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Bregje van Balen


She trained at the Nationale Ballet Academie in Amsterdam and danced with Netherlands Dance Theatre (NDT) I and II for 18 years. In 1995, she created her first costumes for the annual NDT Workshop and small dance projects. After retiring as a dancer, she trained as a designer at Baruch Mode Academie. She has worked with several companies including Netherlands Dance Theatre I and II, the Norwegian National Ballet, Gothenburg Ballet, Malmö Stadsteater, Hamburg Ballet, Introdans, Gyori Ballet, South Bohemian Dancetheater, Royal Swedish Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet, the Icelandic Dancetheatre, Pushkin Theater Moscow, Staatstheater Mainz, Gartnerplatztheater, Aalto Theater and Nationaltheater Mannheim. She has worked with choreographers including Patrick Delcroix, Jerome Meyer and Isabelle Chaffaud, Cora Bos Kroese, Chirpaz and Cere, Jorma Elo, Medhi Walerski. Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Kaloyan Boyadjiev, Alexander Ekman, Johan Inger, Atilla Egerhazi, Lukas Timulak and Jo Strømgren.