“Sandra dances history, she celebrates survival, she is the winner. But a winner of history never forgets the fight, that's what Sandra tells us in her dance: the history that has not crushed us. ”
- Mira Feticu, writer and columnist
Under the skin
work by Anastasia Kostner, Produced by Fucinadanza
Sandra is a Slovak born dance artist based in Amsterdam, currently supported by Fonds Podiumkunsten within Nieuwe Makers Regeling (New Makers Scheme).
As a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College (NY) with MFA in Dance Sandra focuses on merging strong physical work with philosophical intention(s).
Before participating in Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company's International Dance Program in Israel she received her BA in Choreography at University of Performing Arts in Slovakia. Sandra's work has been presented at Frascati, CC Amstel and Dansmakers in Amsterdam and Theater De Generator in Leiden, and at BAM Fisher, Danspace Project, The Secret Theater and The Tank in NYC.
Sandra's evening-length debut GAME ON! premiered at Dixon Place in NYC in May 2017. Her solo LADIA was turned into a dance film touring over film festivals worldwide (Cinedans, San Francisco Dance Film Festival).
Multimedia solo Body as a Weapon , made in The Netherlands, was listed as one of the 5 best performances of 2020 by Het Parool (Dutch regional daily newspaper).
Sandra teaches modern dance and choreography project at CREA Amsterdam.