Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor are stage artists that have been creating together since 2004. In their work they combine contemporary dance with performance-art and physical theatre. Their works have been presented in numerous festivals and venues, such as “Montpellier Danse” (France), “Tanz Im August” and “Mousonturm” (Germany), “Julidans” and "Noorderzon" (Netherlands), “Cena Contemporanea” (Brazil), “Gabriela Mistral Center” (Chille) – and many others.
Niv Sheinfeld (1972) has built his reputation as one of the leading choreographers in the Israeli dance scene. His resume includes 5 years as a dancer with the Liat Dror & Nir Ben-Gal Dance Company, and 13 years as an independent choreographer.
Sheinfeld had been creating works for the Kibbutz Dance Company, Bat Sheva Ensemble and others, and received 2 major awards for his work: the choreography award from the Israeli Minister of Arts in 2007, and the prestigious "Rosenblum award" for performing arts in 2009.
Sheinfeld also teaches dance and creation in the School of Visual Theater in Jerusalem, Suzanne Dellal center in Tel Aviv and others .
Oren Laor (1971) had studied acting and drama at the Tel Aviv University between 1993-1997. During this time he worked with highly praised theatre directors such as Yvgeny Arye, Edna Shavit, Nola Chilton and Yossi Israeli.