Born and raised in Israel, Zvi Gotheiner began his artistic career as a gifted violinist He began dancing at 17, and soon after formed his first performance group. He first came to New York in 1978 and went on to dance with the Joyce Trisler Dance Company, Feld Ballets/NY, and the Bat-Sheva Dance Company. He founded ZviDance in 1989.

 

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