Nina Wollny

Nina Wollny studied contemporary dance at the Rotterdam Dance Academy, Codarts, in the Netherlands. After her graduation in 2002 she joined the company anoukvandijk dc and has worked there as dancer, rehearsal director and artistic assistant for more than 10 years. She performed in all of Anouk van Dijk’s work during that time, including the collaborations with director and playwright Falk Richter and Anouk van Dijk’s first work as director of Chunky Move in Melbourne, Australia. Since 2004 Nina is a passionate teacher of the Countertechnique and is regularly teaching at dance academies, companies and studios for professional dancers around the world. She also teaches performers with various backgrounds like breakdancers, physical theater performers or actors. As one of the main teachers of Countertechnique she has contributed to the continuous development of the technique. Since 2012 Nina is performing and collaborating regularly with German choreographer Jenny Beyer at Kampnagel in Hamburg and in 2016 she is joining Anouk van Dijk’s and Falk Richter’s most recent collaboration at the Frankfurter Schauspielhaus.