Amie Mbye

Amie Mbye (Oslo, 1993) is a dancer and teacher specialising in Afro-modern and urban dance, and a member of the Aïda Colmenero Dïaz company, with which she has worked in numerous theatres and festivals.

Currently, she is the Dance Ambassador for Dansens Dager in Norway. It is the first time a Norwegian woman of African descent has received this honour.

She began her career in the Tabanka Dance Ensemble, Norway’s first African and Afro-Caribbean dance company. She graduated in dance art and choreography from the College of Dance Art, in Oslo.

Amie Mbye has an impressive artistic range and expresses great social commitment through her work. She has become a role model for many young artists through her pedagogical and multidisciplinary creative projects.