ute pliestermann, born 1975, studied contemporary dance at the opleiding moderne theaterdans (amsterdam school of the arts, ahk, nl) and the alvin ailey school in nyc, usa. she worked e.g. with andrea bozic, roos van geffen (nl), ilona pászthy (cologne dance prisze 2003), milla koistinen and the tanzcompany rubato in berlin.

she was a member of the cie. toula limnaios from 2006 until 2010 and rejoined the ensemble in 2015 as assistant. she successfully completed the socio-cultural masters program at the viadrina european university in frankfurt/ oder with a master of arts in early 2016.