Stage
Education
1995 - 1998Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance, London. Three year professional diploma
1997 - 1998Richard Glasstone, FISTD, London. Ballet training Cecchetti Method
1997 - 1998Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, Cecchetti Method, London. Associate, AISTD
1988 - 1995Royston Maldoom, various Youth-Dance-Festivals throughout Europe
1990 - 1992Course of studies in pedagogic and educational science. Technische Universität, Berlin
1990Bertha-von-Suttner-Oberschule, Abitur, Berlin
Projects
2002 - 2016Berliner Philharmoniker, choreographer and/or assistant for various projects with up to 200 dancers. E.g. Documentary feature „Rhythm is it!“, Sir Simon Rattle/Royston Maldoom
2010International Music Festival “Klassike Dage”, Holstebro, Denmark. Dance-project with 100 teenagers and Århus Symphony Orchestra
2009 - 2010Choreographies for Harare International Festival of the Arts, Zimbabwe. In collaboration with Goethe Zentrum and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Harare
2008 - 2009Choreographies for “Jedermann”-Theatre-Festival at Berlin Cathedral
2008 - 2009Dance-project „inMotion“ with 100 primary school students, 100 grammar school students and Aachen Symphony Orchestra. Winner of an award at „Kinder zum Olymp!“ 2009, hosted by Kulturstiftung der Länder
2008Bregenz Festival, Austria, Choreographies for the crossculture week
2006Winner of an special award „Migration-Integration“ at 2. Regional Competition Berlin „Jugend tanzt!“ for the choreography „Sonne“
2005 - 2007Member of the Founding Advisory Council „TanzZeit“ for the integration of dance into the daily school curriculum, Berlin
2004Assistant to director, Opera Neukölln, Berlin
2000 - 2005Assistant to director, choreographer and co-writer at Spielwerkstatt, Berlin
since 2002Rehearsal Director for Royston Maldoom, Opening Vienna Festival, Carnegie Hall New York, Cologne Opera, China, New Zealand
2001 - 2002Royal Opera House Covent Garden/Linbury Theatre, Cochrane Theatre. Commissioned work for Rambert School, London
1999Winner of the Cultural Award Reinickendorf/Berlin for various youth culture projects
since 1998Artistic Director Faster-Than-Light-Dance-Company, Berlin
since 1993Freelance choreographer at ATRIUM, Berlin. Various bilingual workshops und dance projects with participants from (e.g.) China, Namibia, Poland, Belarus, Czechia or France