Gitta Wigro


Gitta Wigro is one of two co-directors at Independent Dance. She provides executive direction for ID, across organisational, creative and financial work.

Gitta has been working in dance management since 2000. Before joining ID in 2012, she worked for Arts Council England as a dance relationship manager in the London team, and was a key member of the Artist Development team at The Place for several years.
She also works as a programmer, curator, lecturer and mentor for international dance film projects, and will teach a module on dance film programming and curation for the new MA in screendance at London Contemporary Dance School from 2018.

Gitta trained and worked as a choreographer, dancer and teacher in England and Germany. She holds a BA from London Contemporary Dance School (1999) and an MA in choreography from Laban (2003).

For more information about Gitta’s work in dance film, visit her website at