Mathilde Caeyers is a dancer and choreographer currently working in the North of Norway. She graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor Honours Degree in dance from The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. 

Since graduating Mathilde has been a member of Uredd; a mentorship programme for young artists at the start of their careers. During this time she additionally established the dance company Intakt in collaboration with two other nordic dance artists. The company wishes to focus on its connection to the North of Norway while being a platform for collaboration between young, newly established creatives. 

During this time, Mathilde started the development of the company's first production called Eksogen, where she worked as the producer and main choreographer. The project received funding from the Norwegian Arts Council and premiered in August 2019. 

To strengthen her connection to and influence of the professional dance scene in the North of Norway, Mathilde is running to become deputy of the Forum for North Norwegian Dance Artists in 2020. She will additionally be working alongside the director of Dansefestival Barents the next three years, to assist on producing and curating the arctic dance festival. 

Photo by Tom Pallant

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