"Before we grow wings, we are bound to dance".
Jirka studied dance pedagogy at the Prague Dance Academy ( HAMU). He is dedicated to pedagogical, methodical, conceptual and publishing work in the area of expressive dance and movement.
Between 1992-98 he taught in J.Jezek Academy in Prague, in 1997-2002 he was leading movement atelier at the atelier of textile work (Hradec Kralove University).
Currently is Jirka teaching at the Theater Academy in Prague (DAMU) and at the Dance Academy (HAMU).
Jirka is an author of following educational projects:
Aesthetic Movement as a Source of Joy (children education)
Body in Movement (education for Prague Academy students)
Body as a Vessel (education for Creative Drama students)
Jirka created more than a dozen choreographies and is actively publishing in magazines dedicated to children dance pedagogy.
Since 1999 he holds a high position in cultural association for expressive dance NIPOS-ARTAMA.