ORIANTHEATRE Dance Company

9th edition of International
PARIS SUMMER ACADEMY
2 to 27 August 2021

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PSA is a GREEN program.
Applications are to be submitted ONLINE


WHAT :

Paris Summer Academy (PSA) is a unique of its kind professional summer intensive program with an interdisciplinary approach to different art forms including Contemporary dance, Physical theatre, Performance art, Voice,…
PSA is not a regular training program but an artistic meeting spot for practical researches and innovative performing methods led by a group of internationally recognised artists and companies invited from all around the world. PSA is a project initiated by Mehdi Farajpour and organised by ORIANTHEATRE Dance Company in partnership with the CITÉ INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS DE PARIS and MICADANSES Dance Venue. The program is open to all curious and open-minded Dancers, Physical theatre actors and Performance artists, who are willing to expand and lead their skills, abilities and imagination towards a cutting edge horizon.


WHO :

Due to the unpredictable situation caused by the CoronaVirus, PARIS SUMMER ACADEMY has adapted its registration policies. Therefore, the list of invited teaching artists-companies for PSA 2021 will be announced later (In 2021). However, the open call for APPLICATIONS is already open. To let you know more about the professional level of our program, here is a list of the artists and companies we have been regularly collaborating with since 2013:

ULTIMA VEZ Company (Brussels, Belgium), SOL Pico Company (Barcelona, Spain), Miguel Pereira (Lisbon, Portugal), Jan Fabre Company (Antwerpen, Belgium), TangoSumo Company (France), ORIANTHEATRE Dance Company (Paris, France), Toula Limnaios Company (Berlin, Germany), Elke Luyton (USA), Gwen Sampé (USA), Katie Duck (USA), Anatoli Vlassov (Russia), Skye Reynolds (UK), Francesco Kiais (Italy), Anthony Howell (UK), Olivier Germser (France), Olivier de Sagazan (France), Mehdi Farajpour, …


WHERE :

Cité Internationale des Arts de Paris
Micadanses Dance Center (Salle MAY B)


WHEN :

From the 2 August 2021 to the 27 August 2021.

WEEK 1 (2 to 6 August 2021):
– Workshop or Performance Lab 1 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)
– Workshop or Performance Lab 2 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)

WEEK 2 (9 to 13 August 2021):
– Workshop or Performance Lab 1  / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)
– Workshop or Performance Lab 2 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)

WEEK 3 (16 to 20 August 2021):
– Workshop or Performance Lab 1 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)
– Workshop or Performance Lab 2 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)

WEEK 4 (23 to 27 August 2021):
– Workshop or Performance Lab 1 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)
– Workshop or Performance Lab 2 / TO BE ANNOUNCED (3 hours)

FINAL SHOWING: 27 August 2021 / 20h / Micadanses (Salle MAY B).
(The name of our guest artist who will be directing the final show of the PSA2021 is to be announced shortly).


HOW:

Click on the APPLICATION word and submit it online.


KNOW:

– PSA’s capacity is limited to 25 artists from all around the world and all artistic disciplines related to body and movement.
– PSA is a creative and research based summer intensive program not a regular training occasion.
– Early applications would have the priority to be considered for the program.
– Returning PSA artists would automatically get 100€ reduction.
– PSA’s main language is English during both registration and teachings.
– PSA is supported by the Cité Internationale des Arts de Paris and Micadanses dance venue.
– PSA provides ACCOMMODATION only for FULL PROGRAM participants (Resident artists) for the whole period of the program including the weekends of August.
– Resident are not allowed to host guests into their accommodation.
– The Academy will come to an end with a Final performance. Performing in this show is not obligatory.
– PSA will deliver a CERTIFICATE exclusively to the FULL PROGRAM participants (Either resident-artist or non resident-artists).
– PSA will run all through the August 2021 except weekends.
– Any question? Drop us an email to parissummeracademy(at)gmail.com