Sandström_BW_webKAJSA SANDSTRÖM
is a dancer and choreographer, graduated from PARTS, Brussels (2004). She has worked with Weld Company, Cie Kubilai Khan Investigations and Mette Ingvartsen. Since 2006 Kajsa develops her own projects initiated by artistic interests and questions, often in collaboration with other artists. By displacing her knowledge in meeting, collision and dialogue, she finds potential to work choreographically and with dance in new ways. Kajsa studied Video and Performative Kritik at the Royal Institute of Arts in Stockholm (2013-15). She currently dances with the collaborative project for kids, Papyrint / CORNERS of Europe (2012-15).

 

MIA HJELTEHjelte_web
is educated at the Royal Swedish Ballet School (1996-2005), and danced with Wiener Staats Oper (2005-2006). In 2006, Mia joined The Royal Swedish Ballet where she danced in ballets by Maurice Bejart, Sharon Eyal, Johan Inger, and Jean-Christophe Maillot among others. She was promoted to soloist in 2012 and has since then danced the main role in Artifact Suite by William Forsythe. Mia also participated in Mats Ek’s creation of Juliet and Romeo for The Royal Swedish Ballet, which recently performed at Palais Garnier in Paris. Moreover, she has performed with Stockholm 59 North in works by Giovanni Bucchieri and Pontus Lidberg. In 2011, Mia performed the role “Penny Jonson” in the musical theater production Dirty Dancing, staged at Kinateatern in Stockholm, and since 2015 she studies acting at Stockholm School of Dramatic Arts.

 

Screen Shot 2015-03-23 at 12.35.57 AMSANDRA GERDIN
is educated at the Royal Swedish Ballet School (1997-2003). She danced with the Royal Swedish Ballet since 2003 where she performed repertoire such as Peer Gynt by John Neumeier, Double Concerto by Christopher Hampson, Before Nightfall by Nils Christe,Tristan by Krzysztof Pastor, Kazimirs Colours by Mauro Bigonzetti, and Cendrillon by Jean-Christophe Maillot. In 2012, she played the main character “Baby” in Dirty Dancing, at Kina Teatern in Stockholm. Since 2014, she has been engaged in the musical theater production Flash Dance as the “Ballerina” and she currently studies acting at Stockholm School of Dramatic Arts.

Photos @ Caroline Foerster

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