Amanda Piña

Amanda Piña studied Physical Theatre in Santiago de Chile, (Jacques Lecoq methodology) and Contemporary Dance and Choreography in Barcelona (AREA), Salzburg (SEAD) and Choreographic centre Montpellier (direction Mathilde Monnier). In 2005 she founded the company nadaproductions based in Vienna together with visual artist Daniel Zimmermann.. She collaborated with choreographers such as DD. Dorvillier, Ewa Bankowska, Magdalena Chowaniec, Frans Poelstra & Robert Steijn, Christine Gaigg and Andrei Andrianov, among others. Her main interests are new ways of working with text, video and movement in the context of contemporary Theatre and Dance. Always testing new possibilities of playing with the theatre conventions and the audience involvement. Her work as choreographer / director formed the tetralogy Self, You, WE, and THEM followed by IT, TEATRO and NATURE recently presented at Theatre Brut in Vienna. Amanda is also co-founder of nadaLokal, an independent art, music and performance space in the 15th district in Vienna.