Farah Saleh

Choreographer & Dancer

About:

Farah Saleh is a Palestinian dancer and choreographer active in Palestine, Europe and the US. She took part in local and international projects with Sareyyet Ramallah Dance Company (Palestine), the Royal Flemish Theatre and Les Ballets C de la B (Belgium), Mancopy Dance Company (Denmark/Lebanon), Siljehom/Christophersen (Norway) and Candoco Dance Company (UK). Saleh has also been teaching dance, coordinating and curating artistic projects since 2010 with the Palestinian Circus School, Sareyyet Ramallah and the Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival. In 2016 she coAfounded Sareyyet Ramallah Dance Summer School, which runs now on a yearly basis. In 2014 she won the third prize of the Young Artist of the Year Award (YAYA) organized by A.M. Qattan Foundation in Palestine for her installation A Fidayee Son in Moscow and in 2016 she won the dance prize of Palest’In and Out Festival in Paris for the duet La Même. She is currently an Associate Artist at Dance Base in Edinburgh, UK.

Media & Awards:

2014
Third prize for her installation "A Fidayee Son in Moscowo", at the Young Artist of the Year Award (YAYA) organized by A.M. Qattan Foundation in Palestine.
2016
Prize of Palest’In and Out Festival in Paris for the duet La Même. She is currently an Associate Artist at Dance Base in Edinburgh, UK.

Contact:

aafdistribution@orientproductions.org