Lea Yanai

Ballet, Varied Repertoire

A graduate of Bat Dor Dance Center in Be’er Sheva, Lea was a soloist in the Isareli Ballet as well as a lead soloist for The Göteborg Ballet and has worked with some of the best choreographers in the world.

Was a Rehearsal Director at Sydney Dance Company’s Junior Company in Sydney, Australia and serves as the International Manager of LEV Dance Company under the Artistic Direction of Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar.

Initiated and produced a fundraising event for Lior Lev in collaboration with Talia Paz and Batsheva Dance Company.

Served as the Rehearsal Director and Choreographer of Israel and Australia’s ‘Born To Dance’.  Worked with Kylie Minogue among other Australian celebrities.

She’s a guest teacher in all of Israel’s leading dance institutions and today, is a ballet teacher in Tel Aviv’s Ironi Alef High School, Hamaslool, and Kamea Dance Company.

Regulary sets repertoire on companies worldwide, leads workshops of contact improvisation, floor work, and has developed a technique through the ‘Ballet Workout’ method.

A judge in the Maya Arbatova Classical Dance Competition where she’s an active member of the organization.  Is a judge in the Outstanding Dancer competition.  A teacher of movement at the Yoram Levinstein Acting Studio.

Serves as an external consultant for the Department of Dance in Israel’s Ministry of Culture.

An entrepreneur, fundraiser, and Foreign Relations Manager in Israeli Dance.