Bernd Burgmaier- Company Teacher

Bernd Burgmaier was born in Germany and got his training from age 11 at The John Cranco Ballet school. After his graduation he studied contemporary dance in Munich and then travelled to the USA to study and dance for Merce Cunningham.

From 2000 – 2010 Bernd was the principal dancer of “Ballet Trockadero de Monte Carlo” where he danced all the leading female solos in the classical repertoire on pointe in hundreds of performances all around the world.

Bernd retired from the stage and taught for five years in Princeton University and was then the Ballet Master in Graz Opera Ballet before joining Kamea Dance Company as company teacher in September 2016.

Bernd is the main ballet teacher in the Bat Dor Dance Center in Beer Sheva and a popular teacher nationally.