"Madama (s) Butterfly (s) - 40 days of creative retreat in AdriAntic - Barcelona, 2008.
From October 20th 2008 to November 28th 2008, Maria Stoyanova creates and performs a Theater Research experience with the support of L'Antic Teatre and EADC (Generalitat de Cataluña).
The project was to combine actors training, performances and creation of new artwork during 40 days nonstop and without leaving the space of the AdriAntic (http://www.lanticteatre.com/AdriAntic/AA.html).
It also included the participation of different professionals in the performing arts and audiovisual media.
The results of this creative retreat were (amongst many other interesting experiences):
The show "A Bulgarian girl in Russian summer camp in Cuba", created and performed together with Silvia Ferrando, several works of video art in collaboration with Fatima Tocornal, xartcollection™ and Tania Atanassova, an installation-performance with Diana Gadish "The Waiting", the filming of a short movie about the experience under the direction of Jose Iglesias as well as research and actors training based on "Madame de Sade", led by Peter Gadish.