B i o g r a p h y

Janne-Camilla Lyster (b. 1981) studied at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts, where she graduated with a BA in Contemporary Dance in 2006. She is a dancer, choreographer and author. 


She has published several collections of poetry, as well as writing literary scores generating choreography through the interpretation of dancers.

Her work is presented at theatres and venues including the Norwegian Opera & Ballet, Black Box Theatre, Dansens Hus, Det Norske Teatret, and tours internationally.


She is currently an artistic research fellow at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts, The Academy of Dance, with the project Choreographic poetry: Creating literary scores for dance. 

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