Nataša Novotná


After graduating from Janáček conservatoire in Ostrava, Czech Republic,
Nataša danced with the Nederlands Dans Theater 2, Gothenburg Ballet and
Nederlands Dans Theatre 1 between years 1997 – 2007. During this period
she worked with the world’s most known choreographers including Jiří Kylián,
Ohad Naharin, Mats Ek and many others. Returning to her country as a free-
lance dancer, participating in various dance projects world wide, including
work with Tero Saarinen company in Finland or with Sadler’s Wells production
featuring Sylvie Guillem.
Nataša co-founded a contemporary dance company 420PEOPLE in Prague,
where for a decade active as a dancer, choreographer and executive director
until 2017.
Nataša is based in Prague, where recently founded the Kylian Fund Prague,
focusing on the support of the contemporary dance and related genres.
She is teaching Gaga since summer 2017, introducing the language to the
region by holding her regular Gaga people Prague classes and Gaga dancers for the local