with Almog Loven and Tom Weksler
Almog graduated from The Maslool professional dance program in Tel Aviv in 2009. He then won the prestigious danceWEB scholarship, for Vienna’s Impulstanz festival.
As a professional dancer, Almog has danced with award-winning dance companies such as Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company (Israel), La Veronal (Spain) and others. His practice is influenced by his study of the Axis Syllabus method, the Release technique and the principles offered by Moshe Feldenkrais. Almog is also a certified practitioner in the Ilan Lev Method, promoting an extension of skeletal mobility beyond the familiar range.
He holds a degree in Psychology, Literature and Cognitive Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he focused on the study of chronic pain and psychological flexibility.
Almog is currently a guest teacher at ArtEZ dance academy, alongside giving Weightlessness seminars around the world.
Tom has been practicing Martial Arts and different forms of acrobatic disciplines from a young age. Tom graduated in 2009 from The Workshop For Dancers and Choreographers in Haifa. Since 2010, Tom has been dancing with Inbal Pinto and Avshallom Pollak Dance Company and performed with the company’s productions in many theatres and festivals around the world.
Tom is currently performing around the world the performance “Collective Loss Of Memory” – choreographed by Rootlessroot (Jozef Fruček and Linda Kapetanea) and produced by Dot504. Since 2017 Tom has been working with the Barcelona Based Choreographers Guy Nader and Maria Campose and co-creating with them the “Set of Sets” which will premiere in April 2018 in Mercat De La Flor. In 2014 Tom Created the Duets “SARU” and “Heder” in collaboration with Tokyo-based dancer and choreographer Mayumu Minakawa. Both currently touring around the world.
Tom’s movement workshops have taken place in dance and circus schools, dojos, dance festivals and professional companies in Tel Aviv, Amsterdam, Athens, London, Copenhagen, Berlin, Bratislava, Milan, Rome, Antwerp, Brussels, Prague, Boston, Toronto, San Francisco, New York, Guadalajara, Kyoto, Tokyo, Hiroshima, Hong Kong and more.
Friday 20th of October : 17.00 – 20.30h
Saturday 21st of October : 10.00 – 13.30h and 14.30 – 17.00h
Sunday 22nd of October : 10.00 – 13.30h and 14.30 – 17.00h
This seminar costs € 250,- (incl. BTW).
The seminar takes place at Sportcentrum de Club, Industrieweg 10, Assendelft – NL. This is a 10 minutes drive from Amsterdam. There are several hostels in the area. If you need any advise on these, please contact us.
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