Masterclass with Un Poyo Rojo

Masterclass with Un Poyo Rojo

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April 5 @ 6:30 PM
Historic Asolo Theater
$15 / $10 for Members

Join Un Poyo Rojo performers Luciano Rosso and Alfonso Barón for a physical theater workshop.

About Alfonso Barón

Actor, dancer, choreographer and director. After practicing extreme and impact sports, he devoted himself to the performing arts, discovering dance through theater. He has been a member of various research groups and dance companies, such as the theater troupe of the National University of Cuyo, the Contemporary Ballet of the San Martín General Theater, the UNA Contemporary Dance Company, the National Contemporary Dance Company, the Combinado Argentino de Danza and the "KM29" group, among others. He has directed numerous plays, dance pieces, performances and films. He also gives courses and seminars on dance, composition and stage and physical performance, notably at ESCA (école supérieure de comé par l'alternance), in France and abroad. He devotes himself to blending the languages of the stage, and tours the world with renowned, award-winning works such as "Un Poyo Rojo" (physical theater), with which he is currently touring America, Europe, Asia and Oceania.

About Luciano Rosso

Dancer, actor, director and choreographer, trained in classical, contemporary, Afro, jazz and hip-hop dance. He also trained as an actor with Osqui Guzmán, Daniel Casablanca, Hermes Gaido and Paco Redondo, among others. As a musician, he has worked on his voice with Magdalena Fleitas, Alberto Alonso and Tom Viano, and percussion with Gabriel Spiller, Santiago Ablin and Maria Zoppi.

In the year 2000 he joined the Nandayure company, directed by Analía González, as a dancer, actor and choreographer. In 2001, he joined the renowned percussion group El Choque Urbano, with whom he participated in two shows: Fabricando Sonidos and La Nave. These two shows led him to tour Argentina and South America for three years: Peru, Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay, Colombia, Paraguay, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Guatemala, and then tour the Netherlands, South Korea and Syria. In 2009 he created Urraka, a percussion performance with objects, and the same year he created, together with Hermes Gaido, Alfonso Barón and Nicolás Poggi, the company Un Poyo Rojo with his physical theater show that even today continues to be represented on stages around the world after 15 years. In 2020, during the first COVID lockdown in France, he created the virtual show APOCALYPSYNC. Together with Maria Saccone, they premiered the play in the theater at the Off Avignon Festival in July 2021. In 2022, his company Un Poyo Rojo premiered its second show, "Dystopia", in Madrid, with which they toured Europe since then. In 2023, he is preparing his second cycle at the Théâtre du Chêne Noir for the month of July within the framework of the Avignon Off Festival, with his one-man show APOCALIPSYNC.”

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