2017 Research Studios at P.A.R.T.S. Brussels

2007 Diploma in Contemporary Dance from the Royal Dance Academy in Madrid

2007 Workshops at Movement Research, New York

2006 BA in Audiovisual Communication from the Complutense University of Madrid

2005 Guess student in D.A.N.C.E. (Dance Apprentice Network aCross Europe), Brussels

2003 Music studies in the Escuela de Música Creativa in Madrid


Dragon, rest your head on the seabed (2018)

Dance piece for six synchronized swimmers to be performed in a swimming pool.

A collaboration with Federico Vladimir Strate Pezdirc.

Produced by Veranos de la Villa Festival, Madrid.

Reverse Dragon Test (2018)

Dance solo

Produced by P.A.R.T.S. Brussels.

Songs of Hain (2017)

Film + instalation

A collaboration with Federico Vladimir Strate Pezdirc.

With the support of Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Gas Natural Fenosa (A Coruña, Spain), NAVE (Santiago de Chile) and TanzHaus Zurich.

Introducing The Star (2015)

Dance solo + film + music album

A collaboration with Federico Vladimir Strate Pezdirc.

With the support of Comunidad de Madrid, TanzHaus Zurich, Graner / Mercat de les Flors, La Casa Encendida, CA2M Móstoles and RedicencYoyo Zeimiai-Lithuania.

EJECT (2012)

Audiovisual dance trio

With the support of PACT Zollverein and Comunidad de Madrid.

Selected in the Spanish overseas catalogue AECID.

EDIT (2011)

Solo + video installation

With the support of TanzFabrik Berlin, La Casa Encendida and  Comunidad de Madrid.


2019 & 2016. Visiting lecturer: annual seminar on New technologies applied to choreography at CSDMA (Royal Dance Conservatory Madrid).

2017. Workshop inside the program Programa sin créditos organized by Selina Blasco, Lila Insúa and Comunidad de Madrid

2013. Workshop To create / to dialogue in the context of XXVII Choreographic Context, Madrid

2010 - 2015. Several dance improvisation and real time composition workshops in MOVLAB (Madrid), San Salvador (El Salvador), Porto Alegre (Brazil), Montevideo (Uruguay) and Asunción (Paraguay).


Hydra (2018)

Choral exercise for non theatrical spaces.

A collaboration between Federico Vladimir Strate Pezdirc, Janet Novás, Anaël Snoek and Félix Fernández.

Developed at Resarch Studios, P.A.R.T.S., Brussels; Residencias Paraíso and Salmon Festival / MACBA Barcelona.

Gender Travel (2014)

Durational performance

With the support of Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía. Developed inside the european funded project Performing Gender.

Going Nowhere Together (2014)

Research project

With the support of La Casa Encendida (Madrid) and CA2M (Mostoles, Comunidad de Madrid).

Diptyque (2011)


Developed during the project ChoreoRoam Europe. Presented in Atelier PACT Zollverein, Essen.

Daba Pruft / LINK IN BIO (2010-ongoing)

Series of performative durational concerts

Presented in MKII Gallery, London; and Teatro Pradillo, Madrid.


SGAE Scholarship for studies abroad 2017

Finalist for the Italian Ubu Prize (best music project category) for the music created for Alessandro Sciarroni’s Aurora.

Finalist for the Miquel Casablancas prize, 2016 with Introducing The Star: the sanctuary for the deceased sisters.

Selected for the European project Performing Gender 2014, which took place in Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (Madrid).

Selected for the European project ChoreoRoam Europe 2011, organized by The Place (London), Operaestate Festival Veneto (Bassano del Grappa), Dansateliers (Rotterdam), Zagreb Dance Center (Zagreb) and Choreographic Contest (Madrid).

Selected for Geneva Sessions 2011, an interdisciplinary research and international platform led by Gilles Jobin
Second Prize in the choreographic contests ADAE (Madrid) and DanSalt (Girona), 2007.

Artistic residency prize in the XIX Choreographic Contest, Madrid, 2007.


