Victoria Jane Harley has a BA in dance with postgraduate teacher training from the University of Stavanger, and completed parts of her studies at Escola Superior de Dança in Lisbon, Portugal. During the fall of 2017, she studied contemporary dance at Gibney Dance in New York City. Victoria is based in Stavanger, Norway, where she works as a dancer, dance teacher and choreographer. Her work in Stavanger includes projects with musician Eddie Andresen, dancer Cesilie Kverneland, Glow Dance Company, Molitrix Scenekunst among others. Victoria has performed in The Playground with ANSADANS in Adelaide, Stavanger, Sandnes, Haugesund and Bergen.
Annika Lindahl is a dancer, musician, performer, physiotherapist and teacher based in Stockholm, Sweden. She has studied dance at Copenhagen Contemporary Dance School, The Ballet Academy in Stockholm and has a bachelor degree in physiotherapy from Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. She has worked with dance companies such as Avensis and The Expert Dance Company. Annika has also choreographed the dance theatre show Kära kropp which pays attention to opinions about the body and how we feel about it. She has been singing and dancing with several music artists as Arash, Lena Philipsson, Salem Al Fakir, Carola, Cosima, IIDA and also created music videos and stage performances. Annika has performed in The Playground with ANSADANS in Stockholm, Malmö and Riga.
Matilda Bosson has a BA in dance and pedagogy from The Norwegian Collage of Dance in Oslo, Norway. She had her main training in modern- and contemporary dance and has been working as a freelance dancer, dance teacher and choreographer since 2013. She is a producer and dancer in the piece En omsorgsfull dans, which has been shown at nursing homes in both Norway and Sweden around 65 times. Matilda is based in Oslo and is currently also studying Culture Management at OsloMet. In 2019 she performed in The Playground with ANSADANS at Abundance International Dance Festival in Karlstad, Sweden.
Elin Hedin freelances as a dancer with Stockholm as her base. She grew up in Nyköping and she studied at the Ballet Academy in Stockholm. She has participated in performances at the Royal Opera and Concert Hall in Stockholm, worked with choreographers such as Disa Krosness, Iki Gonzales Magnusson and Cristina Tingskog, the companies AliEn DC and Framework Dancing Art, made Christmas shows in Globen and Annexet and created and toured with her own performances, Hypnosober and Kära kropp, among others. In 2015-2018 she was a co-founder and ran the Stockholm Dance Film Festival. Since 2012 she has worked closely with choreographer Maria Nilsson Waller and danced in the performances Last Land, Merry.go.round and Flora & Fauna and was a choreographer assistant in the cultural work with Östersund Football Club when they danced See The Man in 2015. She has been performing in The Playground with ANSADANS since 2019.
Presentations of the dancers Isabell Bjurén, Isabelle Ragnarsson, Camilla Apeland, Rebecka Jonsson, Katrine Johansen and Tonje Solemdal are coming soon!
Ingrid Hatleskog has a BA (Hons) in Dance Studies from the University of Roehampton and a MA in Dance Composition & Interpretation from Folkwang University of the Arts. Ingrid has worked as a freelance dance artist in the UK and Germany, and is now based in Stavanger, Norway, where she works as a dancer and choreographer. Ingrid has performed in The Playground with ANSADANS in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.