Koptzik Maya, dancer
Maya Koptzik, dancer, was born in Russian and immigrated to Israel at the age of eight. She graduated from the ballet studio of Maya Melman Kruchkova. She was a soloist of the Jerusalem Dance Theatre. Today she performs as dancer and actor in the Cameri Theatre including in the productions of Amadeus, Hamlet and Cabaret. At the Israeli Opera she performed the role of Butterfly's Mother in the 2008 production of Madama Butterfly (Puccini).