José Costa Torres

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Thinking Audio description in Contemporary Dance, 2024

From 16 February to 1 March 2024, curated by Ana Rita Teodoro and produced by Parasita, Thinking Audio description in Contemporary Dance aims to be a collective training and research experience in relation to audio description, involving experimentation, sharing and direct contact with dance in terms of its practice, history and choreographic process. Comprising 10 days of training between 19 February and 1 March 2024, in Lisbon, it will culminate in the writing of two audiodescription scripts for plays to be premiered at Culturgest and Teatro do Bairro Alto between 11 and 18 May 2024.

28 February 2024
From 10am to 1pm: Workshop Practising Dance, with Vera Mantero
From 3 to 5pm: Lecture about Acessibility, with Ana Marta Mendão (Access Lab)
Local: Culturgest, Sala 6, Lisbon


Ficha Artística

Curated by
Ana Rita Teodoro

Joana Gomes, Márcia Lança

With the practices and knowledge of
Ana Rita Mendão, Daniel Tércio, Eliana Franco, Fátima Alves, João dos Santos Martins, Maria Vlachou, Mariana Rodrigues, Piny, Valérie Castan, Vera Mantero

Executive producer
Sofia Lopes | Associação Parasita

Lysandra Domingues | Associação Parasita

José Costa Torres

Audiodescription for the plays by
João dos Santos Martins and Piny

Supported by
c.e.m, Culturgest, Estúdios Victor Córdon, O Rumo do Fumo

Associação Parasita, Teatro do Bairro Alto