During October 3 – 31, 2011 a young choreographer from Latvia Katrina Albuze will stay and work in Bacau, Romania. During the residency Katrina will work on a new dance piece as well as communicate with local artists to share the experience and open possibility to collaborate in future. The residency is facilitated by Gabriela Tudor Foundation in Romania and is one of activities in frames of two-year mobility and artistic exchange dance programme E – Motional Bodies & Cieties.
KATRINA ALBUZE has BA in Arts ( Choreography of contemporary dance, Latvian Culture Accademy, 2011 ), before – 2 year studies at dance departments, Culture College of Latvia ( graduated in 2007 ).
Has been a performer in collaboration with such choreographers and dircetors as Lily Skover ( USA), Davide Giovanzana ( Italy ), Hugo Mastrolorenzo ( Argentina ), Fiona Millward ( United Kingdom ), Virpi Juntti (Finland ), Sintija Silina ( Latvia ), Baiba Krievina ( Latvia ), Anna Dubrovska ( Latvia ).
Has created choreographies for students’ drama theatre plays as well as created dance pieces in frames of accademy programm.
Workshops: in contemporary dance technique by Katri Soini ( Finland ), Paolo Fossa (Germany), Simo Kellokumpu (Finland), in Contact Improvisation by Benno Voorham (Sweeden), Oren Tishler (Israel), Andrea Buckley ( United Kingdom ), in Flying Low – R?ta Nordmane (Latvia) etc.
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