SILVIA MERCURIALI – Performance Artist

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Silvia Mercuriali has been working in theatre since 1998, creating events, site-specific installations, experimental theatre shows and immersive performances. Her work is often created in collaboration with other artists, driven by the desire to explore new practices and continually re-invent and expand her creative process.

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Her work tours internationally and in the UK, and is supported by Arts Council England. She is also often supported by Battersea Arts Centre and by Fuel Theatre Productions.

Since moving to the UK in 2000 Silvia has been researching the experimental theatre form and pioneered, together with Ant Hampton, the strategy of Autoteatro.

She creates immersive, site-responsive performance through a range of projects, which focus on role of the audience in relation to their environment.

Silvia also teaches workshops and works as freelance performer and director.