Annika Schwarm is a freelance performer and theatre-maker based in Hamburg. In her performances BALZTÄNZE and A MURDER OF CROWS she explored the animal-human relationship and hybrid characters (Kampnagel 2015 and 2016). In 2019 her new performance MIEZEN: COPYCATS will celebrate its premiere with Hannah Wischnewski. She works and collaborates with numerous Hamburg and international artists and will soon be performing in Regina Rossi's installative dance piece 2LIPS at Kampnagel. In her joint performative research project BEYOND RE/PRODUKTION with Liz Rech, she deals thematically with the image of motherliness in the present. In March 2018 she gave birth to her son Avi.