2014 October
4-18 New creation Sydney Dance Company
Sydney Theater
Sydney AUSTRALIA


2014 May
New creation BJM of Montreal
Montreal  
Canada

International Video Dance Festival of Burgundy
Official selection
UNION a short film by Andonis Foniadakis
http://videodansebourgogne.com
 

2014 April
12 Wisteria Maiden new creation, Apotosoma Dance Company
Belgrade International Dance Festival 
Belgrad Serbia


2014 March
23 NOAH film by Darren Aronofsky
World premier 
Position as moving cordinator on the characters of the Wathcers
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qmj5mhDwJQ

19-22  New creation Martha Graham Dance Company
New York City Center
New York USA
 

2013 December
6-9 Do us Apart Ballet Junior Geneva
Salle des Eaux Vives SWITZERLAND
 

2013 September
21-22 Horizons Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet
TorinoDanza Festival, Torino Italy
http://www.torinodanzafestival.it/?projects=cerdar-lake


2013 August
11-23 Workshop Dance TLV
Tel Aviv ISRAEL

 

2013 July 
28, All things are quite silent, Apotosoma Dance Company
Festival Dance Days Chania
Chania (GREECE)

2013 June 
07, 08, 10, 11 Noces,Florence Ballet
Festival del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Florence (ITALY)

2013 May
04, 05 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Canton (CHINA)

07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12 New creation Premier, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet
New York (USA)

2013 April
04, 05, 06, 07 Paradise Lost, Bale da Cidade de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo (BRASIL)

16 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Narbonne (FRANCE)

17, 18 Noces, Florence Ballet
Belgrade Dance Festival
Belgrade (SERBIA)

18, 19 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Villefontaine (FRANCE)

27 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Macao (Macao)

2013 March
01 Le Sacre du printemps, Geneva Ballet
Lugano (SWITZERLAND)

01,02,03 Dance Workshop, at Baile de Barrio
Athens GREECE

06 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Bolzano (ITALY)

12 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Echirolles (FRANCE)

2013 February
16-24 Le Sacre du printemps, Geneva Ballet
Geneva (SWITZERLAND)

26 Danza & Danza Award Ceremony Gala
Andonis Foniadakis has been assigned
the Danza&Danza Award 2012
"Best choreographer of the year"
for the creation "Noces" to Maggio Danza
Brescia (ITALY)

03, 06, 19 Agon, Bern Ballet
Bern (SWITZERLAND)

2012 December
12, 15, 20 , 29 Agon, Bern Ballet
Bern (SWITZERLAND)

2012 November
01 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Neuchatel (SWITZERLAND)
03, 14, 28 Agon, Bern Ballet
Bern (SWITZERLAND)

2012 October
17, 18 Paradise Lost, Bale da Cidade de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo ( BRAZIL)
19, 20, 21 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Guanajuato (MEXICO)
24 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Culiacan (MEXICO)
26 Agon, Bern Ballet
Bern (SWITZERLAND)
31 Glory, Geneva Ballet
Neuchatel (SWITZERLAND)

2012 September
27, 28, 29, 30 Les Noces, Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Florence ( ITALY)



2012 August
10, 11 Paradise Lost, Bale da Cidade de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo ( BRAZIL)

2012 July
19, 20, 21, 22 Paradise Lost, Bale da Cidade de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo ( BRAZIL)

2012 April
16-27 Dance Workshop for Thor Company
Brussels Belgium

2012 March
15-19 Dance Workshop for L.A. Dance Company by Benjamin Millepied
New York USA

2012 February
4-12 Glory / Full evening creation for Geneva Ballet / Switzerland
http://http://2011-2012.augrandtheatre.ch/production_14

2011 November
8 Paradise Lost / Bale da Cidade of Sao Paulo

22,23,24,25,26,27 Selon Desir Maggio Danza, Teatro Comunale of Bologna Italy.

