Ana Marambio

Training

2013 - 2015 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, MA Movement: Directing and Teaching
2010 - 2011 Royal Holloway University of London, Department of Drama and Theatre, Postgraduate Certificate in Physical Theatre
2004 - 2010 Dance New Amsterdam (formerly DanSpace), Independent studies in contemporary/experimental dance
2009 YogaWorks, 200 hours Yoga Teacher Training (method which blends Iyengar, Ashtanga and Viniyoga)
2001 - 2003 Centro Danza Espiral, Universidad Academia Humanismo Cristiano, Undergraduate Programme in modern Dance
1998 - 1999 Universidad de Chile, Undergraduate Programme in Social Anthropology

Placements at Central

Movement Teacher on placement at Drama Centre, University of the Arts London, London: BA Acting 1st year, spatial awareness and introduction to rhythm, BA Acting 2nd year, class on falling and contact improvisation, BA Acting 3rd year, contact improvisation, Foundation acting course, Movement fundamentals.

Choreography Assistant to Liana Norton for the MA Costume Design for Performance, London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London, performed at Lilian Baylis studio, Sadler’s Wells, London.

Movement Assistant for Vanessa Ewan in Movement Expression, Solo dance for the actor, BA 1st year Acting course. Assisting on leading warm ups based on specific movement qualities and giving movement-focused feedback and personalised guidance.

Movement Assistant for Debbie Green in Movement Fundamentals, BA 1st year Acting course. Coached students in alignment work.

Skills

Professional choreographer, professional contemporary/experimental dance performer.

Yoga teacher, movement for the actor, postural work based on Yoga principles, basic acrobatics, swimming (former competitive swimmer), bouldering (rock climbing) amateur.

Productions

2012-2013, The City Will Crumble by Nyctolopic, The Courtyard Theatre, Rich Mix, London.

Brighton Fringe Festival, The Warren, Brighton, Choreographer and Director.

2011, Weak Edward by Constanza Hola, directed by Diego Poupin, The Rose Theatre, Bankside, London, Movement Director.

Teaching

2009-2014, Yoga, London and New York.

Selected past Performances

2012-2013, The City Will Crumble, The Courtyard Theatre, Rich Mix, London.

2009, Bolero NY, by Keigwin+company, Joyce Theatre, New York.

2008, Seems, by Danscores, Joyce SOHO, New York.

2006, The Constant Challenge, own work, Mulberry Theatre, New York.

Biography

Ana Marambio studied modern dance in Chile. She moved to New York in 2004. For the next six years she immersed herself in the experimental dance scene, dancing with several choreographers and groups alongside creating and performing her own works. In 2010 she came to the UK where she founded Nyctolopic, a company working with dancers and actors merging movement into theatre.

Ana completed postgraduate studies in physical theatre at the Royal Holloway University of London. In London, Ana has movement directed for the production of Weak Edward at The Rose Theatre, Bankside. She co-created, choreographed and directed The City Will Crumble with Nyctolopic. Ana is currently completing her MA in Movement: Directing and Teaching at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, while working on a new production for Nyctolopic.