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NID New Italian Dance Platform
Reggio Emilia 10-13 October 2019

NID Platform

Four days to discover the best productions of italian dance

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Pastorale – Open Studios

by Daniele Ninarello | Compagnia Daniele Ninarello/ Codeduomo

The work heads in the direction of the desire to build “experiential choreographic rituals” like Kudoku and Still. Pastorale is an utopian elsewhere we desire to reach, that place where we are...

Annotazioni per un Faust/ Evocazioni – Open Studios

by Tommaso Monza And Claudia Rossi Valli (natiscalzi Dt) | Compagnia Abbondanza / Bertoni

Notes for a Faust/Evocations is a creative process that starts from Goethe’s opera and subsequent visions by Mann and Pessoa around the Faust figure to create its own vision inspired by the themes...

Opacity#5 – Open Studios

by Salvo Lombardo | Associazione Culturale Chiasma

The Gran Ballo Excelsior was created in 1881 in celebration of the triumph of Civilization over Obscurantism that keeps people «in the shadows of servitude and ignominy» positioning itself in a...

Elegìa (o delle cose perdute) – Open Studios

by Stefano Mazzotta | Zerogrammi

The Elegy (or Lost Things) choreographic project is inspired by a corollary of primarily existentialist and introspective reading we reached at the end of a productive cycle featuring Alcesti (a work...

Les Miserables – Open Studios

by Carlo Massari | C&c Company

“Qu’est-ce qu’un homme révolté? Un homme qui dit non” A.Camus This new project arose from close listening for an answer to the following question: “WTF’s going on here around us?”...

Punk. Kill me please – Open Studios

by Francesca Foscarini And Cosimo Lopalco | Associazione Culturale Van

Punk. Kill me please emerged from our fascination with Punk Rock, the revolutionary weapons of its aesthetics, and the political questions it shouted, all of which remain open today. At the heart of...

GrandPrix – Open Studios

by Giuseppe Vincent Giampino | Tir Danza E Compagnia Simona Bertozzi/nexus

The GrandPrix Project stems from a reflection on encounter in contemporary dance and its productive processes. Although different generations of artists make up this wide choreographic context, the...

Home – Open Studios

by Daniele Albanese (stalker) | Nanou Associazione Culturale

Home starts from the need to come home, return to the origins of a language, and the questions that this need consequently raises. Addressing the idea of Home confronts us with scenarios and...

Bad Lambs

by Michela Lucenti | Balletto Civile

Bad Lambs is a physical score for an expanded group of performers combining the permanent Balletto Civile team with disabled dancers to trigger new processes and experiences. It mixes different...

VN

by Cristina Kristal Rizzo | Cab 008

VN searches for the closest relation between dance and music, in order to emancipate body’s expressive potentialities, gesture’s grace, the convertibility between impulse and decision in the...

La morte e la fanciulla

by Michele Abbondanza E Antonella Bertoni | Compagnia Abbondanza / Bertoni

Three different masterpieces on stage: One musical: Death and The Maiden” String quartet no.14 in D minor by Franz Schubert. One physical: The human being in all its excellence. One...

KOKORO | Site specific version

by Luna Cenere | Associazione Culturale Körper

‘Kokoro’ is a  Japanese word we can translate as ‘inner being’ but which literally embraces two words/concepts: ‘mind’ and ‘heart’ .This solo by Luna Cenere...

Seeking Unicorns

by Chiara Bersani | Associazione Culturale Corpoceleste

Unicorn origins are unknown. Their roots have been lost by one distracted generation of humans after another. The Unicorn, a creature without homeland or history, has been used and abused by human...

Ballade – Golem

by Susanna Beltrami / Erika Silgoner | Dancehauspiù

Ballade – Preghiera profana   A lonely wandering in the outskirts of the city, a ballad, a drunk walk that becomes a desperate run, a scream that tears the rainy night. An original rewrite in...

Lost in – “O” – La stella nascosta

by Saul Daniele Ardillo/ Philippe Kratz | Fondazione Nazionale Della Danza / Aterballetto

Lost in A stage can be presented as a sort of ideal map, in which the dancer searches for his or her own routes, stops waiting – as if in an unknown city – or throws himself or herself...

Full Moon

by Mauro Astolfi | Spellbound Contemporary Ballet

The sight of a full moon does engulf the observer with a sense of completeness, a closed, perfect circle. However, it also can cause anxiety, light sleep, and strange instincts, which are sometimes...

INTRO

by Andrea Costanzo Martini | Balletto Di Roma

A beginning, an encounter. A journey that passes through a thousand ways of being a dancing body, animal, slight, explosive, sophisticated, mathematical, exposed, vulnerable, but above all alive. An...

GRACES

by Silvia Gribaudi | Associazione Culturale Zebra

Who would The Three Graces be today? What does ‘grace’ mean? How and in which ways can we embody and understand it? The work draws from mythology. Zeus’ three daughters – Euphrosyne,...

METAMORPHOSIS

by Virgilio Sieni | Centro Nazionale Di Produzione Virgilio Sieni

Metamorphosis can be glimpsed in the slightest bend of a marionette hinting at movement, in the preparation for a first step, in the playful reflection of light catching a body by surprise. The...

Un/Dress | Site specific version

by Masako Matsushita | Nanou Associazione Culturale

Un/dressis a metaphorical performance in which the fusion of body with fabric gives life to a moving painting that explores the changes and migrations of cloth. While preserving our natural way...

Avalanche 

by Marco D'agostin | Associazione Culturale Van

According to french philosopher Derrida, “archive fever” (mal d’archive) is the destructive force in all conservation and cataloguing projects. The man who archives commits violence against...

WRECK

by Pietro Marullo | Associazione Culturale Chiasma

WRECK – List of extinct species is an interdisciplinary performance mixing movement, sound and visual art. A huge black plastic soft sculpture inflated with air moves through the space like a...

Bermudas

by Michele Di Stefano | Mk

Bermudas is a choreographic system for a variable and interchangeable number of performers (from five to thirteen). It supports the idea of a perpetual motion ruled by an organic order, aiming at the...

Joie de vivre

by Simona Bertozzi | Compagnia Simona Bertozzi/ Nexus

“The real happiness represents the great dilemma of everyone, or at least of the wisest ones.” Pierre Zaoui “Joie de vivre” is a thought in choreographic form addressed to the vegetal...

De rerum natura

by Nicola Galli | Tir Danza

The poet and philosopher Lucretius described the Nature of Things with a surprising attention for the explanation of phenomena. His Latin poem discloses the reality of the cosmos and humanity with...

A.semu tutti devoti tutti?

by Roberto Zappalà | Scenario Pubblico/compagnia Zappalà Danza

The performance is dedicated to the patron Saint of Catania – deprived of her breasts as a punishment for her refusal to get married with the city Proconsul – and to the huge feast and...

HARLEKING

by Ginevra Panzetti E Enrico Ticconi | Van

HARLEKING is a demon with multiple identities. His bodily expression resembles that of Harlequin of the Commedia dell’Arte, a sly servant driven by an insatiable hunger. Harleking’s mode of...