THE SOPOT DANCE THEATRE
The Sopot Dance Theatre, previously known as Okazjonalny Theatre, was started by a couple of certified dancers, choreographers and members of the Polish Actors’ Association (ZASP): Joanna Czajkowska and Jacek Krawczyk, who started their artistic co-operation in 1998.
The Sopot Dance Theatre has completed and performed over twenty spectacles, including e.g. “Art Cafe”, “Aromaty” (Aromas), “Signum Temporis”, “Viva la Vida”, “HelikopterTanz Streichquartett” (Helicopter Tanz Streichquartett), “Kwadrat. Wersja 6” (The Square. Version 6), “Alchemik Halucynacji” (The Alchemist of Hallucination), as well as “D-KOD-R”, “BIO-OBIEKT.INTRO” (BIO – OBJECT. INTRO), which the theatre presented on many modern dance and alternative theatre festivals both in Poland (including Gdańsk, Kraków, Warszawa, Poznań, Łódź, Szczecin, Olsztyn, Lublin, and Wrocław) and abroad (among others, the Czech Republic, Portugal, Germany, Lithuania, the Belarusian Republic, Romania and Sweden.
Critics have often written about Okazjonalny Theatre in a range of professional magazines such as the Polish Teatr, Scena, or the German BalletTanz, presenting it as one of the leading Polish dance theatres.