Silvana Mammone


sound file Wood Says [40 min. composition] Link

catalogue Wood Says  Link


2021 soundwalk project „Wood Says“ on plant perception and communication, in cooperation with the Botanical Gardens of University Bonn, funded by Fonds Darstellende Künste, Berlin and NRW Landesbüro Freie Darstellende Künste, Dortmund.

2020 scholarship for artistic research project controlled „hallucination:patterns of [sub]consciousness“ on Pauline Oliveros` sonic meditations explored through voice, funded by Fonds Darstellende Künste, Berlin and Flausen Netzwerk, Oldenburg.

2020 one week Butoh training with Stefano Taiuti, Uferstudios, Berlin

2019 artist in residence at Quartier am Hafen research on language/voice and movement, cooperation with contemporary + Butoh dancer Katharina Roll, Cologne

2019 residency with liminal keys (sound+poetry collective with double bass player Moritz Götzen) at PAF (Performing Arts Forum) development of six poetry and sound pieces St Erme, France

2019 in-situ development and presentation of sound performance „Underground Vibrations“ in empty car park with liminal keys at Cultura Nova Festival, Heerlen, Netherlands

2019 cooperation with electronic composer Pablo Garretòn Izquierdo for his composition on Big Data at HfMT, Cologne

2018 creation/ direction of performance installation „Moments of Being“, based on Virginia Woolf`s short stories for the West Off Festival, NRW additional shows at FFT Düsseldorf, Studiobühne Köln, Theater im Ballsaal, Bonn

2018 sound performance with liminal keys at Maschinenhaus, Essen

2018 founding of theatre collective kaleidoskop with scenographer/visual artist Barbara Lenartz

2015-2016 head of youth theatre club at Theater Bonn, production of Ubu Roi at Halle Beuel, Bonn

2015 – 2017 Assistant director Theater Bonn Theater Bonn, including the creation of six of my own productions, Am Boeselagerhof 1, 53111 Bonn

2015 2nd assistant director with the production Mord by Dedi Baron at the Düsseldorfer Schaupielhaus, Düsseldorf

2014 Assistant at the Creative Learning Department at Arcola Theatre, London

2009 2nd assistant director for the production Non(n)sens at Wolfgang Borchert Theater, Münster

2004 Internship in the dramaturgy and creative learning department at Theater Oberhausen, Oberhausen

Academic background

06/2009 Higher education entrance qualification at Pascal Gymnasium, Münster

04/2010 – 04/2014 Study of comparative literature and English studies at the Ruhr-Universität, Bochum – Focus areas: postmodern literature, cultural studies – Subject of final paper: „The dynamics of Michael Cunningham´s The Hours: Adopting and Recreating Virginia Woolf´s Mrs Dalloway“ – Final mark: 1,5

09/2018-02/2020 Master in Theatre, Toneelacademie Maastricht Artistic Research on sensuousness in performative contexts, consciousness and meditation.