Name

Christine Gouzelis

Biography

After graduating from the acclaimed National Greek Academy of Dance, Christine received the DanceWeb scholarship for Impulstanz in Vienna. With the Hellenic Dance Company, she performed for choreographers such as Wim Vandekybus, Anton Lachky, Rootlessroot, Athina Vahla, Pascal Rioult and others, and since 2004 has been working internationally alongside the renowned David Zambrano. Since 2005 Christine has been a member Jasmin Vardimon's Physical Dance Theatre Company in London as a dancer, rehearsal director and choreographer. She has also been rehearsal director for Anton Lachky's and Athina Vahla's productions in Greece. In 2010 she formed alongside Paul Blackman Jukstapoz Company creating and performing various productions in 14 countries throughout Europe and Asia. Christine is one of the senior lectures at the National Greek Academy of Dance and leads workshops and seminars with esteemed institutions across Europe and Asia. Since 2014 Christine has been the Artist in Residence for the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts creating productions such as Fragile Matter, Echoing Woods, Savage Symphony & Perplexed Harmony. In 2014 she was nominated by the Hong Kong Dance Alliance for the award in 'best choreography' and 'best ensemble' for Fragile Matter