Paweł Chomczyk, DA Hab.

Grad­u­ate of the Alek­sander Zel­werow­icz The­atre Acad­e­my in War­saw, Depart­ment of Pup­pet — The­atre Arts in Białys­tok, as well as Uni­ver­si­ty of Białys­tok, Depart­ment of Ped­a­gogy and Psy­chol­o­gy. Assis­tant Pro­fes­sor at the Depart­ment of Instru­men­tal and Edu­ca­tion­al Stud­ies in Białys­tok, Fry­deryk Chopin Uni­ver­si­ty of Music. He is an actor, pup­peteer and pro­duc­er of per­for­mances.

Pres­i­dent of the board of the Foun­da­tion of Cre­ative Acts ‘Coin­ci­den­tia’ and mem­ber of the board of the Soci­ety of Artis­tic Pro­mo­tion. A co-founder of inde­pen­dent the­atres – Dooms­day Com­pa­ny and Coin­ci­den­tia Group. The per­for­mances car­ried out with Paweł Chom­czyk and co-pro­duced by him were pre­sent­ed at the­atre fes­ti­vals and on impre­sario stages in Europe, North Amer­i­ca and Asia.

He has won numer­ous indi­vid­ual act­ing awards (e.g. Grand Prix at the Paderews­ki Fes­ti­val in Buf­fa­lo, USA, Grand Prix at the 4th Inter­na­tion­al “Kon-Tek­sty” Fes­ti­val in Poz­nań), as well as awards  for per­for­mances he co-cre­at­ed as a pro­duc­er and actor (e.g. The Bank of Scot­land Her­ald Angel and Total The­atre Award at Fringe Fes­ti­val in Edin­burgh).

He was a hold­er of a schol­ar­ship of the Min­is­ter of Cul­ture and Nation­al Her­itage as part of the pro­gramme The Young Poland. As an actor he col­lab­o­rat­ed with the A.Węgierka Dra­ma The­atre in Białys­tok, The­atre of Pup­pets in Białys­tok, Pomeran­ian “Baj” The­atre in Toruń, “Ram­pa” The­atre in War­saw, The­atre of the Pol­ish Radio; and as a teacher he coop­er­at­ed with the Depart­ment of The­atre and Dance, Uni­ver­si­ty in Buf­fa­lo (USA) and the Depart­ment of Pup­pet of the The­atre Acad­e­my. As a mem­ber of the inter­na­tion­al Kra­bat Ensem­ble he per­ma­nent­ly coop­er­ates with Ger­man the­atres Lin­den­fels West­fluegel Leipzig and Fig­urenthe­ater Wilde & Vogel. Apart from the­atre per­for­mances, on his artis­tic score card he also has roles in radio dra­mas and film pro­duc­tions.

last modified: 19/10/2017