Olga Labovkina - dance artist, choreographer and director.
Graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet (Saint Petersburg), MA "Scientific and creative laboratory compositions of modern forms of dance" (2011-2013).
From 2008 to 2018, founder and artistic director of the KARAKULI Dance Theater (Minsk, Belarus). Pieces created there were presented at the Susanne Dellal Center (Tel Aviv, Israel), Teatri de Vita (Bologna, Italy), Monsun Theater (Hamburg, Germany), the Center. Meyerhold (MOSCOW), Yekaterinburg Opera and Ballet Theatre, Voronezh Opera and Ballet Theatre.
As a dancer and choreographer, she created projects at the residences of the KORZO Art Production Company (Netherlands), Vitlycke - Center for Performing Arts (Sweden), reSITE & KUNSTrePUBLIK - Center for Art and Urbanistik (Germany), Ponec Theater (Czech Republic). As a guest choreographer she collaborated with Tanzcompagnie Giessen (Germany), Zurich University of Arts (Switzerland), Krasnodar Regional Musical Theatre (Russia).
Winner of the Competition for young choreographers of the Context festival. Diana Vishneva 2017.