Tijen Goosen Lawton

Tijen Lawton is a professional dancer, performer and teacher based in Belgium. Her career consists of 25 years of dancing, perfoming, touring and teaching all over the world with, amongst many others, an intense 15-year collaboration with Jan Lauwers / Needcompany.

Tijen is always creating and performing, both with her own solo work as in current collaborations with Mauro Paccagnella, Mokhallad Rasem, het Toneelhuis Antwerpen & Claudio Bernardo. She is constantly investigating and challenging her own body as an archive. The continuous questioning of the body as a communicative vessel plays an important role in her work.

Get to know Tijen better at www.wisper.be/interviews/tijen-lawton