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Adi Hanan

Adi Hanan was born in Israel and received her education at Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts and Maslool in Tel Aviv, among others. She completed her Bachelor’s degree at Tel Aviv University in the Marc Rich Honors Program in the Humanity and the Arts. From 2007 to 2010, she was a member of the Israeli Ballet and continued to work closely with the Israeli Opera after her permanent engagement. From 2012 to 2016, she danced at the Jerusalem Ballet among others in the productions »Otello« by Marina Kessler and »Coppélia« by Idan Cohen. As a freelance dancer, she performed at the 2016 Salzburg Festival in »Faust« and in Cyprus in 2017 in the opening ceremony of the European Capital of Culture Paphos. With the beginning of the 2017/18 season Adi Hanan joined the BallettCompagnie Oldenburg under the direction of Antoine Jully, where she performed in the director’s works and in choreographies by Félix Blaska, Jacopo Godani, Martha Graham, Raphael Hillebrand, Alwin Nikolais and Martin Schläpfer. Since the 2020/21 she has been a member of the Corps de ballet of the Vienna State Ballet.