Brigitta Herrmann Performer, Choreographer, and Dance / Movement Educator with over Fifty years of cumulative experience in building community through dance/movement and performance. Anchored in the Mary Wigman tradition of dance, her work expresses her cross cultural roots. She is co-founder of MOTION, Berlin, Germany, and in the U.S., Group Motion Multi Media Dance Theater and Ausdruckstanz Dance Theater, in Philadelphia, PA. Her passion and commitment to awareness practices and transformation are reflected in her work.
Herrmann is co-founder-director and facilitator of the highly acclaimed Group Motion Workshop , locally, nationally, and internationally. an interactive, improvisational dance workshop active in Philadelphia since 1971.
Herrmann’s dance art exceeds over 100 performance works and collaborations,
presented locally, nationally and in Europe. Her artistic work has been recognized by the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.