photo:Nadja Voorham

Performer, choreographer.

Sybrig Dokter is a choreographer and performer in the field of contemporary dance, visual arts and contemporary theatre. She has her base in the physical, choreographed, body and her works manifest in a variety of materials. Her performance work and teaching has taken her amongst others to the Baltic countries, Ukraine, Moldova, Serbia, France, Bulgaria, Russia, Scandinavia and Great Britain. With Benno Voorham she founded LAVA-Dansproduktion in 1997.

Selected works and projects:

Falling (working title), Weld, 2016, Archaeological Bodies, Novi Sad, Serbia, Archaeological Bodies UA, Lviv, Ukraine, 2014-15,

I believe(something is happening), Festival:Display 2013, Weld, Stockholm, Manuskriptet Dodo:MOU, concept Malin Elgán, initiated by Koreografiska Konstitutet, solo. Performer in Trafo, a short film by Paul Horn, Vienna, October 2012. Performer in ’For Your Eyes Only’ by Peter Stamer, Vienna, Tanzquartier, Berlin, Uferstudios, 2012. Participation in Tandem Ukr/Mol as a cultural manager, initiated by ECF and MitOst, supported by the European Commission and Robert Bosch Stiftung. Farfrom, with composer Ann Rosén, Digital Art Center, Kista, Sweden. In the frame of Inside Out: 4 video works, Circulation I – IV, february 2012, Lviv.  A project with Ingrid Cogne, Sergiy Petlyuk and Vlod Kaufman. White on White, dance film with 7 performers, Supermarket Art Fair 2010, Stockholm.

Grants and stipends

Stockholm Arts Council, project grant 2010.

Swedish Arts Council, collaboration with composer, 2012.

Swedish Arts Grants Committee, working grant in 2005 and 2015.

Swedish Arts Grants Committee, international cultural exchange in 2001, 2004, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015.

Weld, Stockholm, residency 2016.

Swedish Institute, support for projects undertaken through Lava-Dansproduktion, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016 .