Within the framework of its 48th anniversary, Casa de Teatro presents the first edition of “Spontaneous- International Festival of Improvisational Theater of the Caribbean, to be held from Wednesday, July 27 to Saturday, July 30, at 8:30 and 9:30 a.m. the night.
For four days, actors and actresses specialized in the impro technique from Argentina, Colombia, Spain, Mexico, Puerto Rico and two local groups from Galeras and Santo Domingo will face the Impro Sports Match, where, based on the suggestions of the public, they will have to make funny representations; In addition, each of the invited international groups will present their “Long Form” (Improvisation Theater) based on their own scenic research.
“This event is held in order to create a network of exchange and collaboration that allows strengthening and spreading the Improvisation Theater movement at an international level, our festival is born with an illustrious brother: Espontâneo Festival Internacional de Teatro de Improviso de Sintra, Portugal , considered to be the best festival in Europe in its specialty and with which it will develop future projects that will allow our newborn Festival to project itself strongly in the international theatrical arena”, Gigio Giraldo, pioneer of the movement, explained in a press release. impro in Latin America and general director of this first installment.
The Festival will also have an academic proposal for workshops, specialized master classes in the impro technique, conferences and meetings given by professional teachers with extensive experience and international recognition. For more information, you can call 809-685-3430 or follow @casadeteatroRD.