Gilad Jerusalmy Is an independent dancer and creator for stage and media. He studied at “SEAD – Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance,” Austria ; “Maslool – Professional Dance Program” Tel Aviv-Jaffa and “Hakvutza” (“The Group”) – School for Movement and Dance for Adults, Tel Aviv-Jaffa.
Nowadays Gilad works as a dancer at Emanuel Gat Dance company (France), while working with different choreographers in Israel and abroad including: Arkadi Zaides, Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor, Dana Ruttenberg, Rachel Erdos, Olivia Court Mesa, Sebastian Zuber and others.
His works for stage – “EARTH (female)” – a duet for two male conquerors, “Separation Pangs” – A duet for a Child and his Mother, “Pil-Pilon” – A solo for a grown man and his doll, “PENETRATION” – A dance film for a man and his viewers – all premiered in Israel between the years 2017-2020. His latest work “Kittens&Puppies” premiered in Tel Aviv on December 2021.
Gilad teaches contemporary floor work for different companies and academies in Israel ; Guiding movement workshops for non-professional movers ; Creates his own works for young companies and dance training programs ; Gives movement classes for infants and their parents ; In the past have coordinated movement classes for LGBTQ youth and young adults in risk.