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Monica Gillette (dramaturg)

Monica Gillette (US/DE) is a dance dramaturg, choreographer and facilitator. After dancing professionally she now shapes innovative projects utilizing dance as a vehicle for transdisciplinary research and multigenerational cultural exchange. As a dramaturg and facilitator she has accompanied several European funded projects – Migrant Bodies - Moving Borders (2017-2019), Empowering Dance (2018-2023), Dancing Museums - The Democracy of Beings (2020-2021) and Dance Well (2022-2025). She has been collaborating with Yasmeen Godder since 2012, first as a performer and later as co-artistic director of the project Störung/Hafra’ah (2015-16), bringing together people living with Parkinson’s Disease, professional dancers and scientists to collaboratively research movement and for which they were awarded the Shimon Peres Prize in 2017. As a choreographer she collaborates with Gary Joplin and Theater Freiburg, creating works with people who have been impacted by cancer as well as topics related to gender identity and expression.

Funded by the European Union. Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union
or the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA). Neither the European Union nor EACEA can be held responsible for them.

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