Hollins University, 芸術修士号取得。
イスラエルに生まれ、Bat-Dor Dance Schoolにてダンスを学ぶ。後にカンパニーメンバーとなる。ニューヨーク・ペリダンス・カペチオ・センターのIgal Perry氏のカンパニーに所属する。NYのAiley School, プリンストン大学、Peridance Capezio Centerなどで講師を務める。
1999年にニューヨークに移り、2003年から2011年の間、様々なカンパニーのプリンシパル・ダンサーを務め、世界中のダンスフェスティバル（イタリアのVenice Biennale米国のJacobs Pillowなど）でパフォーマンスを披露。マドンナと共演、コカコーラやノキアのCMに出演。
Leonides D. Arpon received his Master of Fine Arts Degree at Hollins University in the U.S. He was born in Israel where he studied at the Bat-Dor Dance School under the direction of Rose Kassel. He later joined the Bat-Dor Dance Company and worked with renowned choreographers such as Luciano Cannitto, Igal Perry (director of Peridance Capezio Center NYC) and Randy Duncan (choreographer for “Save the Last Dance” Movie)
Since moving to New York in 1999 Mr. Arpon has worked as a principal dancer with Karole Armitage, Earl Mosley, Kevin Wynn, Sean Curran, Nathan Trice and Johannes Wieland. Mr. Arpon was also a principal dancer with the Armitage Gone! Dance company from 2003-2011, where he has performed in major dance festivals around the world such as the Venice Biennale in Italy and Jacobs Pillow in the U.S. His commercial work includes performing for Madonna, Coca Cola and Nokia TV ads.
Mr. Arpon has performed, choreographed and taught workshops throughout the U.S. in institutions such as the Ailey School, Princeton University and Peridance Capezio Center, in Israel at Bat-Dor and the Thelma Yelin Performing Arts Schools. In Japan at the Tokyo School of Music, Osaka School of Music as well as the Jikei schools in Sapporo, Nagoya and Fukuoka. In the Philippines he as taught at Ballet Philippines, Philippine High School for the Arts and the University of the Philippines. He is also a recipient of the Princess Grace Award and the America Israel Cultural Foundation Scholarships.