2011 October
19,20 Paradise Lost / Bale da Cidade of Sao Paulo

2011 September
12-16 Andonis Foniadakis is teaching at The Henny Jurriens Foundation, Amsterdam
Holland.

10 Romeo and Juliet, Festival Occidente Oriente, Rovereto Italy.

22,23,24,25 Rite of Spring, DOCK11 Berlin

27,28,30 Paradise Lost / Bale da Cidade of Sao Paulo / Theatre Municipal Sao Paulo
Brazil

2011 July
13,14 Selon Desir Maggio Danza, Anfiteatro delle Cascine Italy

2011 June
3, 4, 5 The Rite of Spring - Psyche / Full evening program for Dansgroep Amsterdam
Theater Bellevue Amsterdam / The Netherlands

6,7,8 Vertraumen CNSMD LYON / Maison de la Danse / Lyon / France

16 Psyche / Dansgroep Amsterdam / Stadsschouwburg Utrecht /
Utrecht / Holland

17,18 Romeo and Juliet / Apotosoma dance company / Kuopio Dance Festival Kuopio City Theatre
Kuopio / Finland
http://www.kuopiodancefestival.fi

19,21 Andonis Foniadakis is teaching workshop during the Kuopio Dance Festival
Finland

30 Selon Desir Maggio Danza , Piazza della Signoria, Firenze Italy.

2011 May
5,6,7,8 Paradise Lost / Ballet de Cidade / Theatre SESC Villa Marianna Sao Paulo / Brazil

19 Psyche / Dansgroep Amsterdam / Chasse Theater / Breda / Holland

25 Psyche / Dansgroep Amsterdam / Stadsschouwburg Groningen / Groningen / Holland

2011 April 7 Psyche / Dansgroep Amsterdam / Theater 't Speelhuis / Helmond / Holland

9 Psyche / Dansgroep Amsterdam / Theater aan het Spui / Den Haag / Holland

14 Psyche / Dansgroep Amsterdam / Schouwburg Amstelveen / Amstelveen / Holland

New Creation
22, 23 Paradise Lost / Ballet de Cidade / Forum Internacional de Sao Jose / Sao Jose do Rio Preto Brazil

2011 March
1, 3, 10, 18, 27 Entering Bern Ballet / Vidmar I Bern / Switzerland

12 The Rite of Sping Apotosoma dance company / Teatro Picollo / Milano / Italy
http://www.milanoincontralagrecia.com

29, 30 The Rite of Sping Apotosoma dance company / CND Paris Studio 9 presentation / Paris / France

23 Vertraumen CNSMD Lyon / Le Puy-en Velay / France

24, 25, 26, 27 Selon Desir Repertory entry for the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Florence / Italy
http://www.maggiofiorentino.com

New Creation
26, 27 New Creation Dansgroep Amsterdam / Theatre Bellevue / Amsterdam / Holland
29 New Creation Dansgroep Amsterdam / Toneelschuur / Haarlem / Holland
http://www.dansgroepamsterdam.nl

2011 February
01 Vertraumen CNSMD Lyon / University Lyon II / France
05 Vertraumen CNSMD Lyon / Espace Montgolfier / Annonay / France
26 Vertraumen CNSMD Lyon / Salle Polyvalente de Langogne / France

New Creation
25 Entering / Bern Ballet / Vidmar / Bern / Switzerland
http://www.stadttheaterbern.ch

2011 January
New creation
31 Vertraumen CNSMD LYON University Lyon II / France
http://cnsmd-lyon.fr/

2011 January
Andonis Foniadakis is teaching dance workshops at:
CND Lyon France
10, 14 January from 10:30 - 12:30

2010 December
Andonis Foniadakis is teaching dance workshops at:
Studio Baile de Barrio in Athens / Greece
11, 12 December 19:00 - 21:00
18, 19 December 19:00 - 21:00
http://http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=123136704409818

2010 July
Do us apart
Athens International Dance Festival
8th Edition
Room D10
Starts at 21:30
Athens Technopolis
100, Pireos St, Gazi District
GREECE
2,3,4 July

2010 June
Do us apart
Dance Competition Danse Elargie
Theatre de la Ville
2 place du Chatelete Paris 4
FRANCE
26 27 June

2010 May
Veil of Stars
SwitzerlandSTEPS International Dance FestivalDelemont, 1 May, Halles des ExpoChiasso, 4 May, Cinema TeatroZug, 6 MayZurich, 7/8 May
http://www.steps.ch

2010 April
Selon Desir
Serbia
Belgrade Dance Festival
Belgrade 23 April, Sava Centar
http://www.belgradedancefestival.com

