He danced in the Kamea Dance Company and the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, travelling with both companies world-wide. In Los Angeles he has worked with Body Traffic, LA and is now proud to be a part of Keshet Chaim.
RUSSELL CORPIS began his training in San Diego at a local studio, where he was introduced to some amazing people who brought Unity Dance Ensemble, director Tessandra Chavez, into his life. Dancing on the apprentice company, Unity 2, during high school. After high school, Russell began dancing with Unity Dance Ensemble's main company in San Diego and began his teaching career and was a company member for nine consecutive years. Russell attended Hawaii Pacific University where he was on a full dance scholarship. In 2008, Russell was part of the dance team at HPU where they received their third national championship at the the NDA collegiate national championship. Russell trained with the California Ballet Company and taught at San Diego Dance Centre and studios in NorthCounty. Russell has performed with Odyssey Dance Theatre for their 2011-2012 season of shows. His most notable rolls are of Paris in "Romeo and Juliet" and the peasant pas de deux in Giselle. Other shows performed with ODT include Thriller and repertoire including new choreography by Many Moore. Russell has recently filmed "Step Up Revolution II", a dance fitness DVD. Russell is signed with The Movement Talent Agency in Los Angeles, Ca. His natural competitive nature helps him to grow and strive to be a better dancer and teacher everyday.
JANELLE CRUZ comes to Keshet Chaim from Guam. In addition to Israeli folk dancing, she enjoys many genres of dance such as Bollywood, hip hop and jazz funk. She has performed in music videos for artists such asKelly Rowland and Simple Plan and worked at Disney's California Adventure.
KAYCEE DECLUE Bio coming soon
MICAELA DE PAULI was born and raised Gallup, New Mexico. Growing up, she trained in several genres of dance and drama. After completing high school she attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Los Angeles. At 21, she's signed with Go 2 Talent Agency. and working as a commercial and company (live performance) dancer. Micaela is currently dancing with LA Companies: Keshet Chaim Ensemble, The Union Project, Brockes Red, and Karmagraphy.
AARON CZUPRENSKI Bio coming soon
ROBERT GOMEZ Bio coming soon
AARON GORDON is a freelance choreographer, dancer, and Artistic Director of Electriq Dance. Aaron was declared National Performing Artist of 2012 through "RAW: Natural Born Artist" for his work with Electriq, beating out 3,000 candidates throughout the United States. He accepted the award at Grauman's Chinese Theatre, where Electriq performed as well. Other choreographic works include International Fashion Tour, a UNIQLO retail video, and NERA at the House of Blues. As a dancer, Aaron has worked for Tabitha and Napoleon D'Umo, Galen Hooks, Kobi Rozenfeld, Jamel Gaines, and Cameron Lee. Most recently, he appeared in "Higher Education," a new musical created by the producers of the Tony-award winning musical, "Memphis." Latest TV credits include the HUB Network's 1st Annual Halloween Bash. Currently Aaron is represented by Go 2 Talent Agency in Los Angeles.
EMMY FREVELE is a professional dancer and actress located in Los Angeles, signed with Lisa Coppola-Lindholm at Go 2 Talent Agency. Emmy has been a dancer on the hit ABC series “Bunheads,” starring Sutton Foster (Choreographed by Marguerite Derricks). She can be seen in a multitude of music videos, including Olly Murs “Heart Skips a Beat” (Directed by Daniel “Cloud” Campos), IM5 ft. Bella Thorne “Can’t Stay Away” (Choreographed by Napoleon and Tabitha Dumo), Jadagrace ft. LMFAO “Run Dat Back” (Choreographed by Apollo Sa’Deek), and many more. She was also a featured dancer in commercials for Best Buy (Choreographed by MaDonna Grimes) and American Apparel (Choreographed by Shannon Janet Smith). Emmy is a passionate and hardworking artist. She is happily working and training daily with the top professional choreographers and dancers in the business and cannot wait to see what her future holds. For more info, visit: EmmyFrevele.com.
LIOR HAYKEEN was born in Haifa, Israel. She began her training in classical ballet at the age of four. Ever since then, she was also trained in jazz, lyrical ballet, and modern dance. Throughout her school years, she has performed and competed throughout the country. She has a passion for Israeli dancing and recently began teaching Israeli dancing for kids.
