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Alfredo Zinola, artist

Alfredo Zinola (*1982) is a choreographer and performer. He graduated from the University of Turin with a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology – Intercultural Communication, studied Modern Dance at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen and Curating in the Performing Arts at the University of Salzburg. His main artistic focus is the production of contemporary dance pieces for young audiences. Pushing the boundaries of what a performance for children can look like, Zinola questions the relationship between society and childhood. Zinola’s work seeks to create a consistent and uncompromising experience between the audience and the performers. His work is based on collaborations with other artists, among them Felipe González, Maxwell McCarthy, Ximena Ameri and Micaela Kühn. From 2020 to 2022 he is Factory Artist at tanzhaus nrw Düsseldorf.

Alfredo Zinola (c) Jean Marc Turmes