SHARON FRIDMAN

Choreographer and Director
Artist in residence at the Francisco Rabal Theatre, Pinto Town Hall

Pardess Hana, Israel, 1980

He discovers dance at the age of 7 when he joins a local Israeli folklore company.

Years later he joins the professional company Ido Tadmor Company and is later accepted into the prestigious Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company and Vertigo Dance Company of Jerusalem.

At the age of 26 he stops in Europe and decides to settle in Madrid where he starts his own projects as artistic director and choreographer founding the Sharon Fridman Company.

Throughout his career, he and his company have won various awards and prizes including the Max Award for Best Dance Show 2015 for Free Fall (Sharon Fridman Company) and the Max Award for Best Choreography 2019 for Erritu (Kukai Dantza Company).

Great national and international groups such as the National Ballet of Paraguay, Vertigo Dance Company, Compagnie Jus de la Vie of Stockholm, Collettivo Cinetico of Italy, Bora Art Project Company of Seoul, Theater Bielefeld, LaMov Dance Company, Kukai Dantza and the National Dance Company, have in their repertoire creations of Sharon Fridman.

In October 2018 Sharon Fridman becomes artist in residence at the Francisco Rabal Theatre – Town Hall of Pinto.

He is currently working on the development of his own technique within the field of contact improvisation: ‘Contact to Creation‘.

COLLABORATORS

Ofer Smilansky

Visual artist and musician

Danski (Idan Shimoni)

Composer and singer-songwriter

Luis Miguel Cobo

Composer

Antonio Ramírez-Stabivo

Dramaturge

Inbal Ben Zaken (MIZO)

Costume Designer

oficina 4play (Ángel Azagra, Javier Guzmán)

Scenographers

Juan
Juan Bueno

Designer