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Choreography

Since Barry Avidan began his dance career, he has left his signature and influence as a choreographer on many of Israel’s dance troupes. Barry Avidan has created, and is responsible for a great number of productions and performances of great importance such as:

  • Choreography for a movie of the Cinema Paradise company in 1994.
  • Artistic direction and choreography at the opening ceremony of the 15th Maccabia in 1997.
  • Artistic direction and choreography at the opening ceremony of Karmiel Dance festival in 2000.
  • Artistic direction and choreography for a live television broadcast at the World Millennium Celebrations that was transmitted from Israel to all TV networks in the world in 2000.
  • Creating a special show and performances at the Millennium celebrations in Epcot Center in Orlando FL in 2000.

In addition, Barry Avidan created Staging and choreography for several musicals that were major productions in Israel. His experience and talent are also used as instructive lectures in the area of Ethnic Dance at the Rubin Dance and Music Academy in Jerusalem.

Barry Avidan is also the creative force, designing the costumes and artifacts for the troupes he serves as artistic director for, and for many troupes and performances in Israel and abroad. In the 25 years of the Karmiel Festival in Israel, Barry Avidan has won 23 prizes. In addition, he has won prizes in International festivals in France, China and Sicely.

Artistic Direction

  • Choreography at the national Isreal Independence Day ceremony, Mount Herzl - 2011
  • Artistic direction and choreography at the opening ceremony of Karmiel Dance festival in 2000.
  • Artistic direction and choreography for a live television broadcast at the World Millennium Celebrations that was transmitted from Israel to all TV networks in the world in 2000.
  • Artistic direction and choreography at the opening ceremony of the 15th Maccabia in 1997.