Online Audition Intensive Course in Choreography for Architecture (FOCAR)

A new program for creators in the contemporary dance field interested in exploring choreography in/for informal spaces: FOCAR (Intensive Course in Choreography for Architecture). From April to July 2021, at Companhia Instável (Porto), students will have the chance to learn and create with the coaching of national and international tutors – architects, performers, choreographers, festival directors, and more. With a modular structure and a deep disciplinary intersection, this course will develop artistic education and investigation in it’s connection with architecture, in Theoretical, Practical and Creation Modules and also different meetings with artists and programmers.

Confirmed tutors:

Creation/choreography: Daniela Cruz, Gustavo Ciríaco, Hélder Seabra, Madalena Victorino, Rui Horta;

Theory: Gabriela Vaz Pinheiro, Mafalda Mendonça, Mário Mesquita, Willi Dorner;

Experience Sharing: Ana Renata Polónia, André Braga/Cláudia Figueiredo, (Circolando), Catarina Campos, Daniel Pereira/Fernando Ferreira (Space Transcribers), Pedro Azevedo, Pedro Prazeres, Sara Garcia;

Programers: Carla Barros (Casa da Arquitectura), Bruno Costa/Daniel Vilar (Bússola), Cristina Grande (Fundação Serralves), Giacomo Scalisi (Lavrar o Mar)

Data limite de inscrições
11th of September

Companhia Instável – Porto, Portugal

Datas de realização
The course will take place between April and July 2021

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Registration: 180€ Course: 970€ * For students simultaneously in FAÍCC: 800€ (total) * students that participated in past editions of FAÍCC have a discount equivalent to the subscription fee in the 1st payment.

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