Choreographer and performer Nina Fajdiga (1979, Ljubljana) graduated at Theaterschool – School for New Dance Development (SNDO) in Amsterdam in 2007. In 2006 she was awarded a most promising young choreographer by Amsterdam’s ITS festival. Her works (Debris, Sugar Rush, About Nina Simone, … and call me Antonia, ect.) have been supported by European Cultural Foundation, Slovenian Ministry of culture, produced and co-produced by European dance production houses (DWA Amsterdam, Huis an de Werf Utrecht, La Caldera Barcelona, Tanzhaus Zurich…) and shown in various international dance festivals.
She is a certified teacher of Flying Low and Passing through dance techniques (developed by David Zambrano), teaching at the Art Gymnasium in Ljubljana and at other dance spaces, companies internationally (En Knap, Ljubljana; The Place, London; Royal Dance Academy, Glasgow...).
Next to stage production she has been choreographing for Slovenian national drama theatres, in art and music videos, TV commercials and site-specific happenings.