MAOR LEVY Bio coming soon
SHAI MIZRAHI Bio coming soon
GABRIELLA NEJMAN was born in Helsinki, Finland and at the age of a year and a half moved to Israel. She also lived in South Africa, New Zealand and at the age of 17 she moved to Australia. Gabriella is a classically trained dancer (Classical Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop and Tap). She graduated with a Performing Arts degree and Diligence Award from the prestigious Dance World Studios in Melbourne. She is a qualified Jazz teacher (The American Jazz Dance Affiliation) and is Associate of the Royal Academy of Dance. Some of her credits include; Touring with iFestigal (104 shows - the largest production in Israel), Cheerleader for the New Zealand rugby league 'Warriors', James Bond Musical, New Zealand Westfield Christmas shows, Hip Hop DVD and EOTM Awards. Gabriella moved to Los Angeles a year ago to pursue an acting career, and is currently studying at the renowned Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in West Hollywood. She joined Keshet Chaim dance company this year and is very proud to be apart of it.
RAFAEL QUINTAS is a dancer and choreographer originally from Brazil. He moved to the US in 2008 to study Dance and Mass Communication at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO. Rafael graduated in December 2012 and moved to Los Angeles in January 2013 and since he has signed with The "S" Agency and has joined Flirt Dancers for the 2014 season. Rafael joined Keshet in the summer of 2013 and it's very happy to be a part of the company and looks forward to keep performing with them in the future.
AMIR RAPPAPORT Bio coming soon
D. VALENTINE is a choreographer/dancer having been with Keshet Chaim since 2008. He has worked with Britney Spears, Gloria Trevi, Ivy Queen, Telemundo, Univision, Fox, NBC, MTV, MTV3res and many recording artists nationwide and overseas. He hopes to bring about positive influence through dance and choreography and music to the younger generation.
|YOSSI AFRIAT||SHIRA ALON||RONIT AMAYA||
|EYTAN AVISAR||MIKE BARTMESS||SARAH BENNETT||GENIE BENSON|
|EDEN BENNUN||GALIT BERNSTEIN||LEAH BLEIWEIS||CHRISTY BOLINGBROKE|
|RENATA BOWMEISTER||TONY BRACAMONTE||MEITAL BRACHA||
|NOAH DACH||REBECCA DIAMOND||HADAS DVIR|
|GABY ELBAZ||LUCY ERDMAN||
|CARLY FOX||GARY FOX||BRIAN FRETTE|
|JOSH GARCIA||IDAN GIL||
|TAMARA GOLDSTEIN||NATHANIAL GOSSELIN||JUDY GREENFELD||GAL HAAS|
|KARLY HATFIELD||CAREN HELLER||ORIT HIPSH-GUR|
|GIA JACKSON||JERMAINE JOHNSON||
|TRENT KEEL||LINDSAY KARR||LALI KATZ||
|IRMA KLEBENOV||TISH LAEMMLE||
|AMY LENOBLE||ORLY LEVY||
|ODED MANSURA||TSION MARCIANO||ASAF MEDINA|
|OWEN MELDY||AILEEN MORAN||
|JENNIFER NOTOWITZ||ISAAC OLIVERA||HUDSON OLIVERIA||NIR ORON|
|LYNN OVERTREE||MONICA PACK||ALYSE PALOMBARO||ROBIN PALMAN|
|KARISSA PETERSON||DONIMIC PIERSON||RACHEL ROBBINS||SUMMER ROBINS|
|MAYA ROGEL||KOBI ROZENFELD||JULIUS RUBIO|
|MATT RUSTOWITZ||DORIT SABERI||
|ITZIK SAYAG||ALISHA SELA||JASMINE SCHLEY||SILVIA SCHOFFMAN|
|YISHAI SCHOFFMAN||AYELET SELINGER||DMITRY SHAPLYKA||MOTI SHEMESH|
|SAMMY SILBERSTEIN||REBECCA SILVER-FISHER||ANDY SMITH||
|SCOT TUPPER||DANA VULTAGGIO|
|TARYN WAYNE||RANDY WEINSTEIN||NURIT WEISS GRUNFELD||JONES WELSH|
|ARMEN YELOYAN||KARINA YELOYAN||SONA YELOYAN||URI ZOMBERG|
TALIA ALTIT a native Angelino, Talia joined Keshet Chaim Dance Ensemble in 2009. Talia started her career competing on a high school dance team th