Dagmar Dachauer (AT)

Dagmar Dachauer is a freelance dancer, choreographer, and dance teacher born in Linz and founder of the art association UMFUG. She studied dance at the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten/MTD (BA), at P.A.R.T.S. (Performing Arts Research and Training Studios) in Brussels and handbalance at the Circus Department of DOCH (Dance and Circus University) in Stockholm.
As a freelance performer, Dagmar has worked with Dance/Performance Group T.r.a.s.h, Luke Baio and Dominik Grünbühel, Kevin Trappeniers and Florence Augendre.

In 2014, Dagmar won the DIORAPHTE Encouragement Award in the Debuts section, one of two jury-prizes at the Cinedans Festival, Amsterdam, for her dance film Treeo. She managed and co-directed the art festival spiel in Austria from 2009 to 2012. In 2015, she co-curated Secret Hotel’s Landscape Dialogues Summer Lab in Mols/ Denmark.

Dagmar has been Artist in Residence and first ‘Stadttänzerin’ at kulturRaum Klagenfurt, where she developped her first solo work Wunderbare Jahre which premiered at the Plesni Teater Ljubljana in 2015.

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