Andreea Novac

AREAL associated artist

Andreea Novac is a choreographer and performer based in Bucharest, Romania. Born in 1981, she
graduated Psychology (BA) and Choreography (BA, MA, PhD) at National University of Theatre and Film,
Bucharest. She started making her own work in 2008 and some of her performances were presented in
various national and international contexts. She participates regularly in dance, research, composition,
and improvisation workshops in Europe. Artistic residencies in Great Britain, Estonia, Netherlands, Italy,
Hungary, Luxembourg, France, Ireland, and Romania. She received a series of scholarships to participate
in the movement research workshops in Italy and Germany. She regularly teaches classes for
professional and amateur dancers, actors and works in theatre and film.

She is the co – founder of Developing Art Association and worked as an artistic consultant within National Dance Centre
Bucharest, co-curated Bucharest International Dance Film Festival in 2020 and was the artistic director of Caleido Festival in 2020, 2021, 2023. Since 2022 she is an associated artist at Areal.

She received the best choreography award for her MA graduation work offered by the National University of Theatre and
Film Bucharest and The Excellence Award offered by National Dance Centre Bucharest fort her
contribution to the development of contemporary dance in Romania.

portrait photo: Alberto Groșescu (portrait) | A truth and lie – photo Alina Ușurelu