Volker Eisenach is a freelance choreographer, Youth Dance Director and writer. He is the Artistic Director of the Faster-Than-Light-Dance-Company and lives in Berlin, Germany.

The main focus of his stage work is to make dance accessible to everyBody.


Interactive Thriller for iPad and iPhone

In cooperation with Christian Jänicke Volker published the interactive thriller “Nagual” for iPhone and iPad (Click HERE to download).

Christmas Show – WeihnachtsREHWÜ

6 – 22 December 2018 (THU-SAT), 8 p.m.

FTL presents the famous Christmas-Youth-Dance-Spectacle. In its scintillating 9th year we bring lots of snow, gingerbread and dancing presents on stage. Read more!


Volker Eisenach trained at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing in London. He first got involved with dance at his grammar school at the age of 15. In 1992 he co-founded Faster-Than-Light-Dance-Company (FTL) and became Artistic Director in 1998.

During his career he has worked with Berliner Philharmoniker, Carnegie Hall, Bregenz Festival, Vienna Festival, Harare International Festival of the Arts in Zimbabwe, Opera Neukölln, Bach-Days Halle, International Music Festival Holstebro in Denmark and „Jedermann“-Theatre-Festival at Berlin Cathedral. He has also choreographed for numerous schools and community projects in Germany and abroad.

With Berliner Philharmoniker, Volker Eisenach has worked since „The Rite of Spring“/“’Rhythm is it!“ as choreographer, assistant and rehearsal director on a variety of education projects. Since 2003 he has worked extensively with his former teacher Royston Maldoom for projects in Europe, North America and New Zealand.


His Fantasy-Saga “Das Tagebuch der Fayiara” (Fayiara’s Diary) is published at Amazon (Click HERE to download). In cooperation with Christian Jänicke he published the interactive thriller “Nagual” for iPhone and iPad (Click HERE to download).

In 2012 the One-Woman-Show “Zwischen Stühlen” (Between Chairs), was performed at the Theater im Schokohof, Berlin. The play was written and directed by Volker Eisenach. From 2016 on his musicals “Christl & Älexis” and “Hand in Hand durchs Schlagerland” were performed at the Wilde Oscar Theatre. His play “Ehrenrunde” (Lap of Honour) was published at deutscher theateverlag.

From 1999 – 1994 Volker Eisenach was the co-writer for all new productions of Faster-Than-Light-Dance-Company – in the following years he wrote „Verkorkst!“, „Schnittchenschlacht“ and „Crazy Castle“.