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Workshop with Joan Font-Comediants in Santes Creus Monastry. Glances: ‘Tales of a Story’. 3-16 July

Workshop with Joan Font-Comediants in Santes Creus Monastry. Glances: ‘Tales of a Story’. 3-16 July

Like every year, the Atelier della Luna organizes an important international course in the imposing Monastery of Santes Creus, in Catalonia (Spain), this time in charge of the director of one of the most important Catalan companies: Joan Font, director of Els Comediants. A course in which people will raise several issues directly related to dramatic creation and its representation. Basically it will be manipulate and play with two basic concepts of theatrical fact: space … Read entire article »

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L’art de la Marionnette : du réel au symbolique via l’imaginaire, par Philippe Choulet

L’art de la Marionnette : du réel au symbolique via l’imaginaire, par Philippe Choulet

Nous sommes heureux de publier le texte proposé par Philippe Choulet, professeur de Chaire Supérieure en Philosophie en classes préparatoires à Strasbourg et directeur de la Revue L’Animal, dans la rencontre qui a eu lieu à Barcelone, le 5 de novembre de 2016, à l’Institut du Théâtre, organisée par le festival IF Barcelone avec Teia Moner, sur le sujet Éducation et Marionnettes (voir ici). Philippe Choulet a publié, entre autres, les livres:  La bonne Ecole, … Read entire article »

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SYMPOSIUM INTERNATIONAL à San Sebastián, en Espagne, pendant le Congrès d’Unima 2016

SYMPOSIUM INTERNATIONAL à San Sebastián, en Espagne, pendant le Congrès d’Unima 2016

Avec le titre ‘LA MÁQUINA REAL ET LE THÉÂTRE DE MARIONNETTES DE REPERTOIRE EN EUROPE ET AMÉRIQUE’, aura lieu ce très intéressant symposium le samedi 28 et le dimanche 29 mai, pendant le Festival Mondial 2016 à San Sebastián (du 28 mai au 5 juin), et juste avant le début du Congrès de l’Unima Internationale (jours 30, 31 mai et 1, 2 et 3 juin). Le symposium va se faire au Palacio de Miramar à … Read entire article »

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The Alphabet of the Shadows, workshop by Fabrizio Montecchi, Gioco Vita

The Alphabet of the Shadows, workshop by Fabrizio Montecchi, Gioco Vita

Atelier della Luna presents this year, in Santes Creus (near Barcelona, Spain), an exceptional course of shadow theater, taught by Grand Master Fabrizio Montecchi, with the title of the Alphabet of the shadows. The workshop proposes a ramble to discover the contemporary shadow puppetry, a language thoroughly theatrical with enormous expressive and communicative possibilities.. Shadow image by Fabrizio Montecchi. The structure of the workshop is as follows: The Shadow | The first part, divided into practical sessions, stimulates … Read entire article »

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Rencontre à Toulouse: ‘La scène philosophique du théâtre de marionnettes’ – 25, 26 et 27 Mars

Rencontre à Toulouse: ‘La scène philosophique du théâtre de marionnettes’ – 25, 26 et 27 Mars

Qu’est-ce que l’homme ? Qu’est-ce que la vie ? Qu’est-ce que la liberté ? Comment envisager les liens entre l’esprit et la matière ? Entre l’homme et les pouvoirs de tous ordres – politiques, métaphysiques, visibles et invisibles – qui le manipulent ? Ainsi pourrait-on résumer (très) schématiquement les problèmes que la métaphore philosophique de la marionnette et de son théâtre a contribué à formuler. Cette manifestation se propose de rassembler des contributeurs issus de … Read entire article »

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BODY, PUPPET AND MANIPULATION – Workshop in Lisbon directed by Iris Meinhardt (DE)

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Body, Puppet and Manipulation – Human Body – Human Doll. A Workshop on the movement and manipulation. The works of Iris Meinhardt mix dance, puppets, manipulation and new technologies, exploring the various possibilities of her own body and movement, which has resulted on a personal and innovative artistic language. She is considered a new and peculiar voice in contemporary puppet theatre. 12 to 14 February 2015. (Thursday to Saturday) PROJECTO FUNICULAR – Formação na Área do Teatro … Read entire article »

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The Forman Brothers in Santes Creus Monastery

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During two weeks, fourteen artists and six members of the Forman Brothers Company team were woking on a workshop in Santes Creus Monastery, 35 kilometers inland from Tarragona, Catalonia. It was scheduled and coordinated by Atelier della Luna, an organization aimed to offer masterclasses, courses and workshops to artists from different disciplines —but mainly performing arts— in Italy and Catalonia. Their purpose is to set these in places that provide a unique inspiration to the … Read entire article »

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‘Obludarium’, the poetic vision of a nomad theatre. Workshop with the Forman Brothers Theatre

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Anyone interested in the work of this legendary Czech company can still join the course organized by the Atelier della Luna at the Monastery of Santes Creus, in Catalonia, from 5 to 20 July 2014 (see details here). Good to know that Petr and Matej Forman, born in 1966, are the sons of the great film director Milos Forman. Shortly after the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, the director of “Loves of a blonde” moved to … Read entire article »

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“Autour du Portrait”, un stage proposé par Eric de Sarria, en complicité avec Xavier Bobés

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Mots de tête Compagnie nous proposent un travail  autour du portrait, à travers le geste, les objets, les matériaux et la voix.  Qu’est ce que faire le portrait d’autrui ? A partir de quels éléments ? Quid de l’essentiel et de l’anecdotique ? Qu’est ce que parler de soi, ou de l’autre ? Et comment dresser ce portrait sur scène ? Telles sont les questions que nous nous poserons, de même que nous interrogerons les auteurs et les peintres classiques … Read entire article »

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“Atelier della Luna”: Masterclasses and Workshops, July – August 2014

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Atelier de la Luna is an initiative between Catalonia and Italy focused on the dissemination and teaching of theater that features two territories, two spaces, and a house without borders, as well in collaboration with the Halls of: Montefiore Conca (Italy), Santes Creus (Catalonia/Spain) and the co-organisation from the Departament de Cultura de la Generalitat de Catalunya, Atelier della Luna is doing training and specialised workshops about puppets, theatre and contemporary circus The castle Malatesta in … Read entire article »

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