Slovak State Traditional Dance Company

The Dance Ensemble

The dominant body of SĽUK is the Dance Ensemble consisting of 26 professional dancers who came from the ranks of graduates of conservatories and academies of arts or showed themselves as excellent dance performers of traditional folk dance.
Daily routines of dancers include fitness training, preparation through classical ballet techniques and specific regional characteristic of folk dance. This guarantees superior interpretation of dance creations comparable with the performance of top athletes.
The repertoire of SĽUK is exceptionally diverse according to the different levels of authenticity and artistic creation which requires continuous work technically as well as artistically. Dancers gain experience with the techniques of contemporary dance, various forms of stage movement and dramatic acting.

Professional Artistic Body
Music and Dance Programs
Slovak Intangible Cultural Heritage Center
Theatre Facilities