About

     

Evelin Facchini is a freelance choreographer, director and dancer born in Rome and based in Berlin.
She works internationally in dance, theatre and opera. She graduated from the ballet school of the Rome Opera House and she further continued her studies in contemporary dance in Canada.
Among her collaborations: Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (Italy) , Romeo Castellucci, Socìetas (Italy), Ballet Classique de France et Montreal, Concordia University of Montreal (Canada), Micha van Hoecke (Belgium), Larrio Ekson (Usa), Dina Abu Hamdan (Jordan), Teatret Om (Denmark), Floriane Facchini & Cie (France), David Stöhr (Germany) , Marta Górnicka (Poland), Oliver Frljić.
She leads education projects and workshops for students and professionals across movement research and choreographic composition.
 She directed the dance studio: “Theatre Dance Division” in Rome from 2011 until 2018.
 She created “Metalouda” her personal project, which developed out of her intent to share and develop her composition practices and choreographic research, creating installations, short movies, performances.
Since 2011 she works with Romeo Castellucci as choreographer and performer, in 2019 she is the choreographer for “Requiem” premiered at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, and in 2023 for “Daphne” premiered at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin.
In 2022 she starts collaborating with Marta Górnicka for the project “Political Voice Institute” at the Maxim Gorki Theatre in Berlin and in September 2023 she’s the choreographer for Górnicka’s new production: “Mothers a song for wartime”.
On March 2023 her production: “Wry/Second layer_anatomy of deception” is performed in Berlin Heizhaus-Uferstudios.
In 2024 starts her collaboration with director Oliver Frljić for the production “Alice im Wunderland” at the Maxim Gorki Theater in Berlin.

 

Selection of works & collaborations:

MOTHERS a song for wartime
choreographer

Marta Górnicka
2023 Teatr Powszechny, Maillon Théâtre de Strasbourg Scène européenne, Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin

Deutschland: Einzeltäter – Einzelfall
choreographer
David Stöhr
2023 Theater Unterm Dach, Berlin

WRY/Second layer_anatomy of deception
director/choreographer
Evelin Facchini, Metalouda 
2023 Uferstudios-Heizhaus, Berlin

Daphne
choreographer
Romeo Castellucci 
2023 Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin 

Invisible Game (K)eine Grenze
choreographer
David Stöhr
2023-2022 Heimathafen Neukölln, Berlin

Requiem
choreographer
Romeo Castellucci
2023-2019 Premiered Festival D’Aix-en-Provence, Adelaide Festival, Les arts Valencia, Wiener Festwochen Vienna, La Monnaie/De Munt Brussels, Teatro di San Carlo Napoli, Theater Basel

Political Voice Institute 
guest choreographer

Marta Górnicka
2022 Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin

Les yeux clos
performer, co director
Evelin Facchini & Marie Sanchez
2020 Berlin

Democracy in America
choreographer, dancer, rehearsal director
Romeo Castellucci, Socìetas
2019-2017 Premiered in DeSingel Antwerp followed by international tour

UR-NAT
choreographer, dancer
2019 Teatret OM, Ringkøbing Denmark

Gioco coreografico sulle onde gravitazionali
choreographer, performer
Evelin Facchini & Margherita Cappelletto
2019-2017 Falling Walls Berlin, European researcher’s night Frascati, Festival di scienza e filosofia di Foligno, Lucca Classica, European researcher’s night Pisa (Virgo-Ego)

Giudizio, possibilità, essere
performer
Romeo Castellucci, Socìetas
2019-2013 Festival dei due Mondi Spoleto, Kunstfestspielen Herrenhausen Hannover, Teatro Comandini Cesena, Teatro Diego Fabbri Forlì

Di notte gli alberi camminano
choreographer, director, dancer
Evelin Facchini & Paola Feraiorni
2016 Teatro Piccolo di Pietralata,  Rome

Chiqui-Llantu, la figlia del sole
choreographer, dancer
Roberto Fiore
2016 Academia Belgica, Rome

Sublimazione Inversa
choreographer, dancer, co director 
Evelin Facchini & Elisa Di Francesco
2015 Festival Fucina underground, Mestre

Attore, il tuo nome non è esatto
performer
Romeo Castellucci, Socìetas
2014- 2011 Palac Kultury Warsaw, Teatro Comandini Cesena, Centrale Fies Dro, Festival Uovo Milano, Festival E la volpe disse al corvo Bologna, Ex arsenale austriaco Verona

Sanctum Garageum-ou l’Esprit Garage
choreographer, dancer
Floriane Facchini & Cie
2013 Panorama FAI AR, Marseille

The Four Seasons Restaurant
performer
Romeo Castellucci, Socìetas
2013 Roma Europa Festival, Teatro Argentina Rome

Wry/secondo strato anatomia dell’inganno
choreographer, director, dancer
Evelin Facchini, Metalouda
2013 Teatro Greco, Rome

Wry/
choreographer, director, dancer
Evelin Facchini, Metalouda
2012 Teatro Greco, Rome

Stabile è solo la mia incoerenza
choreographer, dancer
Evelin Facchini, Metalouda
2011 Festival Konteiner, Rome

Il peso dell’acqua
choreographer, director, dancer
Evelin Facchini, Metalouda
2009 Teatro Olimpico Rome, Teatro Greco Rome, Teatro Comunale G. Manini Narni

In-Certezze
choreographer, dancer
Evelin Facchini, Metalouda
2009 Teatro Flavio Vespasiano Rieti, Teatro Olimpico Rome

ph David Stöhr