Ukrainian theater Director, one of the most famous Directors in Eastern Europe. Since 2004 lives and works in Berlin. In 1989 he graduated from GITIS (1989, the rate of Anatoly Vasiliev). In 2002 - 2005 he was the artistic Director of the Kharkov drama theatre. Shevchenko, staged performances at the Kiev national theatre. I. Franko.
Performances by Andriy Zholdak are at different stages of the world: Germany, Romania, Switzerland, Finland. In recent years, many works in Russia – has produced performances at the Theatre of Nations ( Moscow), as well as on the stages of St. Petersburg at the Alexandrinsky theatre "the Baltic house" at the Mikhailovsky theatre of Opera and ballet, Bolshoi drama theatre. G. A. Tovstonogov.
In the Director's handwriting Zholdak was influenced by his passion for fine art and the art of cinematography (the films of Fellini, Bergman, Paradjanov, Tarkovsky).
Works Director the award-winning, international theatre festival BITEF (Belgrade), Contact (Poland), Sibiu (Romania), Noorderzon (Netherlands), Art barela (Kiev), Golden lion (Lviv), national theatre festival (Hungary)
Andriy Zholdak is engaged in the development of the theory of the theatre, conducted workshops and lectured in the UK, Holland, Spain, Germany, Finland, France, Japan.
Honored artist of Ukraine, laureate of the Russian national theatre award "Golden mask". Laureate of the UNESCO prize in the field of performing arts (2004).
Since 1995 he is President of the International Foundation "Ukraine-Culture-Europe".