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LEA MORO

Lea Moro is a Swiss choreographer, lecturer and cultural manager, based in Berlin and Zurich. She studied at the Accademia Teatro Dimitri (BA in Physical Theatre), LABAN Centre London (Diploma in Dance Studies) and graduated 2014 from the Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin (BA Dance, Context, Choreography). In 2018/19 she did a further education in ‹Systemic Organizational Development› at artop, institute of the Humboldt-Universität Berlin and 2019/20 she was part of the one year program ‹Curation in the performing Arts› at University of Salzburg and Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich.

Lea Moros choreographic work tours internationally to renowned venues. Her group piece (b)reaching stillness (2015) was selected for the Tanzplatttform Deutschland in 2016 in Frankfurt am Main and the Swiss Dance Days in Geneva in 2017. Her solo performance Le Sacre du Printemps, a ballet for a single body (2013/14) toured internationally a.o. to the Colombo Dance Platform Sri Lanka, Festival Solos al Mediodía in Montevideo, HAU Hebbel am Ufer Berlin. Lea Moro was resident choreographer at the K3 — Zentrum für Choreographie | Tanzplan Hamburg between 2015-16, developing her solo musical The End of the Alphabet. In the season 2017/18 she was Associated Artist at the Tanzhaus Zürich. In 2017 she developed the group piece FUN!, which was chosen for the Swiss Dance Days 2019 in Lausanne. In 2019 she created together with MA Students of the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki the piece Their Limbs Their Lungs Their Legs and in the same year with the BA students of DOCH University Stockholm the piece KNOT KNOT.

Furthermore, Lea Moros work has been presented a.o. at venues and festivals such as Moving in November Helsinki, Festival Uzès Danse, Sophiensæle Berlin, Dublin Dance Festival, Kaserne Basel, Tanzhaus Zürich, Dampfzentrale Bern, Arsenic Lausanne, ImPulsTanz Vienna (FM4 Fan Award), Festival Tanz im August Berlin, Théâtre de Vanves.

Lea Moro is nominated talented choreographer in the year book 2015 of tanz magazine. In the same year she received the Elsa-Neumann scholarship of the city Berlin 2015, in 2014 the DanceWEB scholarship during the Festival ImPulsTanz in Vienna, in 2016 and 2019 a research scholarship of Senat Berlin and between 2014-2016 she was supported by the PAP Mentoring Program Berlin. In 2017 Lea Moro received the cultural price ‹Werkstipendium› by the City of Zurich and in 2018 the cultural award ‹Förderpreis› by the canton Zurich.

Lea Moro founded and co-curated the Acker’Festival Berlin (2013/14), between 2012-2014 she was council member of the Akademischer Senat /Erweiterter Akademischer Senat of the UdK Berlin and between 2014-2018 she was part of the curatorial team for the residency program Schloss Bröllin (DE). She is coaching different artists a.o. other being mentor of Judith Förster in the PAP Mentoring Program Berlin. Since 2019 Lea Moro is part of the Dramaturgypool at Tanzhaus Zürich. Since 2021 she is part of the dance jury of Atelier Mondial Basel for their international artists exchange program.

Furthermore, Lea Moro held teaching positions at the Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin, DOCH Stockholm, University of the Arts Helsinki, Manufacture Lausanne. Since 2019 she develops the artistic long-term project Sketch of Togetherness. In September 2020 her first production for young audience All Our Eyes Believe (8+) premiered. Currently she is planning ears see too her second choreographic work for young audience. She is curating and developing the platform Work it Out and is in the planning of other curatorial cooperations.


2021 funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media in the program NEUSTART KULTUR, Support Program DIS-TANZEN of the Dachverband Tanz Deutschland.

Collaborators

Aino Purhonen
Performance
Alberto Veiga
Co-Choreography, Performance
Alexander Talts
Performance
Alexandra Hennig
Dramaturgy
Alice Chauchat
Dramaturgical Advice
Am Ertl
Performance
Andres Bucci
Sound, Photography
Andrius Mulokas
Performance
Ann-Christin Görtz
Production, Touring
Anne-Mareike Hess
Dramaturgical Advice
Annegret Schalke
Lightdesign
Anni Kaila
Performance
Aurore d'Audiffret
Performance
Ben Peyer
Web Development
Catherine Labouchère
Co-Choreography, Performance
Claire Dessimoz
Co-Choreography, Performance
Claire Terrien
Technical Direction, Light
Corinna Helenelund
Stage, Costume
Cristina Nyffeler
Stage, Costume
Dani Brown
Performance
Daniella Eriksson
Performance
Darío Bardam
Performance
Désirée Meul
Artistic Collaboration
Ella Koikkalainen
Performance
Emma Tricard
Performance
Enrico Ticconi
Performance
Felix Hahn
Stageassistance
Igor Dobricic
Dramaturgical Advice
Ilona Salonen
Performance
Isabelle Schad
Artistic Collaboration
Jana Sotzko
Sound
Jani-Matti Salo
Lightdesign
Janna Loukas
Performance
Jennie Bergsli
Performance
Johanna Baumann
Assistance Costume, Scenography
Joonas Pernilä
Sound
Jorge De Hoyos
Performance
Josep Caballero Garcia
Dramaturgical Advice
Julia Keren Turbahn
Choreographic Assistance
Jussi Suomalainen
Performance
Katrin Fürst
Stagedesign
Key Performance
Distribution
Kiana Rezvani
Artistic collaboration choreography
Leonie Graf
Outside eye, mediation
Linda Sepp
Dramaturgy, Production
Luc Reynaud
Co-Choreography, Performance
Lydia Sonderegger
Costume
Maja Zimmermann
Dramaturgy
Marc Streit
Dramaturgy
Marcus Thomas
Sound
Marie Schmieder
Production, Touring
Martin Beeretz
Light design
Martin Bergström
Costume, Scenography
Martin Klöti
Co-Choreography, Performance
Mascha Mihoa Bischof
Stage, Costume
Matilda Aaltonen
Performance
Micha Goldberg
Performance
Michel Keuper
Stage
Michelle Ettlin
Video, Sound, Documentation
Michelle Moura
Performance
Molly Engblom
Performance
Mona De Weerdt
Dramaturgy
Nadja Krüger
Videodocumentation
Nelly Rodriguez
Photography
Nima Dehghani
Social media design (Instagram AOEB)
Nina Krainer
Costume and stage design
Per Ehrnström
Dramaturgy
ROLI Deluxe
Homepage, Graphic Design
Rabea Grand
Production, Touring
Rebekka Grimm
Costume Assistance
Riikka Laurilehto
Performance
Rommy González
Illustration, graphic design
Sara Skoglund
Performance
Shiraz Amar
Perfomance
Taru Aho
Performance
Vincenzo Fagnani
Graphic Design
Zelda Wenner
Choreographic Assistance
Émilia Giudicelli
Co-Choreography, Performance
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