ISABEL BURR RATY
brief selection of theater workshops & seminars
CHILE - Professional dance & theater companies
IMAGINATIVE REALISM & MASK INTERPRETATION WORKSHOP FOR DAMA BRAVA
IN CREATION PROCESS OF LAVA'O A MANO 2008 - 2011
DAMA BRAVA is a street dance & theater company integrated by 9 women. Their body of work deals with female resistance and the urge of constructing a more igualitarian society. They bring their creations and pedagogical laboratories to communities that live in the peripheral neighborhoods of Santiago, Valparaiso, etc. and that don't have economical resources to go to the theater. Dama Brava often performs in the streets, at football yards, etc. LAVA'O A MANO was created in 2008 and premired in 2009 and 2011. This piece examines the social complexities behind feminicide.
Supported by the National Council of the Arts Chile 2008 - 2011
IMAGINATIVE REALISM & MASK INTERPRETATION WORKSHOP FOR CHIN CHIN TIRAPIE
IN CRETION PROCESS OF CORTEJO FUNEBRE 2010
CHIN CHIN TIRAPIE ESCUELA CARNAVALERA is an independent non-profit popular carnaval school and company that rescues traditional street performances, such as chinchinero, to simbolicly and estetically stage a carnaval within public spaces. Dancers, masked actors and musicians take their coreographies to the streets to support political manifestations, such as the students and the indigenous liberation movements in Chile. CORTEJO FUNEBRE is a playfull intervention that is performed to celebrate the funeral or to commemorate the death's aniversary of an influential political or artistic figure: Salvador Allende, Pedro Lemebel, etc.
(Poet & writer) Pedro Lemebel's funeral
IMAGINATIVE REALISM & MASK INTERPRETATION WORKSHOP FOR FUEGO NEGRO (FORMER NINA CHIARA)
IN CREATION PROCESS OF MEMORIA AL FUEGO 2009-10
FUEGO NEGRO is a community of interdisciplinary artists united around the historical textures and movements of the Amerindian continent. Fuego Negro is in constant transformation researching on the borderlines of, and in dialogue with indigenous nations' iconography and theory, in order to produce audiovisual documentation, dance-theater performances, seminars and workshops. MEMORIA AL FUEGO is a theater play, with a live band, that speaks of a people that sings to restore the words that disappeared in the dictatorship's fire of oblivion.
Supported by the National Council of the Arts Chile 2009-2010