Photo: Eric Beauchesne
The most recent piece that former NDT dancer Jiří Pokorný (Prague, 1981) created for NDT 2 is Humpback Runner which premiered in season 2016-2017. Earlier he created A Honeydew Hunt (2015) for the company. In season 13/14 Pokorný worked with NDT 2 dancers in the talent development programme Up & Coming Choreographers and created the piece Trivial Friend. In 2010 he made his first larger work Dead Nature for the students of the NDT Summer Intensive.