Lea Martini studied contemporary dance and choreography in Arnhem at ArtEZ and in Amsterdam at the School for New Dance Development. She is a member of the White Horse Collective and the performance group Deter/Müller/Martini. Recent choreographic works include the transdisciplinary Tanzplage, the performance lecture Bacteria and in collaboration with choreographer Akiles the pain project. Lea also teaches workshops in various contexts and is part of dance projects with and for children and teens (HOUSE CLUB HAU, TuSch, Frankfurt University). As co-choreographer of the Hesch Affekte opera at Theater Freiburg, she worked with 70 fourth grade students and for the season opener 2017/18 of the Dampfzentrale Bern, she was rehearsal director and co-choreographer for a piece with amateur dancers.