Laura is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Art, Music and Theatre Studies at Ghent University, where she is currently finishing her dissertation “The Motion Capture Imaginary: Digital renderings of dance knowledge”, which is the result of a 4-year research project funded by FWO.
Previously she held various positions: as a dramaturg at Theater Frascati; as an advisor for the Theatre and Dance Advisory Board board for the Amsterdam Art Fund; as a lecturer at the honours programme Theory and Research in the Arts at ArtEZ Institute for the Arts in Arnhem; and as a research and teaching assistant at Utrecht University. Laura holds a B.A. degree in Theatre, Film and Television studies from Utrecht University (2004) and earned her Research M.A. degree in Art Studies at the University of Amsterdam (2007).