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After completing her dance education at the
Rotterdam Dance Academy, Ann Van den Broek danced with the Elisa Monte Company
in New York, Dansgroep Krisztina de Châtel, Galili Dance and Charleroi/Danses. In
the ten years she worked as a dancer, she was always researching and developing
her own dance idiom, and in December 2000 she decided to dedicate herself to
developing her own choreographic work. At this moment she works independently from her own non-profit
organizations WArd/waRD vzw ( Belgium ) and, from the end of 2008 established
WArd/waRD foundation (The Netherlands) and has she specifically chosen a
Dutch-Flemish structure. The choreographies that Ann Van den Broek made the last years
FF + REW 60:00, E19 (richting San Jose), Co(te)lette, I SOLO MENT, We Solo Men, Ohm, LIstEn & See (LIES), Solo for Tim (Persent), Kamepa and Domestica. Co(te)lette won the ‘Zwaan’ (Swan Award) for most impressive dance production in 2008. Ann Van den Broek has also received the Mouson Award 2009/2010 for her works. She has also won awards with The Co(te)lette Film during film festivals in Los Angeles, Nicosia, Brussels and San Francisco.
Aside from her work as a choreographer, she is also a teacher and regularly invited to give training courses and workshops that focus on her vision on contemporary dance and her own style.