Title (O.N. S.C.E.N.E.) Organising New Skills for Creative Enterprises and Networks in Europe
Project Number 527889-LLP-1-2012-1-IT-LEONARDO-LMP
Product FOCUS GROUPS
Title FOCUS GROUPS
Product Type others
Small working group with the participation of a public institution, a training center,a cultural association, a scenography and/or stagecraft companies/professionals.
Focus Group topics:
a)learning outcomes, credits recognition and transfer, ECVET approaches.
b) training, professional and entrepreneurial mobility initiatives in the field of cultural and creative industries with specific attention to stagecraft and scenography.
1. scenography and stagecraft workers (carpentry and joinery workers, electricians, stage mechanics, machinists)
2. Designers and scenographers
3. Scene assemblers (theatre, cinema, television, exhibitions and events)
4. Scenography / stagecraft companies with reference to skills of points 1,2 and 3
Theaters, broadcasting companies
6. Artists and cultural associations involved in organising events, exhibitions, shows etc.
7. Training facilities in the industry and scenic scenotecnico and occupational sectors relevant
8. Art academies
10. Enterprises’ associations and trade unions
11. National, european and international workers associations and organisations in performing arts
12. Local regional and national public institutions
Partners have organised specific thematic meeting in order to promote the project and to valorize the activities and to set up networks for futher developments of initiatives and project in the fields of scenography and stagecraft.
Two main focus groups have been promoted. In Rome involving Italian Association of Scenographers, Dressers and Interior Designers and Cinema Experimental School, that have led to focus the curriculum contents and the pilot course and also to realize a specific laboratory in CINECITTA'.
Another focus has been promoted in Catania, Sicily, in order to present the project and to collect feed-backs and needs from local regional areas, in Region with potentials and shortcomings as to creative industries and scenography and stagecraft sectors, Accademia delle belle Arti di Catania, Grafica e Luce, La bottega Fantastica s.r.l., Scenografi e scenotecnici, Teatro Brancati.
In SPAIN has been promoted and intense activities of networking using a slightly different approach, considering also the strict time for action (less then years) with considerable and important results. Anyway EUROMEDIA has focused Cristina Fernández (Department of Culture) interviewed by Paulino Cuevas, Eva Salazar, manager of the public school in performing arts Escenica met by Paulino Cuevas, Norberto Rizzo and Gema Chamizo (CAC Málaga); meeting with Teresa Morillas (Centro Andaluz de las Letras); meeting with Francisco Fernández Cervantes, director of Centro Andaluz de las Letras.
Collage Arts, out of formalistic Focus Groups meetings, has promoted an intense networking and promotion activities, with theaters, scenographers, professionals of the scenography and stagecraft sectors, finalising the activities to the focusing of the pilot course's curriculum and to the valorisation of the national results
In Greece have been organised two specific thematic focus groups. The Focus have involved workers and professionals of the scenography and stagecraft sectors. Main topics of discussion: 1. Verification of the need to develop an innovative curriculum in the scenography sector, especially due to the lack of such curricula existence within the public educational system in Greece; 2. educational needs to cover major current requirements of the scenography professional sector in Greece; 3. commitment from organizations to pay great attention to scenography; 4. new dissemination ways of the ONSCENE project amongst private and public institutions, 5. Credit Recognition and the Credit Transfer in the field of scenography and stagecraft.
On the basis of the networking and focus groups experiences a memorandum of interest has been drafted
Area of application Education and training for scenography and stagecraft (skill needs, methodologies, curricula, standards); labur market analysis; networking among stakeholders.