Miriam Kaya

Dancer/Apprentice

Miriam was born in Hamburg, Germany. She has a background in gymnastics, where she successfully participated in national and international competitions. Through her time as a gymnast her interest in dance got awakened and she started dancing in a private school in her home town.

In 2014 she began her pre-education in contemporary dance at Gymnasium Essen Werden in west of Germany. After graduating from high school, she started her professional education at Zurich University of the Arts (Bachelor in Contemporary Dance).

During her studies she has danced in works from Itzik Galili, Barak Marshall, Ihsan Rustem, Adrijana Dancevska amongs others.

As part of the third year of her education in Zurich Miriam joins Norrdans for the Season 2018/19 as an apprentice.