Jozef Fruček


A founding member of RootlessRoot. He graduated from the Academy of Music and Theater of Bratislava, completing his PhD Thesis in 2002.

During 2002-2005 Fruček was a member of Wim Vandekeybus’ Ultima Vez,
creating Blush (stage and film versions) and Sonic Boom.
During 2005-2006 he collaborated with the Royal Flemish Theater in
Brussels (KVS) on his own work.

In 2006 he and Linda Kapetanea formed RootlessRoot as a vehicle for their
own productions, research and teaching.

Together with Kapetanea Frucek is developing the research program of
Fighting Μonkey – an applied methodology of martial arts in the education 
of dancers, actors and movement practitioners. They regularly give workshops 
at international festivals and in vocational schools.

From 2006-2011 both Fruček and Kapetanea were on the teaching faculty
at the Athens State School for Dance. Since 2012 Frucek is member of the
teaching personnel of the University Ludwik Solski State Drama School 
of Krakow in Poland.

Teaching

AMDA Academy of Dance and Theater of Bratislava, Slovakia
PARTS, Jette Dance Studio, Brussels, Belgium
SEAD – Salzbourg, Austria
ImPulsTanz, Vienna, Austria
Tanzquartier Vienna, Austria
Dance Theatre Department of the State Drama School, Bytom Art Station Poznan, Poland
Danscentrum, Stockholm, Sweden
Festival Deltebre Dansa, Spain
Dies De Dansa, Barcelona, Spain
Budapest State Dance School, Hungary
Le Lido De Toulous, Toulouse, France
Flik Circus school Torino, Torino, Italy
DOCH University of Dance and Circus, Stockholm, Sweden
Arsenale de la danza, Venice Biennale, Italy
Art Station Poznan, Poland
Studio 303, Montreal, Canada
Love in, Toronto, Canada
La Rafinerie, Brussels, Belgium
Ultima Vez studio, Brussels, Belgium


Projects

You Are Not The One Who Shall Live LongCollective Loss of Memory100 Wounded Tears