Charlotte Mathiessen

Dance artist based in Amsterdam

Charlotte Sofia Luisa Mathiessen

Born on: 11th of December 1993 in Berlin
Age: 23 years old
Nationality: Swiss and German


Dance Education

2012 - 2016 Bachelors of fine arts, 'Modern Theatre Dance' at the Amsterdamse Hoogeschool voor de Kunsten (AHK), Amsterdam
2009 - 2012 Zürich-Tanz-Theater-Schule (ZTTS), contemporary dance education, Zürich

Work Experience

October & November '6 feet, 3 shoes' Choreo.: Jen Wren, Slanjayvah Danza, Leeds, UK
01-31 May 'Two feet far from the back of another head' Choreo.: Alondra Castellanos Arreola, Flam Festival 2017, Amsterdam
February & April 'Lose Your Head' Choreo.: Michael Wälti, Première April 27th at Dampfzentrale Bern
3-28 January 'The Question of the Broken Triangle', Choreo.: Niels Wijer, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
14 March - 16 Dec ICK Amsterdam, Swan Lake, Choreo Jakop Ahlbom, 2nd Cast
1 Feb - 12 March 'But the ar is never sweet enough'  at Dampfzentrale Bern, Choreo.: Michael Wälti, Music: Gary Shepherd, premier 10 March
23 Aug - 18 Sept 'But the ar is never sweet enough' (work in progress) at Dampfzentrale Bern, Choreo.: Michael Wälti, Music: Gary Shepherd
7 - 9 August 'Trigger' at the Why Not festival, Choreo.: Liat Waysbort, Music: Salvador Breed, Duet danced by Vera Goetzee and myself
8 - 24 July 'Lostbox'  at the Parade Festival, Choreo: Marie Goeminne, Production: Dansmakers Amsterdam, Solo performance, Duration: 10 minutes
2 - 4 October 'Time Takes the Time Time Takes' Choreo: Guy Nader and Maria Campos, group piece for 5 dancers, Beirut Art Center, Lebanon
3 March 'Monday Match' improvisation evening for music and dance, 5 dancers and 6 musicians (electronics, flute, drums), Bimhuis Amsterdam
12 - 18 June,
5 July
'One on one' Choreo: Nicole Beutler, group piece for 15 dancers, speaking role, Amsterdam/Den Haag
3 November Opening performance Museumnacht, Choreo: Gabriella Maiorino, Performance by 5 dancers and 5 dance students from the Theatreschool, Eye Museum, Amsterdam


Swiss German, German, English, Dutch, Spanish