Thursday, November 11th
In an intimate meeting at the Teatro del Lago Amphitheatre with Eduardo Zúñiga, an outstanding Chilean dancer, who takes us on a journey through his formative years, professional path and experiences as a choreographer in the dance and integration programme You Can Dance 2021 held at Teatro del Lago thanks to the support of the Mustakis Foundation.
Eduardo Zúñiga will talk with Rita Rossi, director of the Dance Department at the Teatro del Lago School of the Arts, about the process of creating a work in hybrid format and the possibility of returning to the stage with young people who are beginning contemporary dance for the first time.
The experience of MAREA, the final work of the programme that will premiere in the Tronador Space, plus his professional experiences will be presented in this Zona Maestra session with an outstanding Chilean artist.
DO YOU WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT MAREA?
YOU CAN DANCE 2021
ABOUT Eduardo Zúñiga
As a choreographer, Eduardo won the Gold Medal at the XIII International Ballet Competition and Contest of Choreographers in Moscow and the Silver Medal at the IV Beijing International Ballet and Choreography Competition; first prize of Dance Chance Redux (Chicago) for his work FARO, and the Joyce Award in 2013.
He has created for Bolshoi Theater, Luna Negra Dance Theatre (Chicago), TitoyayaDansa (Valencia), Houston Ballet 2, State Street Ballet (California), Hubbard Street INSIDEOUT workshops (Chicago), Elements Contemporary Dance (Chicago), Ballet Arte Moderno (Chile) and Jove Companyia de Danza Gerard Collins (Valencia).
His work as choreographic assistant for Gustavo Ramírez Sansano also stands out in productions with Alvin Ailey American Dance Company, The Juilliard School, Theatre Ulm, Theater Munster, among others.
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