SMASH Berlin #9 – three-month intensive training in experimental physical performance – scholarship opportunities
Where: Berlin, Germany
When: Aug 21 – Nov 10, 2017
Alessio Castellacci, Anna Nowicka, Jared Gradinger, Diego Agulló and Maria F. Scaroni
– 18 participants/2 scholarships - morning classes/afternoon modules - mentoring/group research - practical seminars
Deadline for applications: May 1, 2017
The program starts with an introductory week facilitated by SMASH curator Alessio Castellacci, to foster an inspiring and supportive atmosphere.
The four following modules are divided into daily morning training and afternoon modules.
The morning classes (mon-thu, 2h) are taught by different guest teachers with the purpose of providing a thorough warm up, while introducing the students to a variety of somatic movement approaches. The four modules (mon–fri, 4h) focus on specific issues of contemporary performance. They are led by international choreographers who share with the group their personal research, vision and methodology with the aim of creating an open environment for artistic experimentation and critical discourse.
”the synesthetic body
” Aug 21 – Aug 25, 2017
Aug 28 – Sep 15, 2017
Sep 18 – Sep 29, 2017
own research week
Oct 02 – Oct 06, 2017
”the journey of theory – dancing the problem”
Oct 09 – Oct 27, 2017
Maria F. Scaroni
Oct 30 – Nov 10, 2017
The final week of each module functions as an integrative space where the participants are invited to push their own artistic practice by developing a performative proposal related to the module’s topic. This process is facilitated and mentored by the module’s teacher.
To apply please complete an online application form at: http://www.smash-berlin.
Applicants are automatically considered for the scholarships on completion of this form.
Contact details : firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information please visit: www.smash-berlin.com