Bio

Giorgia Maddamma

Dancer – Choreographer – Artistic director of Koreproject company

 

Currently professor of Contemporary Dance at the National Academy of Dance in Rome.

She graduated from the National Dance Academy of Rome and at the Folkwang Universitet der Kunste in Essen Germany under the direction of Pina Bausch, where she studied with the masters Jean Cebron, Malou Airaudo, Libby Nye, Susanne Linke, Alfredo Corvino, Lutz Forster, Dominique Merci and many others .

She has danced and toured for many years in the companies.

Rodolpho Leoni Dance, Mark Siezkarek Dance Company, Stadtheater Hagen, Stadtheater Munster Daniel Goldin, Danzare la vita by Elsa Piperno, Scenamobile by Joseph Fontano, Ballet of Puglia by Toni Candeloro, Echoes of American dancetheater by Libby Nye (Repertoire of Doris Humphrey , José Limon, Anna Sokolow and Lucas Hoving);

and for the freelance choreographers:

Malou Airaudo, Alice Condodina, Jim May, Micha van Hoeck, Bernd Uwe Marzaan, Norbert Steinwarz, Daniel Condamines among others.

She obtained the Master of Pedagogy of contemporary dance at the Folkwang Universitet der Kunste in Essen.

In 2005 she founded KOREOPROJECT Dance Company,  where she dances, choreographs and produces contemporary dance pieces, in collaboration with many artists and italian and foreign Institutions; Koreoproject is also activ in social theater working for the Lecce prison, and organizes artistic events and contemporary dance workshops.

Giorgia has been PROFESSOR  of Contemporary Dance, Repertoire, Composition and Choreographer at the Folkwang Universitet der Kunste in Essen from 2011 to 2017.

And Professor and guest choreographer for other Institutions:

Conservatorio Superior de Danca de Madrid, Konige Ballettschule of Antwerp, Royal Danish Ballet School of Copenhagen, University of Bologna, Conservatory of Music and Dance Riga; Ecole de Music et Danse of Lille.

She has been BALLET MASTER for the companies:

Folkwang Tanzstudio Essen, Stadtheater Hagen, Stadtheater Kassel, Stadtheater Munster, Accademia Perduta Folì, Cantieri Teatrali Koreja Lecce, AMA Academy, Courte Sconta Company Miland, ARB Dance Company, LDT Dance Company, National Theater of Tirana;  since 2012 for Tanztheater Wuppertal- Pina Bausch in Wuppertal and international tours.