Eva-Maria Hoerster

Project Development and Coordination

Eva-Maria Hoerster studied art history and German literature and was a member of the artistic direction of the Kassel International Dance Festival. From 1995-2006 she worked as dramaturge, production manager, curator and producer at the Tanzfabrik Berlin; in December 2003 she became the artistic director of Tanzfabrik Berlin. She was involved in the development of the teaching project „Choreographische Werkstätten“ and the lecture performance series „Tanz & Text”. As a partner of the EU network „apap“, she curated the interdisciplinary programme „Berliner Ermittlungen“ in 2006. From 1997-2000, she was the dramaturge and manager of the Tanzcompagnie Rubato. In 2003 she was responsible for the production management and public relations of Move Berlim – Festival of Contemporary Brazilian Dance. As a performer she worked in the artists’ collective B.D.C./Thomas Plischke (in „ReSORT“, 2001). She was co-initiator and co-curator of the „Tanznacht Berlin/Tanz made in Berlin (2000-2004). From 2006 - til June 2013 she has been managing director of the HZT Berlin. Since 2013 she is project-coordinator. em