Photo: Beniamin Boar


La Faktoria offers an intensive international training programme headed by leading contemporary dance professionals. The programme lasts for a year,from September to June of the academic year. Between 25 and 28 national and international students are part of this specific programme that has the following teachers / choreographers:


Laura Aris

Partnering work / Ultima Vez repertory

Laida Aldaz

Technical class / improvisation

Mark Tompkins

Real time composition/ SERIOUS FUN

Thi-Mai Nguyen

-I see you-

Judith Sánchez

Functionality and Perspective in Dance
“Your Own God” Improvisation

Marta Coronado

Tec. Release
Tools for a thinking body composition

Albert Quesada

Move to listen

Lali Ayguadé


Isael Mata

Flying in to the gravity skills

Carmen Larraz

Transformative Floorwork & partnering
Site Specific, City in Creation

Mat Voorter


Germán Jauregui

Última vez vocabulary + Partnering

The guest teachers/choreographers participating in the program are independent artist coming from the fields of Improvisation, Composition, Conceptual dance, and ex-dancers from companies such as Ultima Vez/ Wim Vandekeybus, Rosas company/Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Trisha Brown company, Akram Khan Company, Compagnie Zoo/Thomas Hauert, James Thiérrée.


Teachers taking part in past editions:

2019: Alix Eynaudi, Martin Nachbar, José Agudo, Roberto Magro, Laura Aris, Marta Coronado, Isael Mata, Judith Sanchez, Carmen Larraz, Laida Aldaz.

Alix Eynaudi

Friends in action

José Agudo

Attack Release – Flamenco Roots

Roberto Magro

Creación de una Obra

Martin Nachbar

Composition – Physical dramaturgy