Eòlia ESAD (High School of Dramatic Art) is much more than a theater school. It's a live project, a space where everyone can find a place to develop. Or future professionals in constant learning and transformation; or, people without a desire to professionalize with only the desire to grow, learn and / or have fun in the fields of theater, el musical, la drama, el cant and / or the dance.
Eòlia ESAD It is connected to the latest trends in the Catalan and international scene. He has designed a specialized vocational training in actors, singers, playwrights, scene directors, dancers i musicians, incorporating the most advanced techniques and a teaching team made up of professionals of the show, active and of a high level.
Founded in Barcelona in the year 2000, it is associated with the theater companies Tricicle i Dagoll Dagom; and since 2012 (coinciding with its official recognition as a School of Dramatic Art) also with the company Galilei Project.
From its beginnings, it collaborates closely and continuously with the team of the Theater Poliorama. He has been managing and scheduling since its inauguration (2012) Eòlia Theater, a theatrical space that shares a professional program with the academic activities of the center.
The school also has a postgraduate company in order to help them in their professionalization: Eolia Company.
Eolia collaborates systematically and periodically with the Faculty of Communication and International Relations Blanquerna (Ramon Llull University), as well as with the center ITES image and sound, when establishing collaborations of students of interpretation in practices of camera.
The students of scenic direction and dramaturgy perform practices external to:
In the 2014 year, the European Commission granted our center Erasmus Charter for Higher Education of International Mobility in order to enable our students to complement their studies in other European centers. At the same time, international exchange agreements for students with a higher degree have been established with the University of Illinois to Chicago(USA), the Rose Bruford College (London, United Kingdom)Akademie für Darstellende KunstBaden-Württemberg (Germany).
Eòlia ESAD is a member ofACESEA (Spanish Association of Higher Centers of Artistic Teaching). Finally, our center receives the control and support related to the excellence of the Quality from the hands of the.AQU (Agency for the Quality of the University System of Catalonia).
EOLIA ESAD, with the name of NOVA EÒLIA SL, is a limited company of Fortià Viñas, Rosa Galindo, Joan Lluís Bozzo, Miquel Periel, Anna Rosa Cisquella, Joan Gràcia, Paco Mir, Carles Sans, Josep Galindo and Pablo Ley.
A little history…
Inauguration of the High School, 2011