Photo by Tim Summers

Petra Zanki

Petra Zanki is award-winning Croatian-American choreographer based in Seattle WA. She was granted multiple residencies and her works have been performed across Europe, Canada, UK, Australia, and the US, to critical and audience acclaim. In the US, she presented works at PS122/Coil festival, Dixon Place, La Mama, WOW Café Theatre, On the Boards, 12 Ave Arts/Washington Ensemble Theatre, Base, and at Velocity Dance Center, and has received residencies awards from The University of Washington School of Dance, Velocity, Base Artist Residency in 2017 and 2018, James Ray Residency Award in 2018, and was nominated for the NEA Creativity Connects Fellowship in 2018. Growing up in Croatia during the war, Petra’s main interest remains transformation of pain into landscapes of beauty for the benefit of humanity.

Past Classes & Events

Movement Research at the Judson Church

November 19, 2018