Sally Campusano

Director

Actress, playwright, also working as a teacher and as a trainer, she obtained her degree as a Bachelor in Performing Arts from the Universidad Mayor (2006). After that, she went through a specialization on theater and education at the Theater Department, Universidad de Chile (Detuch), in 2006 and then, on audiovisual writing, at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile in 2009.

Co-founder of the theater group “Niño Proletario”, where she collaborated as a creator in Hambre (2006), Temporal (2008) and El olivo (2009), the latter her first play, which was performed in Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia, Spain, Italy and Sweden.

From 2012 onwards an active collaborator of the WPI organization, until 2015 she was in charge of coordinating the Latin-American representatives to the conference held in Cape Town, South Africa.

In the cultural management area, she was one of the co-founders of the Performing Arts’ Festival “Cielos del Infinito” (2008, Patagonia, Chile), where she worked as general producer and communications’ director.

Residing at present in France. In 2016 her play “The yellow car” was awarded with the First Prize in the playwrighting contest organized by the “Chilean National Theater”. The play was premiered in 2017 in the same Theatrer under the direction of Marco Espinoza.

Currently she co-writes “The submarine” with Aurora Jacob (French), witch was selected by the festival TEXTE on cours (Montpellier 2017), and hosted in residence in La Chartreuse- Centre d’écritures du spectacle- CNES (Villeneuve- les-Avignon, France).