Dafi Altabeb

Dafi Altabeb

Residency Dates:
Fall 2019

Dafi Altabeb is an award-winning choreographer, dancer, and musician who founded and directs The Dafi Dance Group. She is a recipient of the 2012, 2013, and 2016 Excellence Award for Young Choreographers from the Israeli Ministry of Culture; the 2014 Rosenblum Award for Excellence from the Municipality of Tel Aviv; and the Israeli Ministry of Culture Excellence Award for ensemble performance for her piece It’s Now. It’s Never. Altabeb received her BEd and teaching certificate from the Kibbutz College of Education. Emory University, Dance and Movement Studies Program, Fall 2019.

See Dafi's work at: https://www.dafidancegroup.com/

Fight or Flight Trailer - Dafi Dance Group - Commissioned by: American Dance Festival

Israel Institute Grants

  • Grant Award Year
    (in Academic Years)
  • Israel Institute Program
  • Institutional Affiliation during Grant Term
  1. 2019-2020
    Visiting Artist Program
    Emory University