Creative Lab in Israel

Wednesday, March 14-17, 2018

Immerse yourself in the world of theatrical dance to perform in the show, Red Ocean Blue Ocean. Receive 4 days of personal coaching from 2 world-class instructors, Kaeshi Chai and Yael Becker and perform in Tel Aviv. (Travel and accommodation are extra.)

March 14th Wednesday 10am-6pm: Day 1
March 15th Thursday 10am-6pm: Day 2
March 16th Friday 10am-4pm: Day 3
March 17th Saturday 10am-9pm: Day 4
March 17th Saturday 9pm-10pm: Show for the public

Arato – 10 Hanagar st. Holon, Israel (Google Maps)


  • An unparalleled learning and performing experience. No matter what your experience level, there is a role for you and you will be challenged
  • Learn and be coached by 2 world-class dancers with collectively over 40 years dance experience
  • Build your network of local and international dancers
  • Improve your ability to work with others by learning to lead and follow
  • Develop your acting and theatrical skills
  • Increase your ideas for how to incorporate storytelling and characters into your choreographies
  • Be inspired to be more creative
  • Learn an innovative problem solving process that can be applied to other aspects of your life
  • Learn how to build a theatrical dance production in a short time

4 Day Creative Lab: $425 adv, $475 (1450 adv, 1650 nis) Early bird expires Feb 14th.
Show: $14.50 (50 nis)
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(For people in Israel, please contact Yael Becker for alternative ways to pay.)

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The goal of a creative lab is to create a complete theatrical dance show in less than a week. Tools used include the “Sprint” prototyping process to collaboratively conceptualize, prioritize and structure the show. Solo creative development and collaborative teamwork through structured improvisation and choreography will be utilized.

Red Ocean Blue Ocean is a theatrical dance show about our relationship with and impact on the ocean. We hope to raise consciousness and inspire individual and collective action to slow climate change. This show has been performed in Connecticut, USA on Nov 26th 2017 and is also scheduled to be performed in Bali, Indonesia on August 13th, 2018.

Kaeshi Chai is a world-fusion bellydancer who co-founded Bellyqueen and PURE (Public Urban Ritual Experiment), an international community of artists who create positive change through dance and music. Kaeshi has performed and taught internationally, and is an alumni member of the Bellydance Superstars and Jillina’s Bellydance Evolution. She curates the weekly Djam Under Jebon event showcasing dancers and musicians, and teaches at the Bellyqueen School of Dance and Steps on Broadway. Her mission is to develop bellydance as a stage art and explore it’s powerful, healing properties.

Yael Becker is a dancer, choreographer, actor and belly dance teacher with a BA from the Tel-Aviv University in Psychology and Multi-Disciplinary Art. She studied performance and visual arts all her life and have been immersed in belly dance over the past 20 years. Yael has participated, produced and created dozens of shows on prestigious stages and teaches and performs locally and internationally. Yael is an innovative choreographer and performer and is committed to creating fresh, original pieces that take traditonal belly dance out of the box to reinvent it’s framework fusing in techniques from dance and theater.
Yael is a part of the stand up comedy dance group “Push Up” that performs regularly around Israel. She also founded “Salon Habibti” in 2012, a project that allows artistic belly dance projects to have a stage.

US: or call +1 917 515-0168
Israel: or call +972 -(0) 52-4538835