Michele Abbondanza and Antonella Bertoni. Following their experience in the Alwin Nikolais school in New York, their studies with Domonique Dupuy and poetic improvisations by Carolyn Carlson in France and their study and practice of Zen, Michele Abbondanza (co-founder of the Sosta Palmizi group and teacher at the "Piccolo di Milano" Drama school) and Antonella Bertoni founded their "Compagnia Abbondanza/Bertoni". This company is renowned as one of the most prolific dance theatre companies within the Italian scene for their productions, teaching and pedagogical work as well as for the diffusion of contemporary Dance Theatre.
artistic direction: MICHELE ABBONDANZA e ANTONELLA BERTONI
technical director and lighting: ANDREA GENTILI
organization and promotion: DALIA MACII
press office and administration: FRANCESCA LEONELLI
The meeting between Michele Abbondanza and Antonella Bertoni in Paris in 1988 marks the beginning of an artistic liaison leading to the foundation of the Compagnia Abbondanza/Bertoni - Associazione Trentina Formazione Produzione Danza e Spettacolo in 1995.
Group members vary according to the type of project.
Company: Teatro alla Cartiera - Rovereto (Tn) - Italy
The Compagnia Abbondanza/Bertoni is funded by the Ministry of Culture.