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Marco Canale


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Artist's Career

Artist's Career

Theatre director Marco Canale creates projects with local communities, which go through biography, documentary and fiction, crossing urban, natural and sacred spaces. Currently his work is focused on site specific projects as “The speed of light”, created together with elder people from different cultural contexts, taking cities as its stage to understand their history and to imagine its future. “The speed of light” was created in Buenos Aires (FIBA) and adapted in Germany (Festival Theaterformen) and Japan (Tokyo Tokyo Festival).

Born in 1977 in Buenos Aires, Argentina – Lives and works in Buenos Aires


2002-2005 Bachelor in Dramatic Art, in Dramaturgy and Direction. RESAD (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Madrid)

1996-1999 Bachelor in Film Direction and Scriptwriting. ENERC – INCAA



2019-2020 – The speed of light. Tokyo Tokyo Festival, Tokyo

2019-2020 – NOH. Fiction feature film

2018-2019 – Die Geschwindigkeit des lichts. Festival Theaterformen, Hannover, Germany

2019-2020 – Los Nacimientos. Teatro Cervantes, Buenos Aires

2018-2019 – Urquiza. Centro Cultural 25 de Mayo, Buenos Aires. Co-directed with Jorge Eiro.

2017 – La velocidad de la luz. Festival Internacional de Buenos Aires (FIBA). Villa 31

2015 – La huella que deja la tierra. Guatemala – Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlín

2014 – The birth of my violence – Theatre Uncut. Edinburgh Festival, Young Vic Theatre (London) and Theatre Row (New York)

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