© 2019 MODUS OPERANDI / Anna Pehrsson. Created by L'ATELIERp.

Anna Pehrsson danced with Alias Compagnie, Cullberg Ballet, and Stockholm City Theatre, in works by Edouard Lock, Guilherme Botelho, Jefta van Dinther, Benoît Lachambre, Deborah Hay, Eszter Salamon, Cristian Duarte, Stina Nyberg, Alexandra Waierstall and Rachel Tess among others. Upcoming collaborations for 2019 are with Mia Habib and Benoît Lachambre.

 

In 2013, she received her MFA in Choreography at DOCH, Stockholm. As a freelance choreographer and dancer she continues to create and perform her own work in different constellations. At the Bottom of the Left Corner (2015) is a collaboration between Frédéric Gies and herself, and Matter Moves, but You Can’t Escape Its Weight (2018) is a commission for Ballet Contemporaneo do Norte, Portugal. Within the format of a trilogy,Trilogy for Singular Bodies; Cut in/Fold out (2016), In [Brackets] (2017) No longer, Not yet (2018) she started exploring choreographic methods in relation to the bodily structure of the female subject. 

 

During 2019, she is preparing a looser set of works Clusters I, II and III for a gallery setting as well as Elsewhere, Within Here, a solo for five bodies, for the stage with premiere in early 2020.

 

Anna Pehrsson is an artistic advisor for MARC (Milvus Artistic Research Center) in Kivik (Sweden) and continuously works as an examinator, mentor and tutor for the MA in Didactics and the MA in Choreography at DOCH. She is active as a rehearsal assistant in different constellations and has taught at the BA in Dance at DOCH, Ballet Academy, and Dansalliansen, all Stockholm, the Bronnbacher Stipendium in Mannheim, Germany, as well as at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, China.

 

Anna Pehrsson is recipient of the SITE scholarship for 2019.