Hilde Rustad

    • Professor
  • Institutt for scenekunst
  • School of Arts, Design and Media


Hilde Rustad works as professor at Kristiania University College, and her teaching is within BA in dance. She teaches dance improvisation, contact improvisation, theoretical subjects and performance work. Her PhD dissertation is titled “Dance to your own music? An analysis of dance improvisation and contact improvisation as tradition, interpretation and lived experience”. 

Rustad has written articles and book chapters published in national and international journals and books. Her main research interests are within the areas of dance improvisation, contact improvisation, dance and age, dance in physical education, bodily knowledge and phenomenology.

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