A.T.K. – Albanian Theatre Association
Backa Theatre / Göteborgs Stadsteater
Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione
Le Channel Scène Nationale
Théâtre de Liège
Tjeter Vizion Ngo
University of Bologna
May 24 2018 to Sep 26 2019
Delightful dance at school
Backa Theater and Twisted Feet have recently started a series of workshops with young people and amateurs to reflect on encounters, courage and hope within the current migration-related context - through dance. Directed by the artistic director Mattias Andersson, the show will be premiered in Gothenburg in February 2019.
Jun 17 2018 to Jun 23 2018
Autostrada del Sud, in car
36 cars. 36 actors-storytellers. More than 120 spectators. From Julio Cortazar's novel 'Rayuela. Il gioco del mondo', original dramaturgy and performance by Cantieri Meticci were presented during the first Atlas of Transitions Biennial in Bologna, Italy (here, picture by Alessia del Bianco).Read more
Jun 15 2018 to Jun 24 2018
RIGHT TO THE CITY, Diritto alla Città
We are pleased to announce the beginning of Right to the City | Diritto alla città, the Atlas of Transitions Biennial that from 15th to 24th June 2018 will bring original narratives and participative and creative performances and activities across the streets of Bologna. Picture by Matteo de Mayda.
Jun 1 2018 to Jun 8 2018
Z’oiseaux in Calais
'Le Channel' has co-produced a performance dealing with the context of intercontinental migration - to especially speak to children about the matter- together with the Company ‘Les petites boîtes’. The idea of exile has been investigated here with poetic tenderness by taking the perspective of migratory birds.
May 10 2018 to Jun 20 2018
A New Territory at Teatr Powszechny
During the Art and Society Festival Happy City 2018, and in occasion of the World Refugee Day on 20th June, 'New Territory live VR', the show produced by Teatr Powszechny under the umbrella of the Atlas of Transitions project, was performed three times in public space - in front of the theater.
May 6 2018 to May 18 2018
Neighbourhoods in motion
Cantieri Meticci thinks that public spaces represent an occasion to open dialogues and make beauty and thoughts shine and sparkle. It now presents the outcomes of the workshops that have run in the different neighbourhoods of Bologna since November 2017 - in the search for unexpected audiences and unusual places.Read more
Apr 14 2018 to Apr 15 2018
'The Animals', according to Strefa WolnoSłowa
On January 2018, the Strefa WolnoSłowa artistic group started working on the performance 'The Animals', which will be staged at Powszechny Theater on 14th and 15th April. The work will then be presented in autumn in theaters as well as cultural centres, in collaboration with schools and youth centres.
Apr 9 2018 to Jun 24 2018
Lawrence of Arabia
Teatr Powszechny will present 'Lawrence of Arabia' on 22nd June 2018 in Warsaw, during the Happy City festival. The show is a theatrical telephone game, exploring generalizations and fantasies related to identity. Picture from 'When my dad turned into a bush', which will also be presented during the festival, by Natalia Kabanow.
Apr 7 2018 to Jun 24 2018
'100 pas presque' in Bologna
'100 passi quasi' by Taoufiq Izeddiou and Said Ait El Moumen is the free workshop preparing professional and non-professional dancers for the performance that will be presented to the public on 23rd and 24th June in Bologna, during the first international festival of Atlas of Transitions.
Apr 2 2018 to May 31 2018
The Great Hands Collection
From April to the end of May 2018, Le Channel Scène Nationale conducted - together with the plastic artist Momette, an academic researcher, a photographer and a scenographer - the first of two experimental creative workshops under the umbrella of the Atlas of Transitions activities.
Mar 6 2018 to Apr 13 2018
Atlante, 'Saga' - Act II
The workshop for young people 'Atlante', location scouting for a documentary film, led by ZimmerFrei, concerns the observation of places, photo taking, sound recording, and film documentation in Bologna. Through this workshop, the city becomes a map of special sites - spatial nodes that open up to possibilities - where ordinary and memorable events have certainly happened.
Mar 5 2018 to Jun 30 2018
Documenting contemporary Albania
Tjeter Vizion NGO and A.T.K. Albanian Theatre Association are documenting lifestyle and social integration of the Roma and Egyptian communities in Elbasan District. The video documentary will be broadcasted on local TV channels.
Feb 5 2018 to Jun 15 2018
Sewing memories: Punctuation
'Punctuation', the individual workshops conducted in Bologna, Italy, by the Eritrean artist Muna Mussie with more than thirty women from different countries has represented the backstage for the creation of an original sewed book.
Feb 5 2018 to May 17 2018
'Sortir du Noir', An educational project
Théâtre de Liège has recently ended a rich programme of workshops with students and migrants at Institut Don Bosco and Athénée Royal Liège Atlas, two secondary schools in Liège. Led by school teachers, the workshops were organised together with the Centre pour Réfugiés de la Croix Rouge and the cultural associations Voix des Sans Papiers and Bobine.
Jan 30 2018 to May 17 2018
Getting out of the darkness
'Getting out of the darkness' is the educational project for students organised by Théâtre de Liège - it is based on the work of the filmmakers Bénédicte Liénard and Mary Jimenez, with the support of Pierre Etienne, trainer and artist.
Nov 27 2017 to Dec 9 2017
External memory / Memoria esterna
Sound exploration of a city ‘out of sight’: Bologna. ‘Memoria Esterna’ is the first laboratory led by ZimmerFrei, alias Massimo Carozzi, sound designer, and Anna de Manincor, filmmaker, under the umbrella of Atlas of Transitions.Read more
Nov 6 2017 to May 13 2018
Theatres in the Neighbourhood
During the first months of the Atlas of Transitions project, Cantieri Meticci has been holding theatrical and artistic workshops thanks to its neighbourhood companies - Compagnie Meticce di Quartiere - in crucial areas of the suburbs of Bologna, in particular at Croce del Biacco, San Donato and Navile.
Nov 1 2017 to Mar 1 2018
Intercultural activities in Targówek Refugee Centre
The Targówek Refugee Centre, near Warsaw, designed specifically for women and children, provides hospitality for the migrants waiting for their asylum status. Here the artistic activities led by the Strefa WolnoSłowa team.
Oct 1 2017 to Dec 31 2017
'Sunflower' in Cërrik and Elbasan
"The 'Sunflower' workshop represents the first time we have talked together about migration-related issues. This is a very encouraging project, as it involves us in expressing our feelings through open dialogues and participation in theatrical activities", Nardi said.