Milan Tomásik (SL)

MILAN TOMÁsIK, born in Slovakia, currently lives and works in Slovenia. He studied dance at the Conservatory J. L. Bellu in Banská Bystrica and at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. In 2004, he graduated from P.A.R.T.S, the international dance school in Brussels. Since 2006, he has started making his own work: dance solo Within, Baga-Basta in collaboration with Alexander Gottfarb, the solo Off-Beat, documentary-dance film Off-beat live in collaboration with Stanislav Dobák (2014). Milan Tomásik has collaborated with several choreographers: Eva Weissmann (2000-2005), Iztok Kova?s company En-Knap (2005), Maja Delak and Mala Kline (2005), Snjeana Premu (2007), Barbara Novakovi? Kolenc (2007). He is a co-founder and active member of Les SlovaKs Dance Collective, the company based in Brussels. With them, he created three dance performances (Opening Night, Journey Home and Fragments), and from 2007 performed and toured in Europe, Africa, China, America. In 2014 he founded Milan Tomásik & Co and created a dance performance for six dancers Hunting season, which is currently on tour and a piece for four dancers called Silver Blue.