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Bauke Lievens
Dramaturg, Writer, Educator -Belgium
Bauke Lievens studied Theatre Studies at UGent and Philosophy of Contemporary Art at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. She is a lecturer and researcher at the Drama department of KASK School of Arts in Ghent, where she is currently working on the two-year artistic research project The Circus Dialogues.
As a freelance dramaturg, Bauke works with various circus, dance and theatre companies such as Un Loup pour l’Homme and Floor Van Leeuwen (Schwalbe), among others.
Since 2015, she has also been making her own work, creating ANECKXANDER (2015) and Raphaël (2017) – both with Alexander Vantournhout. Bauke has published two books on artistic research in circus and is part of the editorial board of Rekto: Verso.