Stefanie Arndt received her education at the Hamburg Ballet Opera School. In 1983 she won the Prix de Lausanne and joined the company of Hamburg Ballet under the direction of John Neumeier. She became Principal dancer and danced all leading roles in the classical Repertoire as well as in the contemporary Repertoire. She worked with many leading choreographers and created several roles. Her work as a dancer has been awarded many times including the Wilhelm Oberdörfer Prize. In 1994 she joined Ballet Frankfurt as a principal dancer and collaborated and worked closely with William Forsythe dancing in all his major works. Since 2002 she is assisting and staging William Forsythe work all over the world. Stefanie Arndt is a regular guest ballet mistress with The Semper Oper Ballet in Dresden and is also working internationally as teacher and coach. She also has been assisting David Dawson and Jacopo Godani in several creations.
We are delighted to share the 2022-2023 season with you! This programme intersects a multiplicity of ideas, perspectives, and styles by some of today’s most passionate, emerging and established voices working in contemporary dance.
Up & Coming Choreographers
In the last NDT 2 programme of season 2021-2022, NDT and Korzo join forces to stimulate the development of emerging creators. For this edition of Up & Coming Choreographers Liliana Barros, Emilie Leriche and Jermaine Spivey are invited to develop new works in collaboration with the dancers of NDT 2.