ABOUT US

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ABOUT US

"An artistic universe collective made up of artists, working internationally, creating a roaming state that encompasses a world of art; this has been mainly theatre and performance practice however it also includes installations, live events, videography, community outreach and artist development."

THIS IS WHAT WE DO \

Performance

Practice 

Artist

International Development

Masterclass

+ Workshops

 

Artist Network

THIS IS WHAT WE ARE CONCERNED ABOUT  \

We define ourselves according to these distinctions;

  1.  redefining spaces,

  2.  design-led performances,

  3. the power of languages, accents and cultures on stage

  4. challenging the role of the audience and allowing their participation to become a part of the performance itself.

  5. development and training, giving opportunities to artist in training to create work on global scale.

ARTISTIC DIRECTORS

 

Simone is a director, multidisciplinary artist and organiser for theatre. In 2015 he founded the artistic collective "Esercitazioni Invisibili". He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Performing Arts and Sciences at the "La Sapienza" University of Rome and a Masters in Theater Arts at the Middlesex University of London. From 2015 to 2018 his works are selected by the Public Domain Festival and staged at Teatro India - Teatro di Roma. In 2016 he has been the author, together with Pierpaolo Sepe, of #RevolutionaryRoad, a two-year training course for professional actors on the occasion of the centenary of the Russian Revolution. In 2017 he’s founded ‘ROMING’, a project of international exchange and collaboration between the National Theatre of Rome, Public Domain Festival and Middlesex University of London. He is currently working on the trilogy of creation, a collaborative project between international artists, located in different European countries, whose first chapter - K - made his debut at the Ravensfield Theater in London. In 2019 he became head of the International Coordination at the Dominio Pubblico Festival, the most significant Italian event focused on U25 creativity. He organised meetings, round tables, masterclasses, workshops, theatre and dance performances, collaborating with venues, theatre companies and universities from the UK, Lithuania, Bulgaria, France, Italy.

PRODUCTION HEADS

PHOEBE SHERGOLD-WILLIS

Phoebe has worked as an Assistant Stage Manager at the Hackney Empire, as a Production Assistant and Assistant Stage Manager with an accessible National touring Company Hot Coals, as well as working as the Company Stage Manager for State of the [art]’s production of Argonautika at the International Youth Drama Festival at the Palazzolo Acreide in Sicily. Phoebe has most recently worked as the Technical Producer for a contemporary adaptation of An Odyssey in collaboration with Middlesex University and State of the [art] at Dominio Pubblico, National Theatre of Rome. In 2015 at the age of 18, Phoebe founded her own Acting School, and has developed it in 2018 to become the SASA School of Performing Arts as she expanded to run street dance, contemporary dance, singing, musical theatre classes, acting classes, workshops and showcases.

In 2017 Phoebe was awarded Role Model of the Year by The Herts Advertiser Community Awards for her contribution to local charities including Age Concern St Albans and Mind Hertfordshire, as well as being passionate and motivated and a role model to the younger generation. Phoebe is also a motivational public speaker. She regularly speaks at Secondary Schools, Career Events, Universities, Colleges and hosts workshops Nationally, to help spread her knowledge and passion about her journey and experiences of a Young Entrepreneur.

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