Sławek Bendrat

artistic director / playwright / actor/ teacher

Sławek Bendrat, was  born in Poland in 1980. He began as a member of the Polish National team of Sport Acrobatics. After completing ballet training at the Ballet School in Poznan, he danced for five years in Polish Dance Theatre-Poznan Ballet in Poznan. He was engaged as a dancer at the Theater Nordhausen, at the Lucerne Theater under Verena Weiss and the Ballet National de Marseille at Frederic Flamand. Since 2009, Slawek Bendrat has based himself in Bern and is working as a freelance dancer, choreographer and dance teacher in New Dance Academy, Bern. His  solo dance performance PINKU CHIRASHI  was at Baltic Movement  Contest in 2010 and awarded the  prize for contemporary dance solos. In 2011 he founded PINK MAMA THEATRE with Dominik Krawiecki.

Own Choreography 

Shaved Town

2019 Fashion

2018 The Boy and Death

2017 Tojo Theater Bern
Jungle Premiere 14.12.2017

2017 Tanzlounge Bern
Gottesmütter, Premiere 16.07.2017

2016 Grosse Halle Bern
Olympiade, Premiere 24.09.2016

2016 Centrum Inicjatyw Artystycznych, Wroclaw Poland
Zielonooki, Premiere 28.05.2016

2015 MAAT Festival, Lublin Polen
La femme de service, Premiere 06.12.2015

2015 Dampfzentrale Bern
DYNASTIE, Premiere 20.02.2015

2014 Dampfzentrale Bern
PSITTACUS ERITHACUS, Premiere 28.03.2014 

2013 Heimspiel Dampfzentrale Bern
“Freaks” Pink Mama Theatre, Premiere 09.02.2013

2012 Schloss Köniz
“Ariel oder Swinger’s Planets” Pink Mama Theatre, Premiere 7.09.2012 

2012 Tojo Theater
„afterparty“ Pink Mama Theatre

2012 Schloss Köniz
“swinger’s planets” Premiere 7.09.2012

2012 Tojo Theater
„afterparty“ Pink Mama Theatre

2011 Werkstatt 14a Bern
„escort“ Pink Mama Theatre

2010 Theater Winkelweise Zürich
Fligen,schwimmen,gehen…
 
2010 Gdansk Klub Zak
Pinku Chirashi 

2009 Impart Centrum Wroclaw
Yugoboy com
 
2009 Ballet National de Marseille
Le Monque 

2006-07 UG Luzerner Theater
Gier
Dobranoc Polsko
Erste Blick

2005 Ballet Nordhausen
Crave

Engagements (selection)

2012-2013 Bern Ballett
U. A. Cathy Marston, chor. Johan Inger “Walking Mad”
 
2007-2009 Ballet National de Marseille
U.A. von: Frederic Flamand, Nacho Duato, Yasu Endo, Lucinda Childs

2005-2007 Luzerner Theater-Tanztheater
U.A. von: Verena Weiss, Koffie Koko, Anna Sokolov, Serge Campardon

2004-2005 Ballet Nordhausen
U.A. von: Jutta Woerne

2000-2004 Polish Tanztheatre-Pozen Ballet
U.A. von: Virpi Pahkinnen, Ewa Wycichowska, Yossi Berg, Iwona Pasinska

Projects

2011 Tel Aviv
Intensive Gaga Workshop-Batsheva Dance Company
 
SIWIC Schweizeriches Internationaler Weiterbildungskurs  in Choreographie  Zurich 2010 / 2009 / 2007 / 2006

Theatre

2011 Vlamsee Oper -Antwerp
Herodiade – regie Joachim Schlömer  – Solitänzer

2002 TVP Theater Warszawa
regie Krystyna Janda – Tänzer 

Film / Video

“Brief a Misäüber” – Musikvideo von Tommy Vercettii (2011 Bern)
Id –    Regie: Dominik Krawiecki/Sławek Bendrat –
Kamera: Blazej Tomaszewski (Marseille 2009)

Preis

2010 Baltic Movement Contest Gdansk for solo dance performance “Pinku Chirashi”