Pictures by Anna Wipper

Artist bio

Paula is a German dancer, maker and teacher.

After finishing her pre-education at Iwanson International School of Contemporary Dance, she studied at ArtEZ University of the Arts and graduated 2018 with a Bachelor’s degree as a contemporary dancer and maker.

She performed in works from choreographers such as Nicole Beutler, Idan Sharabi, Caroline Finn, VA Wölfl and Georg Reischl and whilst still being a student she was a dancer at De Nederlandse Reisopera. She currently works as a company dancer at Theatre Bonn and as a freelance dancer performing pieces by Cia. Nadine Gerspacher.

Paula’s dancing is highly influenced by floor work techniques which she professionalised by working with Luke Jessop, Winston Reynolds (Yeknom) and Ricardo Ambrozio.

She loves to perform and create works that combine high physicality and theatrical aspects and it is always her aim to reach the audience with her energy.