2020 Dancer in Ingrid Berger Myhre’s “In other words” produced by Arts Council Norway

2019 Original and live music, external eye in Janet Novás’s “Imaginé cinco cuerpos y ninguno era el mío” premiered at Veranos de la Villa Madrid

2019 Original and live music, performer in SomosDanza’s “La increíble historia de un cuerpo desplegable” produced and premiered in Teatros del Canal, Madrid

2019 Original music and external eye in Manuel Rodríguez’s “Body on Paper” premiered at Salmon Festival, Barcelona

2018. Original music for the piece “Avalanche” by Marco D’Agostin. Co-produced and premiered in Rencontres Chorégraphiques (Paris).

2017. Original music for the piece “The Olympic Games” by Marco D'Agostin and Chiara Bersani. Coproduced and premiered in K3, Kampnagel (Hamburg).

2016. Original and live music for the piece Blue colored sequence by Manuel Rodriguez. Presented in MACBA Museum (Barcelona).

2015. Original music for the piece “Aurora” by Alessandro Sciarroni. Finalist for the Italian Ubu Prize (best music project category). With the support of Fondation d'enterprise Hermès, Mercat de les Flors, Kunstenfestivaldesarts, VOORUIT

2015. Original music for the piece “TOMBO(Y)LA” by Amy Bell, shown at Wellcome Collection (London).

2014. Original music for the piece “You don't know how lucky you are” by Alessandro Sciarroni. Produced and premiered in Biennale di Danza di Venezia

2013. Original and live music, casting and training for the pice “Untitled” by Alessandro Sciarroni. Co-production Biennale de la danse / Maison de la Danse de Lyon - Mercat de les Flors/Graner, Barcelona - Dance Ireland. International tour, among others: TBA (Portland, Oregon), biPOD (Beirut, Lebanon), Panorama (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), July Dans (Amsterdam), Festival d’Automne (Paris, France), Tanz im August (Berlin), Mercat de les Flors (Barcelona).

2013. Original music for the piece “I wanna dance with somebody” by Alessandro Sciarroni. Produced and premiered in Biennale di Danza di Venezia

2013. Sound design for Marcos Morau (La Veronal), in a commission piece for Norrdans (Härnösand, Sweden).

2012. Original music, performer and casting for the piece “FOLK-S” by Alessandro Sciarroni. With the support of Inteatro, Amat-Civitanova Danza, Centrale Fies. International tour, among others: Kunsten Festival Des Arts (Brussels), ImpulsTanz (Vienna), Israel Festival (Jerusalem), 104 (Paris), Stuck (Leuven, Belgium), Hong Kong Arts Festival, Cross the Line Festival (New York), TBA (Portland, Oregon, USA), Festival d’Automne (Paris, France).

2011. Original music for “Cow’s Theory” by Cecilia Lisa Eliceche, with the support of STUK (Leuven, Belgium).

2011. Dancer in “Evil Bodies” by Christoph Winkler. Premiered in Sophiensæle, Berlin.

2009. Dancer in “Lonesome cowboy” by Philippe Saire. Premiered in Lausanne (Switzerland). International tour.

2008. Dancer in “Il faut que je m'absente” by Philippe Saire. Premiered in Lausanne (Switzerland). International tour.

2007. Dancer in “Frankenstein!” by ALIAS compagnie. Co-produced and premiered in Grand Theatre, Geneve (Switzerland)



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Pablo Esbert Lilienfeld (Madrid, 1981). Choreographer, musician and dancer.

I completed Research Studios program at P.A.R.T.S. Brussels. I hold a BA in Audiovisual Communication Studies from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a degree in Contemporary Dance from the Real Conservatorio Profesional de Danza de Madrid.

My work was selected by the European network Aerowaves, in the AECID overseas catalogue and presented in contexts such as PACT Zollverein; FIDCU Montevideo; TEFAF Maastricht; Reina Sofía Museum or La Alhóndiga, Bilbao.

Since 2014 I collaborate with my husband, the visual artist Federico Vladimir Strate Pezdirc. Together we cover a tangled web of visual arts, documentary, electronic music, performance and dance. Our work has been presented in visual and live arts contexts like CA2M, Madrid; Santarcangelo Festival, Italy; Kasseler DokFest, Kassel; MACBA, Barcelona; Queer Lisboa; NAVE, Chile or Kunstraum, London.

Since 2012 I collaborate with the Italian choreographer Alessandro Sciarroni, awarded Venice Biennale’s Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement 2019. I collaborate as a musician with Chiara Bersani, Marco D’Agostin, Manuel Rodríguez, Janet Novás or Amy Bell as well.