The courage to promote new languages, trying to create an aware audience for art and theatre. To induce young people, scarce interlocutors of the wide artistic ranges, to follow, with the suitable tools, what takes place on the stage. From here, the idea of the Motus company of Siena of a public meeting, yesterday evening […]Read More
In the crowd map of choreography in Tuscany, the territory of Siena is strongly expressing a productive activity unimaginable shortly ago. Thanks to whom, as the sisters Simona and Rosanna Cieri of the MOTUS company,work with passion since many years to impose an idea of dance that exceeds the ancient and reassuring boundaries of entertainment […] with stubborn engagement, determination and devotion they show that dance is a “traumatic” art able to investigate and also to interpret strong and sometimes difficult problems, because difficult it is life. With a clear and articulated choreographic dictionary, fed of classical language blended with contemporary influences, MOTUS declines an uncomfortable and “skinned” human comedy. It is said: art must be uncomfortable. These senesis authors seem to show us that, from now on, also in dance, it cannot be different.
with “In God absence”, the Motus company opens the 2008-2009 theatre season at Rozzi Theatre in Siena. Back from a very successful tour in Romania, where they participated at “Man in fest”, one of the most interesting contemporary dance event in Europe … their dance is a discipline where movement means communication, a way to […]Read More
The idea of dance that Motus proposes overcomes the ancient and reassuring boundaries of entertainment. Thanks to whom, as the sisters Simona and Rosanna Cieri, since many years work with passion and devotion in showing that dance is a “traumatic” art able to investigate and interpret strong and sometimes difficult problems. As happens in life… […]Read More
The show of the opening is as suggestive as the whole program. It is “Limits” of Motus, a dance-theater Siena company well known. … the artistic research in the field of social and cultural problems is very interesting, where the art language is a fundamental tool able to induce deep reflections on topics that involve […]Read More
Great satisfaction for the dancers of the Motus company just coming back from the tour in Bosnia Erzegovina where they have received the international prize Teatarfest with the show “Borders”.. The opinion of the jury composed by critics, teachers of dramaturgy, directors and experts, present at the performance in the Sloga Theatre, the historical theatre […]Read More
Every choreography is an exploration of the identity of the human affliction, where physical explosiveness is compressed in the introspective intimism; the pas de deux are examples of agility reduced to delimited space by the spot light, the group takes care of the equilibrium of the stage space with symmetry and sense of the perspectives, […]Read More
… There are bodies that immobilize, they prevent to others to express themselves, and they extinguish the other lives. And there are bodies that do not stop in front of anything not to make themselves nullify. These bodies dance: they are the Motus company, fair and expressive figures… Five dancers, through the exciting choreography of […]Read More