Veil of Stars
SwitzerlandSTEPS International Dance FestivalBaden, 27 April, KurtheaterBern, 29 April, Dampfzentrale

http://www.steps.ch

CNSMD Lyon France
2-9 and 30 of April
Andonis Foniadakis is giving classes as guest teacher for the CNSMD in Lyon France

2010 March
Andonis Foniadakis is teaching dance workshops at:
Studio Kinitiras in Athens / Greece
20, 21 March 12:00 - 15:00
http://www.kinitirastudio.com/

Studio Baile de Barrio in Athens / Greece
25, 26 March 12:30 - 15:00
27, 28 March 18:30 - 21:00
http://http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=315520106489&ref=nf

2010 February
Do us appart.
New creation for the Ballet Junior of Geneva
Music Diamanda Galas, Meredith Monk, Marina Rosenfeld
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis, Marion Schmid.
18/19/20/21 February
ADC Salle des Eaux Vives, Geneva
http://www.ecolededansedegeneve.com

2010 January
All things are quite silent
A solo performance by Andonis Foniadakis in collaboration with Christodoulos Panayiotou
Music Julien Tarride
Performer Andonis Foniadakis
14-18 January
Athens, Michalis Kakogiannis Theatre
Peiraios 206, Tauros
http://www.mcf.gr

2009 November
Veil of Stars
Cardiff, Wales Millennium Centre 3 of November
London, Queen Elizabeth Hall 6 of November
Edinburgh, The Traverse 21 of November

Romeo and Juliet
Full evening creation for the National Theatre of North Greece
20 to 30 of November
Music Sergei Prokovief
Scenography Sakis Kolalas
Lights Antonios Panayiotopoulos
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis
http://www.ntng.gr

2009 October
Veil of Stars
China, Chongqing Grand Theatre 10 and 11 October
China, Kunming 13 October
China, Chengdu 15 and 16 October

2009 September
Veil of Stars
New creation for the National Dance Company of Wales
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Joe Fletcher
Costumes / Scenography Andonis Foniadakis
http://www.ndcwales.co.uk/

2009 July
The Rite of Spring
Kalamata International Dance Festival / Greece
Performances 20.21 of July
Music Igor Stravisnki
Performer Ioanna Toumpakari
Lights Andonis Foniadakis / Tassos Papaioannou
http://www.kalamatadancefestival.gr

2009 June
Foniadakis Andonis is teaching contemporary dance technique at the DAN.C.CE studios in Athens
Greece.
26, 27, 28, 29 May 2, 3, 4, 5 June 11:30 to 13:30
Peiraios 76 Kerameikos
10 435 Athens Greece
T: + 30 210 52 30 05 82
http://www.dancce.gr

2009 May
All things are quite silent
A solo performance by Andonis Foniadakis in collaboration with Christodoulos Panayiotou
Centre des Arts Pluriels Ettelbruck
7 May at 20:30
Performer Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Jerome Tournayre
http://www.cape.lu

2009 April
Andonis Foniadakis is teaching a dance workshop at CND in Lyon / France
25, 26 May 10:30 - 12:30/13:30 -16:00
CND - Lyon / Rhone-Alpes 69002 Lyon
http://www.cnd.fr

2009 April
All things are quite silent
A solo performance by Andonis Foniadakis in collaboration with Christodoulos Panayiotou
Maison de la Danse Lyon / France
18, 20 April at 20:30
Performer Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Jerome Tournayre
Maison de la Danse 8 Avenue Jean Mermoz
69008 Lyon France
http://www.maisondeladanse.com

2009 January - March
Andonis Fonidakis is an artist in residence at DOCK11 Berlin for the new production of his dance
company APOTOSOMA
All things are quite silent
A solo performance by Andonis Foniadakis in collaboration with Christodoulos Panayiotou
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Jerome Tournayre
Preview performances on 28 February, 01 March at 20:30
http://www.dock11-berlin.de

 

 

Andonis Foniadakis grew up in the small city of Ierapetra, in the south part of the island of Crete, in Greece.He began his dance training with Niki Papadaki at the local dance school, in his hometown.From1990 to 1992, he studied at the State Dance School of Athens and before his graduationhe received the prestigious Maria Callas scholarship to continue his studies in Rudra Bejart Lausanne, in Switzerland until 1994.


