Maria Colusi (Argentina) has carried out an intense work as dancer and choreographer for theatrical settings, contemporary dance and films.
She was member of the Contemporary Ballet Teatro General San Martin,Tangokinesis Company and since 2003 of Sasha Waltz & Guests Company.
She has simultaneously developed her own choreographic work including:
‘Sink’ 2019 with the composer Edgardo Rudnitzky, ‘Querandi’ 2017 with Florencia Lamarca; ‘Tone undertow’ 2015 with Maya Carroll; ‘Topo’ 2014;‘Witness’ 2013.
Also she has collaborated with musicians in the Frame Performance Series ‘Taktstelle- Musiktanzreihe’ ,‘Zwischenwelt festival for music and dance improvisation’ ‘Dialogue/Wirbel Improvisation’.
She has collaborated in several film and theater projects with directors as Luciano Suardi, Alejandro Tantanian, Sergio Renan, Eduardo Mignona and Ola Mafalaani.
Her Works has been performed in several venues as Radial System, Dorky Park DOCK11, Kunst Festival des Arts, Berliner Ensemble, Acud theater, Lido theater, Theater Kapelle, Schloss Solitude,Centro Artistico it Grattaclelo, Laborgras among others.
In the pedagogical realm she leads repertoire workshops of Sasha Waltz & Guests, Lab improvisation and Dance and Music Improvisation workshops in CDSH Hamburg,Tanzfabrik, Dock11, Laborgras, Radialsystem, Die Etage, Soundance Festival, Sasha Waltz & Guests Company, Staatsballet /Germany Associazione Europea DANZA /Italy, UNA- University in Arts/ Argentina, Maslool Dance School /Israel and Tanzschule MK /South Korea.
She was recently invited for the Goethe Institut in Sri Lanka for a choreogphy Lab Camp.
In the past she received a grant from Fundacion Antorchas, Argentina .Her work was supported by Senatskanzlei - Kulturelle Angelegenheiten Berlin, Germany.