The relations between human and non-human, animated and inanimate, reality and magic, real and illusory are the main topics explored.
Their first show is “The Death cheers Barbie”, a travelling home-made theatre for puppets, actors and objects (Finalist show at Gianni Damiano Award for street theatre 2015). In 2015 they create “Homologia” (Special Prize Scenario Award 2015 and Finalist show at In-Box Award 2017).
After that they realize with the Teatro delle Briciole (Parme) the site-specific performance “Praise the dummy” for Insolito Festival 2015 and the travelling show “What are fireflies” for Insolito Festival 2016.
In 2017 DispensaBarzotti create “Victor – Loosely based on Frankenstein by Mary Shelley” (Jury’s Prize | Direction Under 30, Strabismi award 2017, Casa con vista Fringe award 2017 | Turin Fringe Festival, Best Show 2018 | Small Season Festival 2018, Sofia, BG)
From 2015 the company realize theatrical workshop for adult and children.
Thanks to the Rocco’s collaboration with the circus festival Tutti Matti per Colorno (Colorno – Italy) oganised by the Cie TeatroNecessario he feeds the interest for contemporary circus and puppet theatre. In 2014/2015 Rocco frequents Asanisimasa, a series of workshops on the main contemporary puppets’ techniques with Cie RiservaCanini. In 2018 Alessandra Alessandra frequents the advance training “Magie Nouvelle” at CNAC – Centre National des Arts du Cirque – Châlons-en-Champagne,France. Alessandra and Rocco also frequents togheter the stage in Magie Nouvelle for art director and technicians at ENSATT (École Nationale Supérieur des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre) – Lyon, France.