Physical Theatre Lab & Conference / Residencies

July 14, 2022

Organization Name: IUGTE

Organization Location: Laubegg Castle, Austria

Type: Residencies

Fee: Free


9-Day Physical Theatre Lab & Conference organized by IUGTE
20 – 29 July 2022 | Laubegg Castle – Austria

The program includes intensive physical theater workshops, lectures and forums with world-known teachers – Ostrenko Brothers and the program of IUGTE annual International Conference with performing arts academics and practitioners from all around the world! Fill out the application form using the button below and explore physical acting as your primary creative tool.

The Ostrenkos’ approach relies on the combination of practice and theory to create innovative productions. It aims at giving the performers an understanding of what they want, while also providing directors with insights into how best put on stage a new production or scene variation based on classical material.
The main advantage of the method: you will be able to get practical instructions to get results in the shortest way, using traditional and modern approaches in the analysis of physical action.

Practical workshops, presentations, works in progress, lectures, and discussions with performing arts teachers from all around the world.

You will be able to know:
Dance Paradigms: Traditional to Contemporary.
Explore the negotiation between culture, image, word, sound, and performer embodiment.
The methodology that you can apply during the rehearsals.
To what extent the meaning of an image, word, or movement could be universal, or mediated by culture.
How to use your voice in your performance.
Which directorial coordinates can be suitable to promote performer perception in the physical space.
How to focus on ensemble-building and fostering a space where everyone can bring their best self to the room etc.

The working language is English.

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