Born in Syria 1981, Mithkal Alzghair is a choreographer and dancer.

After studying at the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts in Damascus (specialising in classical and modern dance), he did the “” master’s programme in choreography at the Centre chorégraphique national de Montpellier from 2011 to 2013.

He has performed for various choreographers (Marie Brolin-Tani, May Svalholm, Xavier Le Roy and Christophe Wavelet), collaborated with the Italian theatre company In-Occula, for the European project CRACK and participated in Boris Charmatz’s “20 danseurs pour le 20ème siècle”.


He created Displacement in March 2016. This show was awarded first prize at the Concours Danse Élargie 2016 organised by the Théâtre de la Ville à Paris and the Musée de la Danse / CCN de Rennes et de Bretagne. In automn 2016, I create the company HEK-MA. Transaction, his last creation is presented in june 2017 in the National Center of Dance in Pantin, France. In 2019, We are not going back was created in Montpellier Dance Festival.