Originally from Berlin, Germany, Maria’s background is in modern dance, expressive dance, dance theatre and multilingual drama. She danced and performed mainly with Tanzwerkstatt No Limit, Berlin (1988-99) and jlling-company, Tanztheaterprojekt Rostock (2001-05). She came to Cork to specialize in Drama & Theatre Studies at M.A. level at University College Cork (2005-06). Over the last ten years, she has danced and performed mainly with choreographers Peter Mann and Inma Pavon, making her dance film debut with Inner Landscapes, dir. John O’Brien. Most notably she performed in the multidisciplinary work: IV Wills, dir. Sara Wentworth, and Uben, a poetic documentary film by Ed Cashman. She facilitates Creative Dance, Dance Theatre, Contemporary Dance and Community Dance for children and adults, as well as language through drama and art, and enjoys sharing her lifelong passion.
Maria Sinnecker Artistic CV
Currently / CPD Course in Community Dance, the Laban Guild for Movement and Dance, Belfast, N.I.
Currently / Babywearing Dance and Movement Safety Course, Joimove, Scotland Distance Learning
Jan 2018 / Waganova Ballett Pedagogy for teaching 8-10 year olds, Gina Workhops, Dance Institute Hamburg, Germany
2014 / Karen D Savage Floor Barre & Placement Level 1 & 2, Basic Practitioner & Basic Teacher, Gina Workshops Dance Institute Hamburg, Germany
2013-14 / Exercise and Fitness, Fetac Level 5, CSN, Cork
2013 / Creating Site-Specific Dance and Performance Works, Stephan Koplowitz, CalArts & Coursera
2012 / Developing the Creativity of Children through Dance with Green Candle Dance, DELVE, Dance Resource Base, Belfast, N.I.
2011 / Dance Leader for Creative Dance for Children, AHAB-Akademie, Berlin, Germany
2005-06 / M.A. Drama and Theatre Studies, with thesis on Expressive Dance, University College Cork, Ireland
2002-03 Erasmus Scholarship to UCC, Ireland
1999-2000 German Abitur, (bilingual) German-American Partnership School, John-F.-Kennedy-School Berlin, Germany
1995-1999 American High School Honors Diploma, (bilingual) German-American Partnership School, John-F.-Kennedy-School Berlin, Germany
1992-94 Daniels International Middle School, Raleigh, N.C., U.S.A.
1987-92 Primary Schools, in Schwerin & Berlin, Germany
<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/159195398″>Inner Landscapes</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/mycit”>Cork Institute of Technology</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a>.</p>
<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/138542052″>IV. WILL§</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user6074705″>Sara Wentworth</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a>.</p>
<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/75639560″>Uben</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user7805518″>Ed Cashman</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a>.</p>
Projects & Performances:
The Art of Dance Quarter Park Party , dancer, chor. Inma Pavon
5.5.5 Chances dancer, dir. Inma M. Pavon
Chances dancer, dir. Inma M. Pavon
Singin ‘ dancer, dir. Leslie Burton
- previous experience to be updated soon!