Gat Goodovitch (IS/AT)- Concept & Regie & Choreography & Dance
Gat is a creator, dancer, and Yoga teacher based in Vienna. Born in Pennsylvania (US) in 1989, grew up in Tel Aviv, Israel. Graduate from Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance (SEAD). Gat has worked Simone Forti, Josef Frucek, Birgit Mühlmann-Wieser, Wili Dorner, Barbi Ruder, Shi Pratt, Anna Holter. Since 2017 Gat is working as a performer for young audience collaborating with DschungelWien and Vrum collective. In 2017 Gat established Lazuz, a platform focuses on dance & young audience and started to create her own dance productions and dance collaborations as: Hüpfen, Claz Play, Anne frank and So nah wie nicht zuvor (premiere 7.1.23). Her pieces performed in: Klakkota Festival (IN), The train theater (IL), Plezverkeher (AT), DschungelWien (AT), Tralellea (IT) and more. Gat is a scholar of the Atlas program of ImpulsTanz 2022 & StratStipendium 2022. She enjoys the life of motherhood and creation.
Daphna Horenczyk (IS/AT)- Choreography & outside eye
Daphna is a dance and performance artist based in Vienna. After graduating from the professional dance training program in Kibbutz Ga’aton, Israel, she moved to Salzburg to study in SEAD both in
the performance and choreography programs. During her studies, she created 3 pieces which toured in Germany and Israel. Since 2012 Daphna has been choreographing independently for stage and film. Her work was presented in various venues and festivals in Israel and Europe, such as MASH, Intimadance and Suzanne Dellal Center (IL), No Ballet, PAD Mainz and Schwere Reiter (DE), MAAT (PL), the National Theater of the Faroe Islands (FO) and more. In addition, she is performing in pieces from choreographers such as Ceren Oran (TR/DE), Amanda Piña- Nadaproductions (CN/MX/AT), Andrea Bozic (HG/NL), Anne Juren (FR/AT), Ariel Cohen (IL) as well as many other collaborations. Daphna is the recipient of Startstipendium from the Austrian Federal Chancellery (2019). Since June 2020 Daphna is also a mother.