Gintare is an independent dance artist based in Glasgow, Scotland. Originally from Lithuania, shes graduated from The Scottish School Of Contemporary Dance with a BA (Hons) degree in 2020.
As well as performing, Gintare had opportunity to further develop her passion for choreography in competition, mentored by Joan Clevillé and Tommy Small. Her work has been performed at Dundee Rep Theatre as part of Great Big Dance Show (2019), Irish Youth Dance Festival (2019), Dundee Food and Flower festival (2018) and various other events. Prior to studying dance, Gintare worked as a professional dancer in 2014 at A|CH Theatre, one of the most successful dance companies in Lithuania. During this time she had the rare opportunity to work with award-winning director-choreographer Anzelika Cholina and perform her work both nationally and internationally.
Gintare is currently a member of the Contemporary Dance Association in Lithuania, as well as the Dance Ireland organisation. With ten years of experience in Lithuanian folk dance and international projects, she has an active interest in experimental and physically demanding work.