Arnhild Staal Pettersen s a Norwegian dance artist based in Trondheim. Arnhild is educated from Danshögskolan (now DOCH) in Stockholm (1997-2000) and NTNU in Trondheim (2001-2003). She has completed a yoga teacher training in Gokarna Karnataka India (2007) and a management training program for «the Women of Art» initiated by the Culture Ministry of Norway (2012-2013). Arnhild works as Manager at DansiT – Regional Centre for Dance in Trondheim & Mid-Norway (, she runs Inclusive Dance Company ( together with Tone Pernille Østern and the Dance Theatre 55+ as part of the Culture Unit in Trondheim. Arnhild has worked with different choreographers / companies and art projects, as well as developing the terms of the dance field in Trondheim for almost twenty years. Arnhild is performer in fieldworks' distant voices.