Anna Pehrsson received her education at Balettakademien in Stockholm and at Dansarutbildningen at the University of Dance, between 1997 and 2001. After her education she has been active as a freelance dancer in Denmark, Sweden, Germany and Switzerland. She worked at The City Theatre in Stockholm between the years 2005-2006 followed by a position at Alias Compagnie/ Guilherme Botelho in Switzerland. She has danced and collaborated with companies and choreographers such as Recoil Performing Group, Denmark, Christoph Winkler, Germany, Alexandra Waierstall, Germany and Deborah Hay, USA. During 2011-2013 she received her MA in dance and choreography at The University of Dance and Circus (DOCH) and started along with her own project Unthinkable objects, a close collaboration with the American, Sweden based choreographer, Rachel Tess, previous a dancer at Cullberg Ballet.