Vasna Felicia Aguilar

The Swiss – Mexican dancer Vasna Aguilar, received her diploma as a classical dancer at the Hamburg Ballet School John Neumeier. During three years she received the Migros Kulturprozent study award. Important teachers: Ingrid Glindemann, Irina Jacobson, Kevin Haigen, Marianne Kruuse. She then obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Contemporary Dance from the University of the Arts, Codarts. She gained her first stage experience with the Hamburg Ballet John Neumeier. Engagements include Tanz Luzerner Theater, Dance Company Osnabrück, Thomas Noone Dance. Since 2016 she works internationally as a freelance  dancer and is a regular guest at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. She has danced in repertoire and creations by choreographers such as: John Neumeier, Pierre Lacotte, Kevin Haigen, Angelin Preljocaj, Heidi Vierthaler, Ihsan Rustem, Andre Mesquita, Kinsun Chan,   Olivier Py, Georg Reischl, Shang-Chi Sun, Susanne Linke, Mary Wigman, Vasalv Nijinky, Mauro de Candia, Thomas Noone, Ersan Mondtag, Rob Fordeyn, Gustavo Gomes among others.

As part of the young talent platform Open Windows – Theater Osnabrück, she started to develop her first short pieces. In 2017 she choreographed Encounters in collaboration with Berlin DJ/ Producer Neinzer for the Dance Company Osnabrück. Her desire in working across genres, resulted in collaborations with the chamber music festival Avigdor Classics, Fête de la Danse Suisse and the artist duo Rentsch/Kleemann and photographer Rie Yamada. In collaboration with theater director Henri Hüster she choreographed at Kampnagel Hamburg, Landestheater Linz, Konzert Theater Bern, Schauspiel Wuppertal, the University of music and performing arts Graz and most recently for the Klabauter Theater Hamburg. In collaboration with Felix Hafner at the Munich Volkstheater and Landestheater Innsbruck.

Most recently she danced in Gustavo Gomes new creation Votary Vol II in Cologne and in Ersan Mondtag’s new creation Becoming Sculptures at the Kunsthalle Baden – Baden