Daniella Schapira


A classical ballet teacher and history of dance. Since 2015 she’s taught Classical Ballet Methodology at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and classical ballet to students and teachers in various frameworks.

From 1997 and until her retirement in 2014, she was the Director of Bat-Dor Be’er Sheva, the Larry and Lillian Goodman Municipal Dance Center, where she served as the senior teacher of Classical Ballet.  Together with Choreographer Tamir Ginz, she founded the Kamea Dance Company 2002, where she served as the Co-Artistic Director.

Graduates of the school who studied under her tutelage, dance in the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, Batsheva Dance Company, The Israeli Ballet, Kamea Dance Company, the Royal Ballet and other companies in Israel and abroad.