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Who We Are

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companhia brasileira de teatro is a collective of artists from several regions of the country founded in 2000 by the dramaturge and director Marcio Abreu in Curitiba where its headquarters takes place. Its research is oriented mainly to new forms of writing and contemporary creation. Among its main accomplishments are plays with an own dramaturgy, written in collaborative processes and simultaneous to the spectacles creation like PRETO (2017; PROJETO bRASIL (2015), Vida (2010), O que eu gostaria de dizer (2008), Volta ao dia… (2002).

There is still a serie of creations from the work of unpublished authors in the country such as: Krum (2015) by Hanoch Levin; Esta Criança (2012) by Joël Pommerat; Isso te interessa (2011) from the text Bon, Saint-Cloud by Noëlle Renaude; Oxigênio (2010) by Ivan Viripaev; Apenas o Fim do Mundo (2006) by Jean Luc Lagarce; Suíte 1 (2004) by Phillipe Myniana.

The most recent plays are: an adaptation of the work Platonov by Anton Tchekov entitled POR QUE NÃO VIVEMOS? (2019) and Bem-vindos à Espécie Humana (2019) from an original idea by Benoit Lambert.

The company still makes frequent exchanges with other artists in the country and abroad. In 2014 premiered in France the spectacle Nus, Ferozes e Antropófagos a partnership with the French collective Jakart.

Keeps an active repertoire that circulates frequently. Received the main art awards of the country.