Yotam Peled was born in a Kibbutz in the north of Israel in ‘89. Since childhood he has practiced fine arts, athletics, and Capoeira. At the age of 21, after finishing service in the Israeli defense forces, he began dancing, and later on pursued higher education in contemporary circus.
In 2015 Yotam relocated to Berlin, and since then he has been working as a freelance performer with several European choreographers, among them Maura Morales, Yann L'hereux, Troels Primdahl, Jill Crovisier and Mitia Fedotenko.
alongside performing he has been creating his own choreography, which toured festivals and venues in Israel, Germany, Poland, Italy, Spain, France, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Norway, North Macedonia, Japan, Thailand and Vietnam. His solo performance ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ has received awards from Awaji Circus Art festival, Wurzburg tanzSpeicher, MASDANZA festival, Gdansk dance festival and Corpomobile festival Rome. His first ensemble work ‘Entropia’ was created as part of ‘THINK BIG’ - a collaboration of the city opera of Hanover and TANZtheater International festival.
Yotam was selected for the prestigious TalentLAB platform in the Grand Theatre of Luxembourg, offered a creation residency mentored by choreographer Hofesh Shechter for his creation 'ALPHA'. In November 2019 he was a resident choreographer in Skopje Dance Theater, and in Spring 2020 he will create for EDCM, Canada.