Fun workshop about historical polka chinata transimission. Teachers will speak about the SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME -project and work on the traditional steps with the particpants.
Aika: Klo 13.00-15.00
Paikka: Kuopion kaupungintalo, juhlasali
Opettajat :Gianmaria Borzillo & Giovanfrancesco Giannini
Dancer, performer and author, he studied dance and performing arts at the Civica Scuola Paolo Grassi in Milan where he met Ariella Vidach, Biagio Caravano, Enzo Cosimi, Annamaria Ajmone, Cristina Rizzo, Maria Consagra, Ida Kuniaki. He also studied with Erna Ómarsdóttir & Valdimar Jóhannsson, Virgilio Sieni, Leonardi Lidi, Dante Antonelli, Collettivo Cinetico e Anagoor.
He worked with Dana Yahalomi and the collective Public Movement. He’s currently collaborating with Antonio Ianniello in NANAMINAGURA and with Alessandro Sciarroni, Golden Lion for Life Achievement, in Augusto and Save the last dance for me.
Choreographer of the site-specific performance Rapture (2019) for the festival Rural Dimensions in Bellosguardo (Sa).
Under the influence is his first piece as director and it won the Special Mention for Italian directors under 30 at the Venice Biennale and the Jury Special Mention of the Leo de Berardinis Prize - Teatro di Napoli.
Giovanfrancesco Giannini currently works with Francesca Foscarini, Alessandro Sciarroni, Cia Aiep Ariella Vidach (Milan), Cie Eco Emilio Calcagno (Paris), Fabbrica Europa (Florence), Cia Korper (Naples).
His performances has been presented at festivals: FOG Triennaleperforming arts festival, Fabbrica Europa, Nao performing art festival, RomaEuropa, CCDC festival Hong Kong, Korperformer, Secret Florence.
His work CLOUD was selected for DNAppunti coreografici 2019 Romaeuropa.
His project “Memories”, in collaboration with the artists Fabio Novembrini and Valentina Zappa is among the winners of Crossing the sea (Marche Teatro).
In 2020 he is among the Italian artists selected for CRISOL, Bording Pass plus promoted by Mibact. He danced for Sang Jijia, Dimitris Papaioannou, Stefano Poda, Luca Veggetti, Mathilde Rosier, Dominique Dupuy, Ismael Ivo.
Kuopion kaupungintalo, juhlasali, Tulliportinkatu 31