TENERIFE / MADRID (SPAIN)
DIRECTOR, CHOREOGRAPHER AND DANCER.
RICHARD MASCHERIN, (1992). Canarian creator focused on contemporary performing arts and audiovisuals. Graduated in Madrid in Contemporary Dance (Conservatorio Profesional de Danza Mariemma). Degree in General Film Direction (Metrópolis School of Film and Theater) and Degree in Film and TV Stunt (Ángel Plana Stunt School of Madrid) officially accredited by the International Stunts Academy of Moscow (I.S.A.).
He has had stage work with companies such as Sharon Fridman in the plays Free Fall, Hasta Dónde...? and AllWays (2015-2019) or La Veronal in Pasionaria (2019-2022), among others. In some ways, the fall has been present in both his career as a performer and as a creator since 2015.
He currently directs his project that branches into different forms and scenic proposals in which the inevitability of the fall is the fundamental concept of his research and creation. The project investigates and links different media: dance, performance, video and photography.
Since then he has created different stage proposals such as CAER, CAER, CAER (FALL, FALL, FALL) receiving the second prize for best only for the Masdanza International Competition, Vacío Espiritual, a show recommended by RedEscena, or CAE CONMIGO, and audiovisuals such as He aquí un cuerpo que cae or CAE , presenting them at dance festivals, art spaces and film festivals. With the support of entities such as the Centro Coreográfico Canal - Teatros del Canal, Graner Center de Creació, Konvent Zero, L'Estruch Fàbrica de Creació, Spanish Embassy in Rome, Fiver Dance Film Festival, Masdanza, Tenerife Espacio de las Artes - TEA , Cabildo de Tenerife, PiedeBase, Festival Danseu, Mapas Fest, Centro Coreográfico de La Gomera and Derida Dance Center (Bulgaria), among others.
He has premiered his new creation He aquí un acto romántico at Teatros del Canal, co-produced by the Centro Coreográfico Canal in September 2023.
Retrato: Juan Borgognoni