As a dancer Andonis has collaborated with:
Bejart Ballet Lausanne (1994-1996) under the direction of Maurice Bejart,
Lyon Opera Ballet (1996-2002) under the direction of Yorgos Loukos,
Saburo Teshi- gawara / Karas Co. (2004) under the direction of Saburo Teshigawara,
as well as, with his own dance company “Apotosoma.”

During the years of his professional engagement with the above
companies he has performed choreographic works of:
Maguy Marin,
Jiri Kilian,
William Forsythe,
Dominique Boivin,
Nacho Duato,
Mats Ek,
Maurice Bejart,
Ohad Naharin,
Frederic Flamand,
Bill T Jones,
Herve Robbe,
Tero Saarinen,
Lionel Hoche,
Joachim Schlomer,
John Jasperse,
Saburo Teshigawara
etc.

As a freelance choreographer he has collaborated with:
Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet,
Geneva Ballet,
Lyon Opera Ballet,
Bern Ballet Ballet du Rhin,
Maggio Danza,
National Dance Company of Wales,
Dansgroep Amsterdam,
Cia Sociedade Masculina-Brazil,
Bale da Cidade of Sao Paulo Brazil,
Helsinki Dance Company Finland,
National Ballet of Greece,
National Theater of Northern Greece,
Benjamin Millepied Dance Company USA,
Washington Ballet,
Bejart  Ballet Lausanne,
Ballet Junior Geneva,
Hellenic Dance Company,
CNSMD Lyon,
Copenhagen International Dance Festival.

Foniadakis has been commissioned to choreograph for two operas.
Opera National du Rhin - Les boreades by Rameau
GRAME Lyon - Il canto de la pelle by Claudio Ambrosini

In 2012 he received the Danza and Danza Award for the “Best Choroegrapher 2012”
in Italy, for the creation Les Noces in Maggio Danza.

In addition to creating and performing, Andonis is teaching seminars based on
his personal dance technique. He has been teaching in the State Dance School of Greece,
DAN.C.CE studios and Baile de Barrio in Athens, DOCK11 in Berlin, CND and CNSMD in Lyon, Dansgroep Amsterdam, Henny Jurriens Studio Amsterdam, Kuopio Dance Festival.

In 2003, Foniadakis created his own dance company Apotosoma, in Lyon, France and since then, he has shown his work in France, Greece, Italy, Finland, Luxembourg, Germany, England, and USA.

Until today, he has presented five (5) full evening works with his own company:
Sensitive Screens Skins Intervals
USE
Rite of Spring
All Things Are Quite Silent
Romeo and Juliet

2014


MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY
ECHO
18 min 10 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Tassos Sofroniou
Lights Clifton Taylor
 

2013


CEDAR LAKE CONTEMPORARY BALLET
HORIZONS
32 min 10 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Tassos Sofroniou
Lights Clifton Taylor
Scenography Andonis Foniadakis

GENEVA BALLET
RITE OF SPRING
34 min 17 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Igor Stravinski
Costumes Tassos Sofroniou
Lights Mikki Kuntu
Scenography Mikki Kuntu

2012

BERN BALLET
AGON
26 min 9 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Igor Stravisky
Costumes Catherine Voefray
Lights Laurent Junod
Scenography Stefanie Liniger

TEATRO DEL MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO
LES NOCES
25 min 20 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Igor Stravinsky
Costumes Tassos Sofroniou
Lights Luciano Roticiani
Scenography Andonis Foniadakis

GENEVA BALLET
GLORY
Full evening creation
67min 20 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Handel / Tarride
Costumes Tassos Sofroniou
Lights Mikki Kuntu
Scenography Foniadakis / Tarride

2011

DANSGROEP AMSTERDAM
Program Foniadakis
THE RITE OF SPRING 35 min Solo
PSYCHE 33 min 6 dancers
Music Stravinski / Tarride
Ligths Eugenios Tzafestas / Marcel Slagter
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis / Marion Schmid

BALE DE CIDADE DE SAO PAULO
PARADISE LOST
Full evening creation
55 min 28 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Joao Pimenta
Lights Guilherme Bonfanti
Scenography Foniadakis

CNSMD LYON
VERTRAUMEN
32 min 12 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Einsterzende Neubauten, Monice, The Do
Costumes Sophie Gauden
Lights Andonis Foniadakis

BERN BALLET
ENTERING
25 min 6 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music David Lang
Costumes Dorothee Brodruck
Lights, Scenography Raphael Barbier

