Nicola Monaco (Italy) , dancer from the Akram Khan Dance Company , internationally recognized for its pioneering style in the integration of various aspects and choreographic languages, gives a workshop on the choreographic process.
Thursday 23 August / 11:00 am / Room 7 of the CENART ballet school
Over 16 years old / Intermediate / Advanced / Contemporary dance professionals / Being active / Minimum experience of 5 years in contemporary dance / Hydration / Comfortable clothing for contemporary dance / Punctuality is required / Awakening show ticket is mandatory to participate.
Nicola Monaco (Italy) - Akram Khan Dance Company.
Nicola Monaco began her training in Italy, where she studied contemporary dance and ballet. In 2001 he attended the Aterballetto professional course under the direction of Mauro Bigonzetti.
At the end of her training she immediately joined the Artemis Danza dance company, directed by Monica Casadei, where she remained for two seasons.
In 2003 Nicola had the opportunity to work for the award-winning Dutch dance company Emio Greco / PC. He worked there until 2008, participating in the latest creations of the company, being able to dance the entire repertoire and touring the world.
In 2009 he moved to London and had the opportunity to work and collaborate with choreographers such as Akram Khan, Gregory Maquoma, Tom Dale, The Featherstonehaughs and Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company. Meanwhile, Nicola started his own path as a choreographer, presenting works for the Arcola Theater and the Place Theater.
In 2012, Nicola began collaborations with the University of Malta as a guest teacher and rehearsal director for the Mavin Khoo dance company, led by Mavin Khoo.
Since June 2013, Nicola has been working with Akram Khan Company, touring around the world with iTMOi and Kaash productions.