Majazé - Catania


Contact

Name of the responsible structure : majazé - magazzino culturale
Type of structure: SAS (società in accomandita semplice)
Profile of the initiators of the project: Emma Scialfa - choreografer and Tommaso Marletta - music composer from MotoMimetico - (theatre and dance company)
Continent : Europe
Country : Italy
Address/tel/fax : via Ursino, 6 - 95131 Catania -
tel. +39 095 7470110 - fax. +39 095 7477052
Mail : info@majaze.it
Website : www.majaze.it
Contact : Emma Scialfa, Tommaso Marletta


Description

majazé is a process engaged by a dream, another attempt to give the culture a human space and to give the work of a multidisciplinary staff a reason to be and to bring forward activities and ideas. To offer to the artists an open space to work up their projects, where develop a creation in its entirety in all the adequate conditions.

Former use : citrus fruits warehouse
Total surface of the site : 300 m²
Location : City
Foundation year of the centre : 2003
Type of occupation: Leasehold
Owner of the building : Private


Infrastructures / Facilities:

- workshop space - 18m x 8m x 7.5m (h)
- small apartment for residencies - 4 persons
- two mutlifunctional rooms - 4m x 4m and 8m x 5.5m
- dressing room - 10m x 6m
- warehouse - 9m x 5.5m
- small bar
- restaurant
- Offices - two rooms - 5m x 4m and 4m x 4m


Social and artistic disciplines:

- contemporary dance
- theatre
- concerts
- visual arts
- exhibitions,
- performances
- workshops
- kids workshops
- residencies
- debates
- training courses
- atelier


Majazè collaborates with:

- Fondazione Fitzcarraldo di Torino
- Università CA’ Foscari di Venezia
- Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia di Catania
- Provincia Regionale di Catania
- Accademia delle Belle Arti di Catania
- LIACOS - Libera Associazione Coreografii Siciliani
- FATTIDARTE young artists group from the Accademia di Belle Arti di Catania
- Compagnia di teatro danza Carambole di Zurigo
- l’Officina Ouragan di Palermo
- la Compagnia Teatrale Statale 114 di Catania
- IXKIZIT - Compagnie Joel Borges
- Don’t Ask The Blond - Project
- Project DCM- Dans, Cultura, Management, Fondazione culturale
- Compagnia Teatro Agricolo
- Associazione Culturale Neo Tango
- CaneCapovolto
- Cyberzone
- Compagnia Argomm Teatro di Milano
- Compagnia Puntozero
- Centro Pilates
- Libreria Tempolibro
- Associazione Culturale Gabriel Marcel
- ORFF Schelwerk italiano,
- Associazione Acquaterra.
- Mains D’oeuvres / Paris
- Micadanses / Paris
- Scwelle Sieben / Berlin
- CRT Venezia,
- ArteMovimento Torino
- Oplas Teatro Perugia
- IALS Roma
- Trans Europe Halles.
- Associazione culturale Arsmovendi, Roma
- Associazione culturale Qualibò , Bari
- GRIM - groupe de recherche et improvisation musicales, Montevideo


Financial support:

- City of Catania
- Province of Catania
- Region of Sicily.

Modified on Thursday 17 April 2008