Scena Erasmus Catania, the new venue in Sicily (Italy)

Scena Erasmus Catania, the new venue in Sicily (Italy)

Registration is open to participate in the “Scena Erasmus Catania” theater workshop, organized by the University Theater Center in collaboration with Erasmus Europe on Scene Network, led by the University of Valencia together with the universities of Marburg (Germany), Padua, Cagliari and Catania in Italy, Pamplona (Spain), Lodz (Poland), Sofia (Bulgaria).

The project was created to create an international student theater company that will be part of the network, provide opportunities for cultural exchange between students of various nationalities, help foreign students learn the Italian language.

The call is open both for incoming Erasmus students present in Catania in the second semester of 2021-2022 (March-July) and for students enrolled in study courses of the various Unict departments. The group will be made up of 60% of incoming foreign students in Catania and 40% of students enrolled in Unict, for a maximum of 20 people. If the number of applications exceeds the number of places available (12 for foreigners and 8 for local students), the criterion of the greatest possible diversification of the countries of origin will be adopted, in addition, gender balance and maximum representativeness of the students will be guaranteed. different departments.

How to take part?
To participate in the call, simply send your application by email to attaching a short submission form containing personal data, the corresponding course of study, the university to which you belong, your nationality, any experience in the performative field, the duration of the Erasmus mobility in progress, any experience of international mobility previously acquired during the university career and, finally, the personal motivations for participation.

Participation is completely free and no previous theater experience is required.

Applications must be received by April 14, 2022.

Class calendar
The workshop will take place every Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the headquarters of the University Theater Center (CUT) in Piazza Università 13 in Catania, from April 20 to June 22, 2022.

At the end of the workshop activities, by young professional actresses/actors, there will be a show open to the public.