As a co-founder of the association Potpourri and the internationally renowned Streetdance Festival Flavourama in Salzburg, she took various educations throughout Europe, the US and Asia.
Besides being a dance teacher, she found her way into various productions of the company Hungry Sharks (2016-2020), which brought her to the USA, Croatia, Romania, Germany, Sweden and Italy. Other than that, she is one of four Red Bull Dance Opinion Leaders in Austria.
Highlights of 2019/20 were the premiere of her piece Houseward Bound and her participation at the Improvisation Festival SOUNDANCE in Berlin. In 2020 she was awarded with the Annual Grant of Performing Arts by the Country of Salzburg and with the 1st Prize of the Zero Project Art Competition. In 2021, her new production 4 A.M. will be premiered at imagetanz (brut Wien), furthermore she will be part of the interdisciplinary piece These.Three.Words by INFLUX, which has its debut at Sommerszene Salzburg.
RECENT HIGHLIGHTS OLIVIA
︎︎︎Scholarship of Performing Arts by the Country of Salzburg 2020
︎︎︎Performing at SOUNDANCE Festival Berlin, 2020
︎︎︎Performing at KORESPONDANCE Festival (CZ), 2020
︎︎︎Performing in the Underwater Dance Piece “Zeitgeist” by Hungry Sharks, 2019
In 2006 she co-founded the association Potpourri and afterwards the internationally renowned street dance festival Flavourama in Salzburg.
From 2015 - 2020 she has been touring as a dancer with the urban dance company Hungry Sharks in Europe, the USA and Sri Lanka.
She also performed in the works of Simon Mayer, Silke Grabinger and Amani Ramesy. Besides that, Farah is representing Austria as one of four Red Bull Dance Opinion Leaders. As a reward for her work, she was granted with several scholarships from BKA Austria and the city of Salzburg.
Highlights of 2019/20 were the co-creation of the dance production “ARIELLE”, the premiere of her piece “Houseward Bound” as well as touring in Sweden with a solo piece by Hungry Sharks. Most recently she received the scholarship danceWEB by Impulstanz Festival and was awarded with the 1st Prize of the Zero Project Art Competition.
RECENT HIGHLIGHTS FARAH
︎︎︎Touring with Dancenet Sweden with the solo piece “The Sky above, the Mud below” by Hungry Sharks, 2020
︎︎︎Solo “Urban Luzifer” - Rosalia Chladek Reenacted, Vienna, 2019
︎︎︎Performing in “Volxfest” by Simon Mayer & Teresa Distelberger, 2019
︎︎︎Performing in “Si(e)Si” by SILK Cie. & SILK Fluegge, 2019 & 2020