MASTER CLASSES

Devising Performance

Lead by Dora Arreola

This master class focuses on the process for devising and developing a dance-theatre piece.  Arreola's process begins with the creation of raw material  created from physical or verbal responses to prompts and improvisations to develop a physical vocabulary. This vocabulary becomes the seed for physical actions, which become elements of movement compositions. These movements, leading to the development of a structure for solo performance/choreography or ensemble piece.

 

Physical Training for Performers

Lead by Dora Arreola

This master class focuses on developing physical movement for performers through specialized training, encompassing dance techniques, balance and creativity.

 

The Internal Current of the Performer

Lead by Dora Arreola

The Internal Currents of the Performer is a training process that uses a series of movement and vocal exercises to develop personal associations, and the creation of raw material that is later organized into a physical vocabulary, physical actions and movement composition. This process can be applied to written plays (classical or modern), or to the creation of original work.

 

Directing: How to Create a Concept for a Performance

Lead by Dora Arreola

This master class focuses on how to create a concept from an existing dramatic or poetic text and how do you communicate your concept to designers and collaborators. Watch the video as an example of the class.