After following an education at the Rotterdamse Dans Academie, Samantha van Wissen joined Rosas/Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker in 1991. Until 1997 she participated in many creations and performances, such as Ertz, Mozart Concert Arias, Woud and also toured repertory pieces (Rosas Danst Rosas, Achterland, Mikrokosmos). Since 1997, she has worked with Cie. ZOO/Thomas Hauert, doing most of the creations and tours for the productions Cows In Space, Pop-up Songbook, Verosimile, Jetzt, <5>, Walking Oscar.
She has given workshops at P.A.R.T.S. and is on the ImPulsTanz faculty since 2008.
Samantha kept on working with Rosas for repertory pieces like: Rosas danst Rosas, Achterland, Mozart concert Aria`s, Drumming and Elena`s Aria.