Bardhi Pojani was born in Korça, Albania and is currently the teacher and choreographer of
the Culture and Arts Center of Korça. He graduated University with a degree in Choreography
in 1989. Since then, he has taught , researched, and choreographed for many ensembles
throughout Albania. He is the artistic director of Ensemble Skenderbeu and his own dance
center, House of Arts in Korça. He teaches children as well as adults, and has taught dance
seminars in Holland, Greece, France, Russia, Spain, Bulgaria, Turkey, Portugal, Italy, Ukraine,
and more. He and his groups have performed at many folklore festivals including: Gjirokastër,
Lushnja, and Berat. Bardhi is specialist of the dances of his native Korça and its surroundings.
He will be a special guest teacher at the end of our trip.