Sharon Eyal
Sharon Eyal © Davit Giorgadze

Sharon Eyal danced with the Batsheva Dance Company between 1990 and 2008. Ms Eyal served as Associate Artistic Director for Batsheva from 2003 to 2004, and as a House Choreographer for the company from 2005 to 2012. In 2005, she partnered with Gai Behar who collaborated on Ms Eyal’s creations ever since. In 2013, she and Mr Behar launched their dance company L-E-V. Its repertoire is co-produced with some of the leading dance venues around the globe.
Alongside their work with L-E-V, Ms Eyal and Mr Behar create commissioned pieces for external companies, including the Nederlands Dans Theater, The Paris Opera, The Göteborgs Operans Danskompani and more. Their creations received several prestigious awards such as the German Theater Prize DER FAUST (2018) and the prestigious FEDORA VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Prize for Ballet (2017).
Ms Eyal and Mr Behar frequently collaborate with major names outside of the traditional dance world. They worked on various fashion shows with Christian Dior Couture and Maria Grazia Chiuri, developed projects with the music label Young, and participated on the album I Am Easy To Find by The National and Mike Milles with Ms Eyal dancing in the music videos for the songs Hairpin Turns and Hey Rosey, as well as performing live for the opening concert of their international tour at the L’Olympia in Paris. In 2023, Sharon Eyal was nominated as a Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters of the French Republic.