Choreographing is like dreaming with my eyes open...
Graduated at Rotterdam Dance Academy / Codarts.
She danced with Danish Dance Theatre, Gulbenkian Ballet, Random Dance, Djazzex, Nürnberg Ballet a.o
Her first choreography Aquasomnia won an award for originality of movement vocabulary and outstanding movement quality in the choreographic competition U30 in Cologne in 2010.
She choreographed for the Noverre Society in Stuttgart for dancers of Stuttgart Ballet.
After seeing her work, Kevin Haigen invited her to choreograph for the National Youth Ballet in Hamburg of John Neumeier.
For Korzo & NDT's program Here We live and Now she made PLAY DEAD (2014) and DOUBLEYOU (2015).
She also created for Conny Janssen's Danslokaal3 and for Toneelschool Maastricht.
In 2016 Wubkje received the BNG Bank Dance Award for choreographic talent.
Her duet DOUBLEYOU toured as part of Korzo's Dansclick18, and was invited at TANZPLATFORM BERN.
For IJS&VIS, an immersive theatre production by Firma Mes & Het Nationale Toneel and Korzo, directed by Thomas Schoots, Wubkje developed the choreography as part of the storyline.
MAHL3 was created for the National Youth Ballet of John Neumeier and was invited by Tim Rushton to perform at Copenhagen Summer Dance. MAHL3 was also danced at the gala of Tanzkongress Hannover 2016
For the program Juniors Go Dutch of The Dutch National Ballet Junior Company,
Wubkje made the duet Mångata, which was performed alongside works of Hans van Manen, Rudi van Dantzig, Toer van Schaijk, Juanjo Arques and Peter Leung.
Recently she made her first choreographed concert for children; Cloudwalkers, commissioned by The Philharmonie Luxembourg, featuring dancers and musicians.
Dantzaz invited her to create a new work for them, YOUth , which will be performed alongside works by Galili, Claxton, Ninarello.
For the NJO Muziekzomer she choreographed EYE TO EYE to Pårt and Schnittke. In this special event brother Timothy van Poucke (dancer) and sister Ella van Poucke (cello) performed on stage together.
Ted Brandsen, artistic director of Dutch National Ballet invited her to choreograph for the Gala of the Dutch National Ballet. Wubkje made the duet Two and Only for dancers Marijn Rademaker and Timothy van Poucke to live music of Michael Benjamin.
Upcoming: new creation for Danish Dance Theatre, alongside work of Didy Veldman.