For me, to teach is to exchange information. I consider my teaching an integrated part of my artistic practice. I hold a firm belief in each individual’s innate physical knowledge, will, ability and creativity.
She is Associate Professor at The Norwegian College of Dance (NDH) in Oslo, where she teaches regulralry and has developed and overssees the current BA Program in Dance Performance.
She has also guestthought at The Oslo National Academy for the Arts (KHiO) and University of Stavanger as well as at PRODA in Oslo, among others. She gives open classes and workshops when touring with her performances, where students can learn her methods and repertory and meet selected company members.
In addition Kari is a saught after advisor and sensor and regurlarly provides advise, statements and recommendations, including considering candidates for the Norwegian Program for Aritistic Research at KHiB, UiS , KHiO, Musikkhøgskolen, and others.
Here is a video from the Norwegian College of Dance showcasing the BA in Dance program Kari has developed, including excerpts of her technique class and excerpts of her piece “Pretty Ugly” created for BA graduating class of 2013: