(biography, photo, video) Igor Rudnik
Igor Rudnik biography
Igor Rudnik was born on 3 September 1980 in Moscow. To friends, colleagues and students he is Garik. Igor was born in a creative family, his parents were ballet dancers.
A boy with a childhood interest in dancing, which was indescribably happy, his family’s dynasty will continue. But after school, Igor went to the dance school and went to College and got the profession of a Manager. Then there was the training in the Moscow University of culture and arts, which he graduated with honors. Certified Director of concerts and show-programs started working in night clubs in Russia and Turkey.
The turning point in his artistic biography was the chance meeting with Sergey Mandrik, the chief choreographer of the show «Factory», the founder of the popular trends in modern dance «Street jazz» and the eponymous group. This meeting took place in the queue for bananas, one of the capital’s grocery stores. So Mine Igor became a member of the group «Street Juzz» and then a choreographer, «American idol».
The whole future life of Garik is dancing, dancing, dancing. He worked as a Director at the closing of the Olympics in Vancouver, the «Eurovision» in Moscow, a concert «the Chanson of year», many festivals and awards. Igor Rudnik collaborated with Laima Vaikule, Dima Bilan, Larisa Dolina, Phillip Kirkorov, Sofia Rotaru and many other Russian pop stars.
Igor is now Mine – soloist of the dance group «Art Dogs». For personal contribution to development of Russian culture, the choreographer was awarded the order of Lomonosov.
Show «Dancing on TNT»
The popularity of the first season of «Dance on TNT» much of the credit belongs to Igor Mine. Not every participant selections given his choreography, but he is not looking for easy ways. His imaginative and experimental performances — for those who are not afraid of difficulties.
In the second season of «Dancing on TNT» Igor Rudnik worked in the team of Egor Druzhinin. Druzhinin calls himself a choreographer with his right hand – they have already worked together on productions large-scale shows and movies.
Igor is not married. The only novel about which you know — with Victoria Daineko. They met at the «star Factory-5». The choreographer admitted that immediately identified Age among the participants. The project ended, and the couple continued for another 4.5 years. The singer liked that Garik, as she cannot stand ill-mannered people, respectful to the older generation, could always give good advice.
It wasn’t all rosy in their relationship: they often quarreled, parted, and then again converged. According to Victoria Daineko, Mine, annoyed by the publicity.
The new year holidays, the singer spent in Hollywood or anywhere else abroad. Unfortunately, a tight schedule leaves no time for travel. Mine admits that he wants to sleep all week. Sometimes in his spare time he plays paintball.