NOD ....ARTISTIC DIRECTION


NUOVA OFFICINA DELLA DANZA a.s.d.

NUOVA OFFICINA DELLA DANZA -  NOD
is an organization of events  related to contemporary dance


Since 2007 NOD has been organizing training workshops with teachers and choreographers, who are among the best in the world.
They are teachers of the principal techniques of modern and contemporary dance as well as their repertories.
Beginning in June 2012 NOD started collaborating with GAGA People from Tel Aviv to introduce and to spread GAGA language, which was created by the resident choreographer of the Batsheva Dance Company, Ohad Naharin, among the most important contemporary choreutics in the world.
NOD is also a spokesman for Israeli and international choreographic trends and proposes for four days a month world-renowned choreographers and dancers such as Idan SHARABI, Shlomi BITTON, Hofesh SECHTER, Sharon FRIDMAN, Barak MARSHALL, The KIBBUTZ Company, Sharon EYAL, Jermaine SPIVEY, Doug LETHEREN, Andrea COSTANZO MARTINI, Spenser THEBERGE', Dor MAMALIA.
Monthly NOD hosts teachers authorized in the GAGA technique and is becoming a spokesman for Israeli choreographic trends and organizes monthly laboratories with world famous choreographers such as Idan SHARABI, Shlomi BITTON, Hofesh SECHTER, Sharon FRIDMAN, Barak MARSHALL, as well as master classes with national
In 2007 she began leading the association, "Officina della Danza a.s.d." that was transformed into the "Nuova Officina della Danza a.s.d.", an association that, in addition to daily classes in ballet, modern and contemporary dance, undertakes the organization of monthly choreographic workshops with teachers of the major dance techniques and also international choreographers.
Since 2009 NOD has been a partner of the Peridance & Capezio Center in New York, every year NOD is a venue for scholarship selection.
2014 -NOD organizes quarterly workshops to spread the GAGA technique, which is still unknown in Italy.
Since September 2015, NOD is committed to construct the INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY DANCE PROGRAM
The program provides teachers from major European companies and international  exploring the most important current and contemporaries repertoires  
NOD wishes to become a reference point for dance, always updated and propositive.
 


Silvana Ranaudo c.v.
Artistic Director NOD
Solo dancer, assistant choreographer, choreographer and modern dance teacher.
In 1973 she began studying ballet at the School of Loredana Furno and at the age of twelve she entered 5he training school of the Teatro Nuovo Company of Turin.
Her spirit for research and passion for study pushed her to go abroad: to New York in the United States, where she earned a scholarship for life, also to France and to Austria.
She studied American ballet with Deborah Weaver, ( American Ballet Theater dancer), Burman (ABT), Vernon, modern and contemporary jazz, jazz with the best teachers and in the best schools in the United States.
In 1985 she moved to Milan where she began her career in television RAI and Mediaset, as a soloist with André Del la Roche, Steve La Chance, Iaia De Capitani, Gianin Loringett, Gino Landi, Franco Miseria, and with directors such as Dario Fo, Giorgio Albertazzi, Giancarlo Nicotra, Michele Guardi, Enzo Trapani.
In the cinema and in the theater, first as a solo dancer and then as an assistant for the choreography on TV sets and stages, alongside Franco MISERIA and Gino LANDI, and as a choreographer alongside the director, Renzo MARTINELLI, on advertising sets.
While working as a dancer, she gave professional classes at: SPID, MAS, Teatro Carcano, Dimensione Danza, California in Milano.
She taught history of the movement in Giorgio Albertazzi and Elisabetta Gardini's school
She was subsequently assistant to Max Stone, contemporary dance professor, during his workshop on tour in Italy and assistant choreographer for Franco Miseria, Italian Director.
She regularly teaches in Turin c/o NOD space and she periodically collaborates with the dance center "Area Dance" in Milan as a modern dance teacher.