Anna Kozonina, Russia

Anna Kozonina is a dance critic, researcher and performance artist based in Saint Petersburg. Since 2015 she has been observing the Russian contemporary dance scene with a focus on emerging dance artists and multidisciplinary projects that bring together dance, performance and visual arts. Since 2017 she has been reviewing pieces by various European choreographers. As well as obtaining an MA in Political Science and Linguistics, she studied performance theory at the National Centre for Contemporary Art, and contemporary dance in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. She is currently giving lectures on dance and performance theory in Russian cultural centres, curating educational programmes and writing about dance for a several art magazines.

Media by Anna Kozonina
Read Icon Isadorino Gore. Disability Knights. Photo by Victor Zhukov, 2015


Strange Russian dances

Read Icon Woman on floor with microphone at POST-DANCE-ING 2019 conference, Stockholm


Postdancing in the dark

Read Icon More guided tour than stage performance: Mette Ingvartsen in 69 Positions.


Hack me tender: Mette Ingvartsen’s Red Pieces