Slovakian-born Ján Špoták joined GöteborgsOperans Danskompani in 2013.
He studied at Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in Bratislava, and previously worked with the dance companies Slovak Dance Theatre, Norrdans and Danish Dance Theatre. Ján Špoták also works as a choreographer, with the creations Memoryhouse (2010) and 28 apples of a dream (2012) for Swedish Norrdans and soulEtude (2009) for Slovakian Elle Danse.
Since December 2017 Ján works for GöteborgsOperans Danskompani as rehearsal director and project- and planning coordinator.
Below is a list of the productions that Ján has been involved in at the Göteborg Opera.