Andreja Rauch

29.09.2006 |


Curriculum Vitae

Date of Birth: 4 April 1975
Nationality: Slovene
Profession: choreographer, dancer

-Master of Arts in Dance for the Screen, achieved at the London Contemporary Dance School, May
-BA Honours diploma in contemporary dance and choreography, achieved at the London Contemporary
Dance School, June 1997
-four-month programme through exchange of students at the California Institute of the Arts,
September-December 1996

Work experience:
Own creations:
October 2005 – Tkalci (Weavers), choreographed performance in four chapters, premiered in Stara Elektrarna in Ljubljana
December 2004 - Nabiralci (Gatherers) site specfic experiment, image and perception in urban space of the old town of Kranj, in collaboration with illustrator and puppetier Andrej Štular
November 2003-January 2004 - choreographed performance Kostanjevo rjava (Chestnut Brown)for a dancer(Rauch), a trumpet player(David Jarh) and four singers
May-June 2002 - directed and choreographed trio Rebeka. Performed by John Sweeney, Andreja Rauch and Bostjan Gorenc. The rework of performance was in February 2005 with Christopher Benstead and Tomaž Lapajne
-February-April 2001 - directed and choreographed performance Tipke, music by John Sweeney (premiere 10 May 2001 in Maribor)
-April 2000-September 2004 - choreographed and performed with musician John Sweeney for short site specific performances. Work was presented within festivals: Mladi Levi (Ljubljana), Atelier de Creation (Chinon), Interartes (Carloforte), Il Blu del Lago (Trevignano Romano), Un po Blu (Tresigallo)
-September 1999-May 2000 - created video piece 'Hisa/Nest' in collaboration with composer John Sweeney, dancer Petra Zist and musician Ziga Golob(shown in Ljubljana, Velenje and Berlin)
-July/August 1998 - choreographed and directed a site-specific piece 'Izvedenke'('Experts') in collaboration with theatre designer Jean Philippe Vine
-1997-2000 - collaborated with choreographers Snježana Premuš and R.Lucia Baumgartner as a videomaker for their stage and post-producion work

Work with other companies, choreographers:
-May-November 2003 - working with Iztok Kovac and Julyen Hamilton in project S.K.I.N.
-September-December 2001 - working in project Hu Die (choreographers: Iztok Kovac, Julyen Hamilton and Denes Debrei)
-September 1998-February 2000 - worked in 'Codes of Cobra' and in 'Far from Sleeping Dogs', and as an assistant director for their film production 'Dom Svobode' (directed by Saso Podgorsek)
-February-May 2005 - worked as dancer in creation of a trio Happy Days
-July-October 2003 - worked as dancer in creation of New Quartet
-August-Ocotber 2002 - worked as dancer in creation of duet Grand Junktion
-August-October 2001 - worked as dancer in creation of Speak, Memory

-January 2003-working with Carovana S.M.I. on Mescolanze project(Cagliari, Sardegna)
-November 2000-June 2001 - worked with Carovana SMI (Paris, Cagliari, Dartington), choreographer Ornella D'Agostino, as a dancer in creation of a spectacle La Ballata dell'Errore
-November 1999-April 2000 - worked for the Stadtschauspiel Dresden in an artist-in-residence production 'Ecce@Ens', created in collaboration with Isabelle Schad, Ludger Lamers and Aloisio Avaz
-1997/1998 - worked with Yelp Dance Company (choreographer Mariela Nestora) in London as a dancer
-1995/1996 - worked with National Youth Dance Company in London, performing a play by Peter Handke, The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other. The play was directed by Pete Brooks and choreographed by Ian Spink

Teaching experience:
-Since September 2000 - teaching at Slovene Arts High School (SVŠGL) - contemporary dance technique and creative workshop
-July 2005 - teaching within TSEH festival in Moscow, contemporary dance techniques and composition
-March-April 2002 - teaching within intensive contemporary dance course with Charles Linehan Company, St.Petersbug, Ekaterinburg, March 2002,
-April 2002 - teaching intensive course, technique and composition in Centro Cultural de Belem, Lisbon
-Since 2001 - teaching open classes in Dance Studio Intakt Ljubljana, ZKO Kranj and Plesna Izba Maribor,(contemporary dance techniques and creative workshops).
-June 2001 - teaching creative workshop at The Place, London
-March 2004 - teaching contemporary technique in Toronto, Canada, and creative workshop in Philadelphia, USA
-April 2004 - teaching workshop in Agon education programme in Ljubljana
-September 2004 - teaching at the Edge postgraduate performance group at London Contemporary Dance School
-February 2003 - leading creative workshop within Gibanica–Slovene Dance Platform in Ljubljana

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