Born in Warsaw, began his career at the State Ballet School and also completed a pedagogical exam with Leonid Zhdanov. Until 1984 first soloist at the Great Theater in Warsaw, from where he was engaged directly at the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. There he already took on educational duties, became a training director and ballet master in many large companies and the Stuttgart Ballet. Juror of major international ballet competitions. Since 1998 he has been director of JCS Stuttgart.