• ◊ ERACE LESTIS
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  • • Chi é Erace Lestis

     

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    Ex-dancer-performer, painter and writer.

    Has performed in Italy, Great Britain, Scotland, Portugal, Spain, Japan

    Italia Italiano
    Nato in un piccolo paese alla periferia di Roma, con una salute fragile e un’infazia tormentata, “Erace” ha lasciato l’Italia nel 1993 per diventare cittadino cosmopolita di Londra, in Inghilterra, dove ha vissuto fino al 2005.   Ha lavorato con successo nel teatro d’immagine e gestuale fino al 2003 e presenteto spettacoli in Italia, Gran Bretagna, Scozia, Portogallo, Spagna e Giappone. Risiede attualmente in Francia, sulle Alpi Marittime. Pittore di talento, ricerca e scrive su misticismo e spiritualità nuova. Il suo primo libro “Celestial Earth” é uscito a Marzo 2010
    France Français
    Il est né dans un petit village à la périphérie de Rome (Italie), il est devenu citoyen cosmopolite de Londres (Angleterre), où il a vécu entre 1993 et 2005. Il a travaillé comme professionnel en scénographie, peinture scénique et théatre d’image jusqu’ en 2003 (Italie, Angleterre, Écosse, Portugal, Espagne, Japon. Il habite actuellement en France, dans les Alpes Maritimes. Il continue sa peinture, mais il compte publier, en Mars 2010, sa premiére oeuvre littéraire (en Anglais) sur le thème: 2012 et spiritualité nouvelle (Celestial Earth).

    English English
    Born in a small village at the periphery of Rome, with a fragile health and a tormented childhood, “Erace Lestis” left Italy in 1993 to became a citizen of London, UK, where he lived till 2005. Working successfully in gestural and visual theatre until 2003, he now lives in France (Alpes Maritimes). A skilled painter, he also writes on mysticism and new spirituality. His first book “Celestial Earth” is available from March 2010.
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    Stage experience
    Co-creator of visually memorable performances, Erace toured nationally in Great Britain in theatres, arts centres, schools, hospitals and folk festivals, working for several physical theatre companies, coreographers and art directors. As a solo artist, he performed at the Windsor Festival Fringe (UK) 2000, 2001; Edinburgh Fringe High Street Festival 2000, 2001; Big in Falkirk Street Arts Festival (Scotland, 2002); Enzimi 2000, Rome (Italy); Marato de l’Espectacle 2000, 2001 (Barcelona, Spain); IX Quinzena de Danca de Almada (Almada, Portugal 2001); 4th Japan International Modern Dance Competition (Nagoya, Japan 2002).
    Brief TV appearances as background artist made in UK, Italy, Spain and Scotland. 

    the place theatre, london 1998

    The Place Theatre, London 1999

    Training
    Graduate Diploma Visual Design for Dance, Laban Centre, London 1997-98// The Desmon Jones School of Mime and Physical Theatre, Certificate of Proficency, London 1994// DanceTheatre & Creative Eurythmy with Christina Buecking, Rudolf Steiner House, London 1995-98// Training in shamanic-based bodywork and “Contact Improvisation”, Rome & London (1991-1995), including Grotowsky’s “Poor Theatre” technique and dance impro; International workshops in London (1995-2001) in Tai-chi & Chi-Kung, Overtone Chanting, Butoh, Kabuki & No theatre; Esferodinamia (bodywork with large physioballs, in Rome); Anthropocosmic Theatre, in UK; Contact Improvisation (London).
    Other Training
    University of Rome, Philosophy, 3rd year (Université de Lettres et Philosophie - 3eme année)// Diploma Liceo Scientifico, Rome (BAC +2 sciences “Lycée Majorana” Rome)// CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Playwork, London// First Aid at Work, London// Foundation Certificate in Food Hygiene, Kent, GB// S.C.I.P. Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention (Children with aggressive behaviour), Kent, GB// Induction Childcare (Physical disabilities & Autism), Kent, GB
    Other Professional Experience
    Childcare & Playwork (Special Educational Needs Children), London 1998-2005// Children’s Workshop Assistant (Theatre, dance, arts & crafts), London & GB (1995-2005)// Life model (painting & sculpture), London 1998-2005// Stage Technician, London & GB (1995-2003)// Agent Technique, Nice, France (2005 à ce jour).

    Mario Moro alias Erace Lestis in the 2000s, Nice, France

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