Year

2018

Summary

The POWER project aims to involve socially vulnerable people such as disabled and migrant disabled people, in the production of theatre performances. It will also help enhance the skills and knowledge of producers that organise artistic activities for disabled people.

Lead Partner

Nazareno Societa Cooperativa Sociale (Italy)

Co-Partner(s)
Funding Strand

Smaller Scale Cooperation Projects

Community Grant

€199,389

Description

The POWER project (2018 - 2020) aims to involve socially vulnerable people such as disabled and migrant disabled people, in the production of theatre performances. It will also help enhance the skills and knowledge of producers that organise artistic activities for disabled people. 

The project will promote the transnational co-production of a theatre production with disabled actors. POWER (Performances Of Wide Enrichment to Raise awareness on different abilities and promote integration) will help reach new audiences; improve social inclusion of disabled people through artistic cooperation as well as the competencies of operators implementing artistic activities with disabled people; increased mobility and cooperation at the EU level.

Activities include:

  • Collection of personal stories – storytelling from migration and disability background
  • Transnational artistic residency with all the artistic directors for defining the performance scenario
  • Local theatre workshops in all the partner countries for producing the acts of the performance
  • Debut the theatre performance in PRAGUE – CZECH REPUBLIC, January 2020
  • Staging the theatre performance in CARPI – ITALY, May 2020
  • Staging the theatre performance in CALLAN – IRELAND, June 2020
  • Staging the theatre performance in KIATO – GREECE, August 2020
  • Producer Training in each partner country
  • Audience Development plan and implementation
  • Video documentary and photo documentation of the events
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