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Mon 26 Mar - Sat 31 Mar
CID - Centro Internazionale della Danza
10-12 e 13-16

Akram Khan Lab

Beginning with a warm-up developed through some of the aspects of Akram’s work, participants will be able to explore their own creativity through exercises and tasks focusing on rhythm, speed, cycles and silence. The workshop will develop into learning phrases of movement from KAASH, a production from Akram Khan Company Repertoire. 

Nicola Monaco

Started his training in dance at the age of nineteen in Italy where he studied contemporary and ballet. In 2001, he attended the professional course of Aterballetto under the direction of Mauro Bigonzetti. At the end of his training he immediately joined the dance company Artemis Danza directed by Monica Casadei where he stayed for two seasons. In 2003 had the opportunity to work for awarded Dutch dance company Emio Greco/PC where he stayed until 2008 taking part of the latest creations of the company and being able as well to dance all the repertory touring worldwide. In 2009, he moved to London and had the chance to work and collaborate with choreographer such as Akram Khan, Gregory Maquoma, Tom Dale, The Featherstonehaughs and Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company. In the meanwhile, Nicola started his own research as choreographer performing for the Arcola Theatre and the Place Theatre. In 2012, Nicola started collaborations with the University of Malta as guest teacher and as rehearsals director for the Mavin Khoo Dance Company directed by Mavin Khoo.
In 2013, Nicola Joined Akram Khan Dance company touring with the productions iTMOi and Kaash, alongside he has the privilege to teach the AKC repertory worldwide. From 2016, he’s appointed as rehearsal director for the national company of Malta Zfin Malta Dance Ensemble directed by Mavin Khoo, in the same year he is commissioned to create a piece for the Fontys Dance Academy in Tilburg and started his Master degree in performing arts (Dance) at the University of Malta.


26-31 March
Monday 26th March from 2pm to 5pm
From 27th March to 30th March from 10am to 12pm and from 1pm to 4pm
Saturday 31th Marc from 10am to 1pm

Price: 260 euro

Where: CID-Centro Internazionale di Rovereto, Corso Rosmini 58

Participants must sign up by calling 0464 431660 or by writing to cid@centrodelladanza.it.

Since the workshops will be started by the CID after reaching a minimum number of participants it is essential that registrations are received as soon as possible.

The registration fee will not be refunded under any circumstances.