Váli Theatre Lab is a theatre company founded in 2019 by Alice Occhiali and Valerio Peroni, based in Holstebro (Denmark), part of Nordisk Teaterlaboratorium - Odin Teatret.

The work of Váli Theatre Lab is focused on the production of theatre performances and on the creation and realization of pedagogical projects with children, teenagers and professional actors.

In the years the theatre company has developed collaborations, in the city of Holstebro (Denmark) and in other European cities, with several institutions such as: kindergartens, primary schools, secondary schools, high schools, universities, theatre schools, elderly care houses, centers for social assistance and help.

The two founders are actors, directors and theatre pedagogues.

They met in 2013, while working in an international theatre company in fix-residence at Nordisk Teaterlaboratorium - Odin Teatret. In this period they take part in street performances, site-specific performances, theatre concerts, organisation of private and public theatre events, project of theatre for the community, organisation and leading of theatre workshops.

In 2016, they started an independent path together in Italy. Since the same year, they have collaborated with international theatre groups and institutions in Italy, Denmark, Germany, France, Poland, working as actors, organising and directing theatre performance, site-specific performance  and workshops.

Since 2019 they settle down in Holstebro (Denmark) where they found Váli Theatre Lab part of Nordisk Teaterlaboratorium - Odin Teatret.

Members of the group

Founders: Alice Occhiali, Valerio Peroni
For info : vali@odinteatret.dk

+45 24 34 57 30

Activities of the group

 

1) PEDAGOGY (use of theatre as a pedagogical tool in different context):

For children and teenagers
Theatre workshops in Kindergartens, Primary Schools, Secondary schools, High schools.
- For students of university and students of private and public theatre schools
Intensive Workshops, Masterclasses.
- For teachers, professors and pedagogues
Conferences and workshops.
- For professional actors and artists
Workshops, intensive laboratories, projects aimed at a final performance.

2) CREATION OF PERFORMANCES (Production of theatre performances and theatre interventions):

-For children

Short theatre performances addressed to kindergartens and primary schools with children from 2 to 10 years old:

  • “ The magic trunk”. Children performance from 1 to 5 years old, part of the project  “Teatermøde” supported by Holstebro Kommune.
  • “ The magic tent” Children performance from 1 to 5 years old, part of the project “Teatermøde” supported by Holstebro Kommune.
  • “Børnerim i en Gylden Kiste”. Children performance from 3 to 6 years old.
  • “Lange Peter Madsen”. Children performance from 5 to 8 years old.
  • “De Magiske Rejsende”. Street performance for children from 3 to 10 years old, part of the    project “ApeCar Theatre Stage”, supported by Danish Culture Minister

For teenagers and adults

Theatre performances for conventional and non conventional theatre spaces:

  • “Long nights”. Theatre performance in two version: Italian and English.
     Italian version realised with the support of “Multidiscplinary residence of Bassa Sabina, year 2016” and of “Argot Produzioni”. English version co-produced by “Nordisk Teaterlaboratorium-Odin Teatret”.
  • “Baalhaus-Primo studio”. Theatre performance in Italian, premiered at the Festival “I giorni 
      della Comune” at Teatro Studio Uno in Rome (Italy).
  • “Baalhaus-Secondo studio”. Theatre performance in several languages(English, Italian,
     Danish, French) co-produced by “Nordisk Teaterlaboratorium-Odin Teatret” and presented in the“2nd NTL Festival” at Odin Teatret in Holstebro (Denmark).
  • “Vintage Amore”. Street theatre performance part of the project “ApeCar Theatre Stage”,
     supported by Danish Culture Minister and Holstebro Kommune.

- For old people

Theatre performances for elderly care homes and associations/institutions with activities for old people:

  • “Kroppens Minder”. Theatre intervention with international artists supported by Fonden Ensomme Gamles Værn

 

3) COMMUNITY PROJECTS

Interventions for the community, workshop and performances for associations and institutions for the social and community assistance such as: elderly care homes, rehabilitation centers for drug addicts and alcoholics, centers for immigrants, centers for support and help of people with disability:

  • “Kroppens Minder”. Theatre intervention with international artists supported by Fonden Ensomme Gamles Værn.
  • “ApeCar Theatre Stage”. Theatre project supported by Danish Culture Minister and Holstebro Kommune.

Pedagogy

Co-productions

 

Videoprojects