Birthplace: Leuven, Belgium
Johanna Tengan started dancing in her hometown Zaventem in Belgium. She pursued a professional education at ArtEZ university of the arts in Arnhem, The Netherlands. Upon leaving school she collaborated with choreographers Ann Van den Broek and Marina Mascarell. She then went on to join Mute Comp. physical theatre where she worked with Kasper Ravnhøj. Johanna also developed her own work in several residency spaces and has been supported by Dansateliers Rotterdam and Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art. Besides dance Johanna enjoys reading and has a great interest in music.
Johanna Tengan joined Cullberg season 2019/2020.