Dance Jerusalem

Program Description

DanceJerusalem, initiated jointly by the Rothberg International School (RIS) of the Hebrew University and the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance (JAMD), combines artistic training in dance technique and creativity with academic exposure to Israel’s challenging social, historical and cultural environment. 
DanceJerusalem offers university-level artistic and technical training in the disciplines of Classical Ballet, Contemporary Dance (including Ohad Naharin’s GaGa), Choreography, Repertoire and Improvisation. Within the framework of a comprehensive survey course, “Dance in Israel,” you will create, rehearse and perform works with outstanding Israeli composers and choreographers. You will also be able to choose from a wide range of academic courses in Jewish, Israel and Middle Eastern Studies, as well as Hebrew Language.



All eligible Masa Israel participants can receive financial assistance toward the cost of their program.
These grants and scholarships can significantly reduce the cost of participating in a Masa Israel program. Prices listed here represent the full, unsubsidized program cost.