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Founder and Artistic Director

International creator with a world-known intense career. Roberto is the director of ROPA / Roberto Olivan Performing Arts as well as founder and artistic director of Deltebre Dansa

Established as a choreographer and dancer, he also commissions for dance companies, universities, schools, conservatories and movement study centres, as well as for the film industry. As a teacher, Roberto offers classes and workshops all over the world.
His career has been recognised internationally. He has received the following awards: Special mention at Premis de la Crítica d’Arts Escèniques 2019 for 15 years of Festival Deltebre Dansa (Catalonia, Spain), Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe (EFFE) 2019 for Festival Deltebre Dansa (Belgium), Premi Cultura Deltebre 2012 and 2017 (Catalonia, Spain), Premi Nacional de Cultura 2014 (Catalonia, Spain), Premi Ciutat de Barcelona 2013 (Catalonia, Spain), Premio FAD Sebastià Gasch d’Arts Parateatrals 2012 (Catalonia, Spain) and SACD Prize for the 2001 Chorégraphique 2001 de la Société des Auteurs et Compositeurs Dramatiques (Belgium),

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