Theodor Rawyler

Theodor Rawyler, born in Switzerland, he moved to Italy in 1982. In 1994 he founded with the choreographer Ricky Bonavita Compagnia Excursus. In 2007 he obtained the master's degree in History of dance from Università degli Studi Roma TRE, in 2018 he teaches community dance at the Master Teatro nel Sociale of Sapienza Università di Roma. After a long career as a dancer, he is currently involved in the production and dissemination of professional contemporary dance works. He is general manager of PinDoc together with Danila Blasi and shares the artistic direction of Festival TenDance with Ricky Bonavita. Both PinDoc and TenDance are supported by MIBACT and respectively by Regione Sicily and by Regione Lazio. In his work he supports a broad and inclusive vision of dance with particular attention to the new generations, both as regards the professional career of emerging artists, and strategies of audience development. He is also recognized as one of the leading Italian experts for community dance, for projects realized since 2002 he has networked the national health service, universities and social cooperatives with theaters, exhibitions, festivals and dance companies.