Nik Haffner

ByMichaela Weinhauser

Nik Haffner

Nik Haffner (Prof.) is dancer and artistic director of HZT Berlin – Inter-University Centre for Dance that is supported by the UdK Berlin and the HfS Ernst Busch, in cooperation with TanzRaumBerlin, a network of the professional Berlin dance scene. Besides a BA and two MA study programmes the Einstein Strategic Professorship in ¬ĽChoreography, Dance and Disability Arts¬ę, held by Claire Cunningham, has been established since 2023 at HZT. 

Nik Haffner danced in William Forsythe‚Äô company 1994 until 2000, he co-developed the media-publication Improvisation Technologies and has collaborated as freelance dance-artist with a.o. Jonathan Burrows and Christina Ciupke. As a guest he has taught a.o. for P.A.R.T.S. Brussels, TEAK Helsinki and Trinity Laban London. 

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