Sasha Waltz & Guests | Founder
Sasha Waltz was born in Karlsruhe, Germany. She studied dance and choreography in Amsterdam and New York. In 1993 she co-founded her company, Sasha Waltz & Guests, with Jochen Sandig in Berlin.
In 1996 she opened the critically acclaimed Sophiensaele, a theatre she co- founded with Sandig. In 2000, Waltz was named one of the artistic directors of Berlin’s Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz.
Most recently Sasha Waltz & Guests was awarded the »george tabori ehrenpreis« 2014 by Fonds Darstellende Künste.
Photo Credit: Sasha Waltz