director, production manager
Mgr. Marta Lajnerová
Graduated at the High School of Pedagogy in Prague, the Music faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague/ Dpt. of Dance theory/; she studied 5 semesters of supplementary studies of dance pedagogy for elementary artistic schools at Duncan Centre conservatory in Prague.
In 1997, she became a coordinator of the free association of non-profit artistic and cultural organizations, which cooperated on establishing the first conception of national cultural policy. The same year she began her long-lasting cooperation with the association TANEC PRAHA. She first worked as a Documentary Centre manager and since 1999 as a production manager of the festival TANEC PRAHA. In 2000 she got appointed as co-director, in autumn 2006 as the director of the festivals TANEC PRAHA and Czech Dance Platform festival. As a deputy of TANEC PRAHA - civic association, she cooperates with some important international networks, above all IETM (Informal European Theatre Meeting), Aerowaves or TDE (Trans Danse Europe).
Along with all mentioned activities, since 1998, she works mainly as project manager for the dance and music. In 2007 became mamber of movement Vize tance.
Since 2009 Marta works for The Theatre Institute as a project coordinator, she is directing the festival of Dance Movies and managing production for 420PEOPLE.