What Moves You? @ Erke Roosen


Erke Roosen: Dancer
Bergen op Zoom (The Netherlands)

What Moves You?
“Life moves me. People, animals, vibes, feelings; all of it and more gives me the urge to move and dance.”

Erke Roosen studied at the Royal Conservatory in the Netherlands for 7 years, where she got her BFA in Dance. After that she started off her career with an apprenticeship at Netherlands Dance Theater 2, where she performed works of Ohad Naharin and Alexander Ekman. In 2011, she moved to New York to study at Peridance Capezio Center with Igal Perry. Erke started as an apprentice with the Peridance Contemporary Dance Company and danced for PCDC for 3 years. Erke has worked with several companies/projects such as: Gwen Rakotovao Company, NYFWM 2017, OfBones, iKADA Contemporary Dance Company, , MTV international “Say it in Song”, Keiko Fujii Dance Company. Currently, Erke is dancing with JP Dance Group and freelancing as a model in NYC.

For more: http://www.erkeroosen.com

Photo Credits: Theik Smith (blue leotard); David Perkins (kitchen); Luc Jean Baptiste (subway); Victor Leon (b&w)