Silvia Bottiroli

Silvia Bottiroli is a curator, researcher and organizer in contemporary performing arts. Silvia obtained a Ph.D. in Visual and Performing Arts at Pisa University.
Silvia Bottiroli is author of numerous writings about the XX Century and contemporary theatre and dance scene, focusing in particular on the political and ethical values of performance, the societal implication of artistic creation and spectatorship and the issues raised by curatorial practices and instituting processes. From 2012 to 2016 she has been the artistic director of Santarcangelo Festival, one of the most relevant contemporary performing arts festivals in Italy.
Additionally, she has supervised diverse critical, curatorial and educational projects in collaboration with art organizations including a.o. SNDO School for New Dance Development in Amsterdam and Homo Novus Festival in Riga. She has worked as guest curator for the project “The May Events” in KunstenFestivalDesArts in Brussels and Vooruit in Ghent. 

book Thursday 2 Dec H 18:30
DAS - Dispositivo Arti Sperimentali

Giorni felici

with ZUZU

chair Silvia Bottiroli

chair Alessio Trabacchini

ZUZU talks about his new graphic novel Giorni felici: the history of Claudia, a girl hang in the balance between past and future, between the will to abandon herself to a relationship and the fear of not living up to her dreams, between theater and magic. She talks with the authoress Silvia Bottiroli, curator and contemporary theater and dance researcher.

Duration: 1h30

In collaboration with Coconino Press – Fandango, RULEZ ERT / Teatro Nazionale