2010

BALLET JUNIOR GENEVA
DO US APART
25 min 14 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Monk, Rosenfeld, Galas
Costumes Marion Schmid
Lights Marc Galliard

2009

NATIONAL DANCE COMPANY OF WALES
VEIL OF STARS
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Joe Fletcher
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis

NATIONAL DANCE THEATER OF NORTH GREECE
ROMEO AND JULIET
Full evening creation
65 min 10 Dancers
Music Prokovief / Tarride
Scenography Foniadakis / Kolalas
Lights Antonios Panagiotopoulos
Costumes Foniadakis / Kolalas

APOTOSOMA DANCE COMPANY
ALL THINGS ARE QUITE SILENT
Full evening creation
45 min Solo
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Jerome Tournayre
Scenography Christodoulos Panayiotou
Costumes Tassos Sofroniou

2008

BALLET DU RHIN
IMMANENCE
30 min 6 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Marion Schmid
Lights Nathalie Ringeisen

APOTOSOMA DANCE COMPANY
THE RITE OF SPRING( recreation)
45 min Solo
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Igor Stravinski
Lights Eugenios Tzafestas
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis

2007

GENEVA BALLET
THE RITE OF SPRING
35 min 11 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Igor Stravinski
Lights Remi Nicolas
Scenography Julien Tarride
Costumes Foniadakis / Schmid

CIA SOCIEDADE MASCULINA
PALPABLE
24 min 8 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Lights Anselmo Zola
Costumes Walter Rodriguez
Scenography Foniadakis / Zola / De Oliveira

NATIONAL DANCE THEATER OF NORTH GREECE
MYSTIFY
Full evening creations
60 min 14 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Scenography Foniadakis / Kolalas
Costumes Kolalas

2006

HELSINKI DANCE COMPANY
APOSPASMATA
Full evening work
60 min 9 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis
Scenography Andonis Foniadakis
Ligths Juha Westman

HELLENIC DANCE COMPANY
URGE
25 min 5 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis
Lights Andonis Foniadakis

BENJAMIN MILLEPIED DANCE COMPANY
PHRASES NOW
25 min 5 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis
Lights Roderick Murray

GREEK NATIONAL OPERA BALLET
WHEN THE DOVE CRIES
35 min 17 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Pergolesi
Costumes Christos Kyriakidis
Lights Eleutheria Deco

2005

NOMADIC DANCE PROJECT JAPAN
AGAIN N AGAIN
10 min Duet
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Bach

WASHINGTON BALLET 7X7
And they had hair as the hair of women and their teeth were the teeth of lions
15 min 8 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Bach / Tarride
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis

BALLET DU RHIN
Xeme SYMPHONIE
30 min 25 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Gustav Malher
Costumes / Set Design Jerome Kaplan
Lights Olivier Oudiou

2004

APOTOSOMA DANCE COMPANY
USE
Full evening creation
55 min 8 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Julien Tarride
Costumes Christo Kyriakides
Lights Jerome Tournayre
Scenography Andonis Foniadakis

GENEVA BALLET
SELON DESIR
23 min 17 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Bach / Tarride
Lights Remi Nicolas
Costumes Marion Schmid
Scenography Julien Tarride

2003

APOTOSOMA DANCE COMPANY
Sensitive screens skins intervals
45 min Duet
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music / Video Julien Tarride
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis
Lights Andonis Foniadakis

NATIONAL DANCE THEATER OF NORTH GREECE
HANDLE WITH CARE
45 MIN 10 Dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Michael Floyd
Lights Svade Grogarn
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis

2002

CNSMD LYON
PIECE INCONNUE
20 MIN 3 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Gorecki
Costumes / Lights Andonis Foniadakis

2001

OMMA ATHENS CONCERT HALL
IN MEMORIUM SUBERBIAE
25 min 6 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Franz Schubert
Ligths Eleutheria Deco
Costumes Christodoulos Panayiotou

1999

LYON OPERA BALLET
LAVA NAMA
21 MIN 18 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Mucik Gapser Windings
Lights David Finn
Costumes Andonis Foniadakis

1998

LYON OPERA BALLET
FILA FILON
20 min 8 dancers
Choreography Andonis Foniadakis
Music Bach
Costumes / Lights Andonis Foniadakis