The team

Anna Possarnig

Born in Klagenfurt in 1987 where she had her first dance experiences. She graduated from the modern and contemporary dance education of Studio an der Wien and from Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität with a Bachelors degree in dance and dance pedagogy. During her studies Anna danced for ULPG and taught Ballet and modern Dance.  She became a soloist in Neoba Danse company and Barkati Dance Company. Anna worled with Liz King D.ID Cie (AT/GB), Tanzcoop ensemble (AR/AT), Tauschfühlung company (AT) and more. In 2016 her first Solo work „Protagonist“ was performed in Stadtgalerie Klagenfurt in context of the program DanceToArt. Anna is actively a dance teacher in Vienna and Linz and recently became a licensed GYROKINESIS® Method trainer and Nuad Thai practitioner. Anna is one of the founders of Lazuz and of PUC (Pop-up Collective) (2018).

Gat Goodovitch

Born in Pennsylvania (US) in 1989, grew up in Tel Aviv, Israel. Gat received her professional diploma after a 4-year program at the Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance (SEAD). Before studying at the SEAD, she was educated in Ironi Alef for arts and science in Tel Aviv (Israel). Gat has worked with a wide variety of choreographers and learned a wide range of dance techniques. Gat worked with Simone Forti (US) on a reconstruction of one of her earlier works, the famous Judson Church community from the 1960s in NYC. She has also worked with Josef Frucek (SL\GR), Birgit Mühlmann-Wieser (AT), Wili Dorner (AT), Shi Pratt (ISR), Michal Moalem & Giannalberto de filipe (IL/IT), Anna Holter (DE/SE) in the Salzburg Festspiele, Corinne Eckenstein (AT/CH) & DschungelWien, Claudia Seigman (AT), VRUM collective (HR) and more. In 2017she created her first work co-produced with DschungelWien, Hüpfen for the age 3+, which received great critics in the media in, European cultural, and more.  Gat is one of the founders of Lazuz. At 2018 she became a yoga teacher, after graduating at the YogaWork (US) education. Gat lives in Vienna, works as a freelancer creator, dancer and teacher and enjoy the life of motherhood and art.