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Ana Vitorino

Born in 1973 (Setúbal).

Artistic and Communication Director of Visões Úteis, where she works as a playwright, director and performer.

Her artistic activity began in CITAC, a theatre company from the University of Coimbra. There she trained with Paulo Lisboa, João Grosso, Andrejev Kowalski, Anatoli Vassiliev, and later with Marcia Haufrecht, Joseph Danan, among others.

Founded Visões Úteis in 1994, first working as an actress with directors such as António Feio, João Paulo Seara Cardoso, José Wallenstein, Diogo Dória.

From 1999, and always in Visões Úteis, she starts researching, translating, writing and directing in several original projects both in theatre and performance in landscape.

Since 2009, she is also responsible for the Education Service and the Associated Artists Programme of Visões Úteis, trying to integrate the artistic strategies from the contemporary performing arts in the surrounding communities, thus reinforcing the role of art as a factor of inclusion, sustainable development, political participation and happiness, namely through community performance projects.

She has a degree in Psychology - Clinical Area by the University of Coimbra and another in Modern Languages and Literatures (Portuguese/German) by the Open University.
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Visões Úteis is funded by

Secretário de Estado da CulturaDirectorate-General for the Arts (DGARTES)

Visões Úteis is a member of

Plateia - Associação dos Profissionais das Artes CénicasIETM - International Network for Contemporary Performing ArtsAnna Lindh Foundation

Visões Úteis é associado

Associação dos Amigos do Teatro da Liberdade da Palestina - The Freedom Theatre e ZERO - Associação Sistema Terreste Sustentável