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LEA MORO

Lea Moro is a Swiss choreographer, dancer, 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). Her choreographic work tours internationally to renowned venues. Her group piece (b)reaching stillness (2015) was selected for the Tanzplattform 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. Her 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 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). In 2018/19 Lea Moro did a further education in ‹Systemische Organisationsberatung› (‹Systemic Organizational Development›) at artop, institute of the Humboldt-Universität Berlin.

In January 2019 premiered Their Limbs Their Lungs Their Legs, a choreographic work for nine dancers, created in collaboration with the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki (touring in Finnland, Estland, Switzerland). In May 2019 she created the Bachelor graduation piece KNOT KNOT at DOCH, the School of Dance and Circus in Stockholm. Furthermore, she will be teaching at the Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin and at Manufacture Lausanne.

Since 2019 Lea Moro develops the artistic long-term project Sketch of Togetherness.

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
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
Linda Sepp
Dramaturgy, Production
Luc Reynaud
Co-Choreography, Performance
Lydia Sonderegger
Costume
Maja Zimmermann
Dramaturgy
Marcus Thomas
Sound
Marie Schmieder
Production, Touring
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
Molly Engblom
Performance
Mona De Weerdt
Dramaturgy
Nadja Krüger
Videodocumentation
Nelly Rodriguez
Photography
Per Ehrnström
Dramaturgy
ROLI Deluxe
Homepage, Graphic Design
Rabea Grand
Production, Touring
Rebekka Grimm
Costume Assistance
Riikka Laurilehto
Performance
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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