Miguel Bregante Garcia

Artistic Director and Co-Founder of La Mona Ilustre Theater Company, Zaragoza

United States, 2020

Miguel was born in Zaragoza in 1980. He earned a bachelor's degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Zaragoza in 2011, and studied in Austria (Vienna) and France (Lille) thanks to two Erasmus scholarships. He completed a 14 year stay in Santiago (Chile) where he earned a bachelor's degree in Scenic Studies and was specialized in a Lecoq-based Gesture Theater methodology at International School of Image and Gesture - La Mancha. He worked as a professor of Masked Theater at DUOC UC University in Viña del Mar (Chile) between 2016-2020. He is the Co-Founder and Artistic Director of the Chilean Award-Winning Theater Company La Mona Ilustre whose productions have been presented in Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Spain, France, Belgium, Norway and Taiwan. In the fall of 2021, he will start a Master's Degree in Theater Directing at Columbia University's School of the Arts in New York City. He speaks English, German and French.


Application period

United States, 2020

Host university or research centre

Columbia University, New York, NY

Studies pursued with the fellowship

Master in Theatre Directing

Type of studies

Master degree or equivalent

Speciality of studies pursued with the fellowship

Performing arts

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