Samantha van Wissen (the Netherlands) started her professional education at De Rotterdamse Dansacademie. She joined Rosas in 1991 for the creation of ERTZ. She collaborated in several creations ( Mozart concert Arias, Woud, Verklarte Nacht, Work Travail Arbeit, The Six Brandenburg Concertos) as well as repertory pieces ( Rosas danst Rosas, Mikrokosmos, Achterland, Elena’s Aria, Drumming). She’s also one of the founding members and core dancers of compagnie ZOO/Thomas Hauert since 1997 and danced in almost all the creations such as Cows in Space, Jetzt, Verosimile, Accords, How to proceed. Under direction of Inne Goris / Zeven, she also played in two theater pieces (De Drie Zusters and Droesem). Besides her work as a dancer/ performer she also teaches dance classes/improvisation and yoga classes.
Function: Artistic practice