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Veronika Gothard

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Veronika Gothárd was born in 1981 in Sfântu Gheorghe. She is a dancer, choreographer and teaches contact dance and improvisation. In 2000 she graduated The Arts School in Sfântu Gheorghe, Ballet Department, in 2006, Partium Christian University in Oradea, German Language and Literature Department and in 2014 – The University of Arts in Târgu-Mureș, Choreography Department.

She participated to various workshops and festivals:
2007-2012 – ”Trans Contact” – Contact International Festival in Cluj Napoca;
Teachers: Jess Curtis, Scott Wells, Anrew Hardwood L., Charlie, Ray Chung, Chris Aiken, Angie Hauser, Alicia Grey, Benno Voorham, Nóra Hajós, Tal Avni, Katja Mustonen etc.
2011, 2012 – she was invited as a teacher at Trans Contact – Contact International Festival;
2007-2013 – Contact International Festival in Budapest;
Teachers: Nancy Stark Smith, Mike Vargas, Jess Curtis, Gál Eszter, Lion Ophir, Peter Pleyer, Sabine Parzer, Alicia Grayson, Nina Martin, Margaret Paek, Kelly Darlymple-Wass, Andrew Wass etc.
2008 – Jyrki Haapala (FIN) – contact and contemporary dance (Finlanda);
2009 – Nancy Stark Smith, Mike Vargas (USA) – the relationship between contact dance and live music;
2009 – Martin Keogh (USA) – contact dance and improvisation;
2009 – Caroline Waters (ENG) – contact dance;
2009, 2011 – Tal Avni (ISR) – contact dance and improvisation;
2010 – Ulla Riika Mäkinen (FIN) – contact dance and improvisation;
2010 – Katarina Eriksson (USA) – contact dance and improvisation;
2010 – Lior Ophir (ISR) – contact dance and improvisation;
2010 – Goda Gábor (HUN) – Tai Chi (2010);
2011 – Heike Kuhlmann (GER) – contact dance and improvisation;
2011 – Bordás Attilla (RO) – contemporary dance;
2011 – Orlando Haridas (GER) – salsa;
2011 – Lua Santana/Dimitri Dracius (BR/CAN) – Capoera Angola;
2012 – Kézér Gabriella (HU) – jazz;
2013 – Mihai Mihalcea (RO) – contemporary dance;
2013 – Cătălina Gubandu (RO) – contemporary dance;
2014 – Bodor Johanna (HU) – contemporary dance;
2015 – Hajos Nóra (HU/USA) – Logomotion.

Experience in the field:
2014-2015 – András Lóránt Company;
2014 – “Dirty Dancing” – theatre-dance performance; choreography: Nagy Orsolya, Deák Orsolya, role: the mother;
2014 – Örkény István: “Tot Family” – theatre-dance performance, graduation exam, choreography: Márton Rita, role: The Mailman – Marlene Dietrich and Maria;
2014 – Samuel Beckett: “The Game” direction exam, direction: Bezsán Noémi, role: A1;
2014 – Project 74: “Splitter” – theatre-dance performance, choreography: Bordás Attila;
2013 – Paulo Coelho: “Veronika Decides to Die” – theatre-dance performance, graduation exam, choreography: Veronika Gothárd, role: Veronika;
2013 – Studio Theatre: “Just One Time” – dance performance choreography: Bodor Johanna;
2013 – “The Third” – dance performance created for the ALT National Choreography Contest 2013, choreography: Veronika Gothárd, role: No.3;
2013 – Kontakt Budapest – Contact International Festival, teacher;
2013 – Pulz Art – Contemporary Arts Festival, movement workshop, teacher;
2012 – Aiszkhülos: “Oresteia – Hoefores” – dance performance, choreography: András Lóránt, role: Clytemnestra and The Choir;
2012 – Târgu-Mureș National Theatre: Carl Orff’s “Carmina Burana”, choreographer: Gigi Căciuleanu;
2012 – teaching contact dance and creative movement, at Temerarii Camp, invited by Little People Association in Romania;
2011, 2012 – Contact International Festival in Cluj-Napoca, improvisation show between teachers, dance;
2011 – improvisation show of Tal Avni in Central Park in Sfântu Gheorghe, organization, dance;
2011 – ”5. Jazz Festival” in Sfântu Gheorghe, improvisation show with Grencsó Istvás (saxo), Gothárd Veronika (dance), Ruszuly Ervin (dance), Fodor Réka (dance);
2011 – Trans Contact – Contact International Festival in Cluj-Napoca, improvisation show “Walking”, coordination and dance;
2011 – teaching contact dance and improvisation at Arts University in Târgu-Mureș 2009-2011 – teaching contact dance and improvisation, for adults and creative movements for children, in Sfântu Gheorghe.

Links:
http://www.sfantugheorgheinfo. ro/index.php?page=292&pid=1445
http://www.groundfloor.ro/ index.php?l=1&page=107
http://www.teatrunational.ro/ spectacole/repertoriu/spect/ carmina-burana.html#&panel1-1
http://youtu.be/NXFygtsx-bQ
http://youtu.be/fxb4CsgkkcM

Contact:
E-mail: veronikas.gothard@yahoo.com

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