Marina Rützler lives as a freelance dancer and dance pedagogue in Vienna, Austria. Born in 1994 in the western part of Austria, she started dancing Ballet, Jazz and Modern Dance at a young age. Marina received her professional dance education at Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna, where she graduated in summer 2017. As part her education she spent six month at Dans och Cirkus Högskolan in Stockholm, Sweden for an exchange semester. She was part of many projects as a dancer and choreographer during her study and continued working on own pieces together with other professionals, showing their pieces e.g. at MQ summer of movement, tanzunplugged (CH), tanz*hotel Vienna and Theatermuseum Vienna. Moreover she is part of „tanz.coop“ ensemble and performed in “Perfect Stranger” and “Smokey Hugs & Cappuchino” in Austria and abroad. With „IchbinOK“ Dance Company – a mixed Company of professionals and dancers with Trisomy21 she performed in Dschungel Wien and Festspielhaus St. Pölten. Since March 2019 Marina is also part of Pop up Collectiv (PUC).
She is actively teaching regular classes and workshops in the field of Contemporary Dance, Jazz and Ballet.