Elisabeth Schilling


Elisabeth Schilling is a dancer and choreographer. In close collaboration with an international team and across various collaborations, she develops transdisciplinary projects between movement, design, visual arts and music, making the disciplines dance among themselves and with each other. She is Artist in Residence at Trifolion Echternach and Associate Artist at Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg. Elisabeth has received numerous choreographic commissions from institutions such as the Grand Théâtre du Luxembourg and the Philharmonie Luxembourg, the Tate Gallery of Modern Art (London), the Museum of Applied Art (Frankfurt/Main), Gauthier Dance (Stuttgart). Moreover, her work was shown in many different venues and festivals including Saatchi Gallery, Whitechapel Gallery (London), MUDAM (Luxembourg), Kunstfest (Weimar), Dag van de Dans (Brussels), Hunterian Art Gallery (Glasgow) and The Place (London). As a performer, Elisabeth regularly dances in international productions. She has worked with close to 40 choreographers of all styles and generations and performed work by Scottish Dance Theatre, Sasha Waltz, Trisha Brown, Clod Ensemble London. Elisabeth has received several awards from various institutions, including the Dance Award 2021 of the Great-Duchy of Luxembourg, among other prices: Dance Umbrella (‘Young Spark’), Bolzano Danza and AWL Mainz.