Andreja Rauch Podrzavnik
Andreja Rauch Podrzavnik is a choreographer, author of the following projects: Experts (1998), Tipke (2001), Rebeka (2002, 2005), Chestnut Brown (2004), Weavers (2005) and Passage Delux (2006). In her projects, she often cooperates with musicians, actors, singers and dancers. She studied at the London Contemporary Dance School and attended seminars in Slovenia and abroad. As a videast she has worked with choreographers such as Sarah Fahie, Snježana Premuš, Lucia Baumgartner. She is a dance teacher at the Arts High School (technique, creative workshop) and at seminars in Slovenia and abroad (technique, composition). Her endeavours won her the Critics’ Choice Award bestowed by the Dance Europe magazine (2003, for Tipke), The Povodni Mož Award (2004, for Chestnut Brown) and the jury award at the Gibanica Festival (2007, for Weavers).
Blaž Lukan, PhD, is an Assistant Professor General of dramaturgy at the Ljubljana-based Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television. He engages in theoretical reflection of drama and stage practice, researching the role of dramaturgy as a stage practice in contemporary performing arts and in the course of history, theatre reviews and publicizing, practical dramaturgy in theatre and film, as well as writing for the stage.
Virve Sutinen has been a business and art director of the Stockholm-based Dansens Hus since 2008. Since 2007, she is the president of the IETM network and the expert group »Modules Network Funding and Mobility Funding«. She was also a director of the Kiasma theatre and head of the performance programme in the contemporary art museum Kiasma in Helsinki. In addition, she works as a curator and programme selector of diverse festivals, programmes and stagings