María José Contreras Lorenzini: Santiasco

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Santiasco: Urban Memory Graft

Performative dialogue between fragments of testimony made by migrant women in Santiago and the body of the performer in order to create a “corporamic” view of immigration in Santiago.


María José Contreras Lorenzini is performer and Doctor of Body Language and Psychology. Her work is comprised of creation and theoretical research on the expressive possibilities of the performative body. She is a member of La Diferencia, a collective that has created a series of performances in response to the Daniel Zamudio controversy. She is also teaches at the Drama School at the Universidad Católica de Chile.

Background Information
  • Encuentro Location (São Paulo): SP Escola de Teatro
  • Date: January 18, 2013
  • Country: Chile
Permanent URL: Edited by Victor Bautista