Igli was born in Tirana, Albania. An alumni of the National Ballet School of
Albania, and continued as soloist dancer at “Cannes Jeune Ballet”
(France), “Hessisches Staatsballett Wiesbaden/Darmstadt” (Germany),
“Ballet Prejocaj” (France), “Compagnie Linga” (Switzerland). In 2019 he
joined Tanz Luzerner Theater (Switzerland), where he is currently dancing.
Throughout this time he has worked and collaborated with: Jiří Kylián,
Fréderic Flamand, Jean- Christophe Maillot, Davide Bombana, Marcos
Morau, Angelin Preljocaj, Alexander Ekman, Jerome Bel, Cayetano Soto,
Crystal Pite, Marco Goecke, Marguerite Donlon, Tim Plegge, Wayne
McGregor, Hofesh Schechter, Alejandro Cerrudo, Jerome Bel, Po Cheng
Tsai, Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Ella Rothschild, Katarzyna Gdaniec,
Marco Cantalupo, Mthuthuzeli November, Muhammed Kaltuk, Tom
Weinberger to name a few. He has been involved in collaborations within
the movie industry such as the opening ceremony of “Festival de Film de
Cannes” for “The Great Gatsby” by Baz Luhrmann, as well as being casted
in the short movie “The Key” (European Commission in Marseille, France)
in 2019. Later that year he was part of the artistic team of the opening of
the Audemars Piguet museum.
In September 2020 Igli graduated with a “licence in Arts” issued by the
European Union. He has been invited to teach and lead workshops around
Europe, South America, Asia and Australia and currently continues to
collaborate internationally as a dancer, teacher and assistant.
Igli is teaching contemp. Ballett and Physical Dance in the tanzerei.
He’s teaching in english.