Anton Lachky is one of the co-founders of Les Slovaks and is well known for his:
PUZZLE WORK WORKSHOP
The intensive will be divided in a technical class 11am-12:30 and an afternoon of " Puzzle Work".
The technical class will be very demanding physically.
It will focus on:
Full control of all the body through complex combinations,
Development of coordination and awareness while dancing wildly.
Efficiency of the body while working on the speed with clarity.
Enjoyment and playfulness.
The second part of the workshop will be Puzzle Work construction.
Where he will share his individual complex system of constructing original physical phrases.
Born in 1982, Anton started to dance at the age of 5, in the folk dance company Maly Vtácnik. He continued his dance education at the J.L.Bellu Conservatory in Banská Bystrica, where he collaborated with friends and also participated in M.A.P.A. (Moving Academy for Performing Arts).
From there he went on to train at the University of Bratislava in 2001, followed by further training at P.A.R.T.S., headed by A.Teresa de Keersmeaker (Belgium).
Anton became member of Akram Khan Company in March 2004 and followed long international tour of "MA" (48 countries all over the world) for two years.
His teaching activities are wide ranging, he has been invited in most of the european countries and has been teaching in Asia and North and South America too.
Anton Lachky is co-founder of Les SlovaKs Dance Collective. They created their first piece "Opening Night" in 2006 and premiered it in October 2007.
As a choreographer, Anton Lachky created different pieces. "Mind a Gap" (2013) was his first autonomous creationand it toured all over the world.
As a guest choreographer he made "Softandhard" - Helsinki City Theater, "Heaven is the place" - Prague DOT 504, "Perfect Day To Dream" (which won best choreography of 2012 in Iceland) - Iceland Dance Company, "Kids in a play" (nominated for the best choreography) - Zagreb, "Sens Interdit" - Bodhi Project (SEAD), "Magical Road" - St-Gallen. In 2014 he will create "wonderland" for the Gottenborg Ballet and choreographies for the Biennale of Venice, and for the Scottish dance theater.
Please note, if you are doing the workshop you can attend the 9:30am YOGA class at a bargain rate: £7 (instead of £13)
Book two workshops and get 10% off the Early Bird Price!