Past event

from 10 June
to 12 June

Asilo Ciani

The internationally renowned disabled choreographer Marc Brew enjoys bringing people together to create a safe, brave space where people can “take risks”, let go, and be curious. Drawing on his unique perspective and skill in inclusive dance practice, the workshop will explore the themes of dance, architecture and accessibility. Brew guides the participants to discover the beauty of difference through movement led exploration, improvisation and creative tasks.
The workshop, which is open to all dancer artists, disabled and non-disabled, will end with a final performance open to the public.

Acclaimed International disabled dancer and choreographer, he trained as a professional dancer at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School and The Australian Ballet School. He has been working in the UK and internationally for over 25 years as a director, choreographer, dancer, teacher and speaker, with the Australian Ballet Company, State Theatre Ballet Company of South Africa, Infinity Dance Theatre, Candoco Dance Company and AXIS Dance Company. He was Associate Director with Scottish Dance Theatre, Associate Artistic Director with Ballet Cymru in Wales and was Associate Artist at Tramway Theatre in Glasgow and Artistic Director of AXIS Dance Company from 2017 to 2021.

Interested dancers are requested to apply only if they are available on all the dates and at the times indicated:

  • Monday June 10th (10 am-4 pm)
  • Tuesday June 11th (10 am-4 pm)
  • Wednesday June 12th (10 am-4 pm / 5.30 pm Public Performance)

Application by CV selection, to be submitted no later than May 12th, 2024 at

  • The selected participants will be notified by email from mid-May 2024
  • The collection and processing of personal data will be used exclusively for the specific process and no further processing will be carried out after the completion of this process

Asilo Ciani, interni | Foto: Eventi e congressi, Città di Lugano