This site updated 3/22/2017


"Towards an Archeology of the Soul"

PHYSICAL THEATRE in TRAINING & PERFORMANCE
~ PORTLAND, OREGON
USA ~

This website documents a medium of Paratheatre developed by
Antero Alli (since 1977) combining methods of physical theatre,
vocalization
, and meditation to access and express the internal
landscape. These processes are explored in training labs,
video documents,
lectures
and live performance events.

What's New?
Performances, Training Labs, Film Screenings


PORTLAND OREGON: JOIN OUR MAILING LIST
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Send it to: events@paratheatrical.com



WHO WE ARE, WHAT WE DO





MAY 12-14, 2017 ~ World Premiere in Portland OR
Click above for more details

WHO WE ARE
Sylvi Alli, Music director & Voice training
Antero Alli, Artistic director & Paratheatre training
A Molting Group, What Defines This Collective

WHAT WE DO
Experimental Theatre, Paratheatre Training Labs




An excerpt from rehearsals for the Dec. 2016 ParaTheatrical ReSearch
production of "A Turbulence of Muses", a symbolist ritual by Antero Alli
featuring poetry by Arthur Rimbaud. The entire performance
can be seen in its entirety by
clicking this.

MORE VIDEO CLIPS
Excerpts and complete features; reviews



TRAINING, PARATHEATRE F.A.Q., TESTIMONIALS




ParaTheatrical ReSearch Workspace PDX

FROM RITUAL TO THEATRE
As of January 2017, all Zero Labs (entry level work) have been discontinued.
Weekend Training Intensives (6 hrs each day) are periodically scheduled for
dancers, actors, singers, martial artists, & other performers with the option
of continuing in Ritual Labs (7-12 weeks; once a week, 3 hrs each night)
to develop new works of experimental theatre. In Portland, OR.
contacts: antero@paratheatrical.com and 503-299-4064

PARATHEATRE TRAINING - ORIENTATION
For those considering participation in this work

PARATHEATRE F.A.Q.
History and current developments


The 5-Phase Physical Warm-Up that starts each training session

"DREAMBODY/EARTHBODY" Paratheatre document
Watch the entire video from which the above clip was excerpted

PAST & PRESENT LAB PARTICIPANTS
A List of Those Who have Done This Work

TESTIMONIALS
Comments from past participants




essays, artifacts, interviews, manifesto, links






ESSAYS & ARTICLES ON PARATHEATRE
by Antero Alli and others

ARTIFACTS & DOCUMENTATIONS
Workbook, DVDs, Music CDs


INTERVIEWS & PODCASTS 
Antero discusses paratheatre

STATE OF EMERGENCE
A Paratheatre Manifesto in Six Parts



paratheatre sites -- intermedia performers -- dreaming cultures
 

 


CONTACTS

 

Address all correspondence to Antero Alli
P.O. Box 19382, Portland OR USA 97280
antero@paratheatrical.com
(503) 299-4064



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