Matteo Carvone was born in Trieste, Italy in 1985. After the graduation at the School of Visual Art, at the age of 19, he moved to Milano where he started studying dance and theatre at the Dance House directed by Susanna Beltrami.
In his dance career he danced and contribute for creations for names such: William Forsythe, Marco Goeke, Alexander Ekman, Jo Strømgren, Michael Keegan-Dolan, Karl Alfred Schreiner, Anthony Rizzi, Erna Òmarsdóttir, Christopher Roman, Jacopo Godani, Emanuel Gat, Benoît Lachambre, Nanine Linning, Cayetano Soto, Robin Olryn, Wayne McGregor, Ismael Ivo, Roberto Zappalà and many others.
Since 2017 he is a mamber of Jo Strømgren Company in Oslo, Norway.
From 2012 to 2017 he has been employed at the Staatstheater am Gärtnrerplatz in Munich under Karl Alfred Schreiner direction.
From 2008 to 2010 he has been employed at ‘La compagnia’ youth company of Accademia Nazionale Danza in Roma under the prestigious aegis of Pina Bausch
As a freelancer he has been involved in many projects in the Netherlands, Austria, Italy, Norway, Germany.
Matteo Carvone started choreographing in 2010 under the name Labor Kraft. He has been invited in several festivals and competitions and created pieces for institutions such Philarmonie im Gasteig and the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz.
He has been present (both as a dancer and choreographer) in several editions of La Biennale di Venezia, where he also took part to choreographic workshops, during Ismael Ivo and Marie Chouinard's directions.
© Marie-Laure Briane
Premiere 13th of September 2019 - Black Box Gasteig, Munich
Premiere 8th of August 2019 - Kloster Andechs, Germany - Carl Orff Fest
A full evening created for the Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich, June 2018
Solo and video installation created for Javier Ubell in 2017
Invited to the International Choreography Competition Burgos - New York 2017
Tanz den Gasteig 2017, created during Open Studio residency at Tanz Tendenz Munich 2016
Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz, Munich
The city never sleep - 2015
A piece with 200 students of the Theresia-Gerhadinger-Gymnasium am Anger , Munich
Presented at 5 Jahre Karussell Festival, iCamp, Munich
Insomnia - 2013
A project of the Staatstheather am Gärtnerplatz presented at Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
with Teatro G.Verdi's orchestra for the international Gala Artinscena in Trieste, Italy
International Gala Artinscena Trieste, Italy
The other side of the Room - 2011
progetto Supporter, teatro Toniolo Mestre Venezia, Italy
Prospettiva Danza, teatro Verdi, Padova, Italy
7th international festival of Contemporary Dance LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA
Marathon of the Unexpected, Venezia, Italy
Festival Insoliti, Torino, Italy
Gala Artinscena, Trieste, Italy