Petr Hastik

Choreograf, Tänzer, Performer

Petr Hastik, is a choreographer, dancer and performer from Czech Republic. He studied dance theater and dance pedagogy in the Duncan Centre Conservatory, in Prague, and Modern Dance in Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen, Germany. Since he was 4 and over 15 years, he took part in the Czech dance folklore ensemble Hradistan.

In 2011 Petr became a member of Neuer Tanz/VA Wölfl in Düsseldorf, performing regularly in Germany (Mousontrum, Kampnagel, Düsseldorf) and other countries such as France (Théâtre de la Ville, Théâtre National de Bretagne, Pavillon Noir in Aix-en-Provence), Mexico and Portugal. In 2014 he starts his collaboration with the artist and choreographer Tino Sehgal. He also has been guest performer at Münchner Kammerspiele in the production “New Beginnings” by Alex Giesche, and collaborated with the company Gintersdorfer/Klaßen in “Erniedrigung ist nicht das Ende der Welt“ (Skulptur Projekte Münster) and Meyer-Pavillon (in the frame of Kunstfest Weimar 2019). Currently he is working with NRW based artists Reut Shemesh, Ben J. Riepe, Enis Turan and Tatraum Projekte Schmidt. Petr is also active with his own artistic development as a choreographer and creator.