DANCERS FOR THE COMMUNITY
Training course for professionals
curated by Rita M. Fabris and Doriana Crema
promoted by Associazione Filieradarte
in the framework of La Piattaforma. La Città Nuova
The training course Dancers for the community/Danzatori per la comunità aims to provide the artistic and methodological bases of contemporary community dance to new professional figures, to promote the artistic and creative dance experience with and for the others, to widen access to dance with the communities through experiences of active participation in the community dance and theater interventions proposed in the area (Virgilio Sieni, Luca Silvestrini, Silvia Gribaudi, Mariachiara Raviola). The training process will integrate the skills of dancers, dance teachers, professional educators, cultural operators and counselors, and it is open to 20 young people and adult graduates. The two-year course, started in January 2019, ends in March 2021, providing 261 hours of workshop and frontal training and 140 hours of field training, internship and individual study. There are 4 thematic modules (The body, The group, The space, The community choreographies), led by well-known contemporary dance professionals. Intensive meetings (one weekend a month and two residentials) are hosted mainly at the Lavanderia a Vapore in Collegno (Turin).