ALEXANDROS MICHAIL
  • THESSALONIKI
  • Greece
Share on Facebook
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos
 

ALEXANDROS MICHAIL's Page

Latest Activity

ALEXANDROS MICHAIL left a comment for Caden Manson (Network Curator)
"Thank you Caden! Excited to be here! All the best Alex"
Jun 24, 2015
ALEXANDROS MICHAIL is now a member of Contemporary Performance Network
Jun 23, 2015

Profile Information

Performance Discipline
visual theatre, physical theatre, contemporary performance, movement, mask,
Bio
Born in Northern Greece, he studied Philosophy but graduated from Law School, AUTH, Greece, while discovering body movement and dance. He went to London for post-graduate studies in Contemporary Performance Making at Brunel University (Mise-en-Scene) with Helen Paris (Curious) where he came in touch with the world of Live Art and worked with Arts Admin Artists Bock&Vincenzi (Here as if…), Station House Opera (Mind Out) and award winning Mark Storor (For The Best-Liverpool, Pengy, The Barometer of my Heart and more). He has been an invited lecturer at Greenwich University’s Creative Writing Department.

He trained in the 2 years intensive program of LISPA (London International School of Performing Arts), a Lecoq pedagogy approach to physical theatre and to making one’s own theatre (poetics of body movement, mime, objects, masks, commedia del arte, clown, tragedy, grotesque). He has performed with Penny Woolcock, Andy Dawson, English National Opera, Theatre Lab (National Theatre of Greece). His work has been performed at Battersea Arts Centre, Camden People’s Theatre, Etcetera Theatre.

In late 2012, against all odds, he made Greece his base while returning to UK for work. He has directed big scale outdoors and site specific performances with choirs, military bands and horses, outdoors community performances against discrimination for Thessaloniki European Youth Capital 2014, alongside with more “conventional” devised and physical theatre or dance work. This year he has been honoured with a grant by the German Federal Office of Foreign Affairs and the German consulate of Thessaloniki to work on a performance project with the community of the martyred village of Hortiatis. His texts and translations have been published in Literature Magazines and Papers (Dekata, Thraka, Odos) and he has anthologized poetry for AVGI Newspaper. He gives movement, masked theatre and creating theatre workshops.

His most recent work, Piece for 2, a non verbal/visual/physical theatre piece for 2 actors on the dynamics of human relationships, has been invited in many cities and various international festivals in Greece and it is now preparing for its European premiere in October 2015.

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Contemporary Performance Network to add comments!

Join Contemporary Performance Network

At 6:55am on June 23, 2015, Caden Manson (Network Curator) said…

Welcome to the network!

 
 
 

Connect

517867ba152f4c2a8e9d0d089604de85

ARTez

e1483789aef54d608911ec0e649848a6

cccac3b4ca90413a8e91eaa0db66b832




BECOME A SPONSOR

Sponsors & Partners




BECOME A SPONSOR

© 2017   Created by Caden Manson (Network Curator).   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service