Katarina Wester, a native of Stockholm Sweden, received her training and graduated from the Royal Swedish Ballet School. She danced with the Royal Swedish Ballet and the Gothenburg Ballet for 16 years before moving to the US. In the United States Katarina worked as a dancer, teacher, choreographer and ballet mistress for 21 years.
Katarina relocated to The Netherlands in 2010 and holds the position of senior teacher and career coach at the dance department at The Royal Conservatoire in The Hague.
In addition she is an international guest teacher, studies Dance medicine and Science and has developed a Physical Conditioning program for dancers.