Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Unn Faleide earned a BA in Contemporary Dance from the Amsterdam School of the Arts in 2014. She has performed in projects created by various choreographers within and beyond the frame of her education, including Lisa Vereertbrugghen and Clara Amaral (SNDO alumni).
Season 2013/2014 Unn Faleide was an apprentice in Cullbergbaletten, where she performed in works by choreographers such as Jefta van Dinther and Benoît Lachambre. In 2015 she became a member of the company and has since performed in pieces by Eszter Salamon, Edouard Lock, Mattias Andersson, Deborah Hay, Ludvig Daae, Eleanor Bauer, Ian Kaler and Alma Söderberg.
Unn received the DanceWeb Scholarship and participated in the program during the summer of 2018 with Florentina Holzinger and Meg Stuart as mentors.