MIT – Center for Art, Science & Technology – Residency 2019/2020

MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Center for Art, Science & Technology
Residency 2019/2020

Constanza Macras was invited to a residency at the MIT CAST during the academic year 2019/2020. She will collaborate with MIT scholars and develop a project and will be giving lectures, that will be shown as a part of „MIT Performing“, a series that promotes a research-based artistic practice and serves as a new platform for contemporary performance. End of October there will be the first research trip and Constanza will hold a workshop at the MIT Theater Building on Oct. 31st.

Lecture: Constanza Macras
Thursday, October 31, 2019 / 7:00pm
MIT Theater Building, W97
345 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA

Free and open to the public

Award-winning dance theater choreographer Constanza Macras discusses her background in documentary, community, and biography-driven performance work.

Class Visits
Comparative Media Studies/Writing, Global Studies and Languages, and Music and Theater Arts

Fall 2019
Work-in-Progress Showing of Dance Theater Piece

Fall 2020
MIT Theater Building, W97
345 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA


Category Events, news – Square für Künstler: Carte Blanche für Constanza Macras





Square for artists: Carte Blanche for Constanza Macras

Dance, music, photos – these are the elements of the choreographer Constanza Macras. Born in 1970 in Buenos Aires, she came to Berlin in 1995 after working in New York and Amsterdam. Here she founded her dance company DorkyPark and since then plays on the stages of the capital.

For “Square” the Argentinian wanted to take a look behind the scenes of the Volksbühne. Here she shows choreographies like “Megalopolis” and “The Palace”. Her message: political. Her topics: social. Her show: guaranteed not boring!

The Volksbühne with its GDR past fascinates Constanza Macras. There is still a huge workshop with carpenters, welders, painters and set designers. Constanza Macras introduces them to us …

27 Min.

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