Kenneth Flak

 

Born 1975 in Kristiansand, is a Norwegian freelance dancer, choreographer and composer.

He has performed in the works of André Gingras (Holland/Canada), Dansdesign (Norway), Richard Siegal (France/USA), Preeti Vasudevan (India / USA) and many others. He is educated at the National Academy of Dramatic Arts in Norway and the Amsterdam Arts School in the Netherlands.
In 2007 he received a Bessie Performer’s Award in New York for his interpretation of Gingras’ solo CYP17. In 2010 he was nominated for the BNG Award in Amsterdam for his choreography Of Gods and Driftwood. He received the Norwegian Government Grant for Young Artists 2004 and 2008-2009.
Flak has taught contemporary dance and sound design at universities and festivals around the world.
A self-taught composer and musician, he makes music for his own choreographies, as well as for other companies: Cid Pearlman, Charlotta Öfverholm Wilfried Seethaler, Kosmas Kosmopoulos, Yael Gaathon, Harakiri
Farmers.