Our team

About us

Very well trained teachers work in our team, each one is very concerned about the implementation of anatomical requirements. Focused on every specific field of expertise, our team brings you closer to the course contents in an inspiring way.

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Daria Höhener

Besides the Bewegungswelt she is actively involved in children’s dance. In the organisation daCi International, which belongs to the UNESCO, she leads the activities in Switzerland as president. In addition to her dancing activities, she holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics of the university of St.Gallen and is currently studying Business Innovation for her Master’s degree.

2016 – 2018: Training in physical education in preparation for the professional examination as a specialist in movement and health promotion with a federal certificate
2015 – 2017: Spiral Dynamics Expert Level Intermediate
2017 – 2019: Training and further education to become J+S Head of Gymnastics and Dance, J+S Head of Children’s Sports and J+S Coach
2015 – 2016: Training as certified children’s dance teacher

Knowledge of languages: Swiss German: mother tongue, English: advanced level, Italian: intermediate level, French: elementary level, Spanish: elementary level

Sara Marin

In addition to her teaching at the Bewegungswelt Sara works as a freelancer with her dance ensemble Pinion & Crown. With passion, will and humour she inspires her classes and focuses on the individual development of each student. She has choreographed for several festivals and competitions.

2019 Spiraldynamik® Expert Level Intermediate with Specific Med for Move
2012 certified Pilates trainer: mat and studio equipment
2012 Certified Aerial Yoga Trainer
2008 – 2010: Bachelor degree in dance at SEAD (Salzburg experimental Academy of Dance) in Salzburg
2004 – 2008: National Academy of Dance in Rome

Knowledge of languages: Italian: mother tongue, German: advanced level, English: advanced level.

Elenita Queiroz

Born in Brazil and living in Switzerland since 2016, Elenita Borges is a freelance choreographer, performer, dance teacher and cultural manager with more than 15 years of experience. Her knowledge includes Capoeira, Brazilian & African dances, folk dance, somatic technique, improvisation, contemporary dance and theatre.

2019 J+S Director Gymnastics and Dance
2016 – 2018 Master in Expanded Theatre at the University of Arts, Bern
2014 – 2015 Cultural management at SESC, Sao Paolo (Brazil)
1998 – 2003 Bachelor in Dance Pedagogy at the State University of Campinas (Brazil)

Conoscenze linguistiche: Portoghese: madrelingua, Tedesco: livello intermedio, Inglese: livello avanzato

Tiara Wibawa

Tiara started her Standard & Latin dance career at the age of five. Together with her brother, she is now one of the best Standard & Latin dancers in Europe. Besides teaching at the Bewegungswelt Tiara takes part in numerous international tournaments. Since 2015 she belongs to the active elite national team as Swiss Olympic Talent.

Tiara has completed a professional dance education in Denmark and is studying law at the University of Zurich.

Knowledge of languages: Swiss German: mother tongue, English: advanced level

Caroline Mazenauer

Caroline completed her professional dance training in Zurich and Stuttgart and has since danced in various productions such as “Saturday Night Fever, Das Musical” on the Walensee-stage, “Die Päpstin, Das Musical” at the Ludwigs Festspielhaus Füssen or “Das glaubst du ja wohl selbst nicht” at the Staatstheater Stuttgart. For the singer Patric Scott she performed in the music video “Nothing To Prove” as well as for the Swiss film premiere of “The Greatest Showman”. Since 2013 she has been teaching various dance styles in Switzerland and abroad.

2019 J+S Head of Gymnastics and Dance
2015 – 2017 Professional Dance Academy Stuttgart
2014 – 2015 Basic training stage dance ZTTS Zurich

Knowledge of languages: Swiss German: mother tongue, English: advanced level.

Katie Hunter

Katie is a Yoga-Alliance teacher with many years of yoga experience in London. She has a university degree in biology and is a secondary school teacher. She completed her first yoga training in London and was taught by Baron Baptiste teachers Claire Este-Macdonald and Gregor Singleton. Subsequently she completed the pregnancy yoga training with Uma Dinsmore. She recently completed her yoga teacher training with “Live, Love, Teach” co-founders Phillip Urso and Stacey Dockins.

Katie has completed a 500 hour yoga training course in London. She has also completed the pregnancy yoga training.

Knowledge of languages: English: mother tongue, German: elementary level.