Yochai Greenfeld is an American-Israeli dancer, actor and singer. He was born and raised in Israel, and started training as a competitive gymnast at the age of eight. At four-teen he started training in acting with the Encounter Youth Theater Company and the JEST Musical Theater Company, as well as dancing with the Mehola youth company.
When he turned eight-teen he devoted two years to Judaic studies in a Yeshiva, and five years to a military service as an Intelligence officer in the IDF.
Upon dismissal from his military service he put his dance shoes back on and enrolled in a BFA program at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, and started dancing for the JAMD Ensemble and the Fresco-Dance-Company. After three years of dancing with for companies and with independent choreographers, he returned to Musical Theater and joined the Cameri Theater’s West Side Story and the Porat Theater’s Mulan.
Yochai moved to New York in 2017 and has danced independent choreographers such as Roi Assaf and Troy Oglivie, appeared on the hit web-series Soon By you, and has just finished a tour of Gilded; a new musical by Kirsten Sandler and Guy Mannick which just premiered at the Capital Fringe Festival.
Yochai also teaches Hebrew and Bar Mitzvah at the School for Creative Judaism, and works as a PT assistant at James Fowler Physical Therapy.