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    MFA at FLIC Scuola di Circo: Juggling and Object Manipulation

    by  • July 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Juggling and Object Manipulation jug·gle verb \ˈjə-gəl\ : to keep several objects in motion in the air at the same time by repeatedly throwing and catching them : to do (several things) at the same time : to make changes to (something) in order to achieve a desired result *Source Merriam Webster online dictionary To...

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    New York Choreographer And ADA Alumna Allison Brzezinski Interview On Huffington Post

    by  • July 2, 2014 • 0 Comments

    photo by Masato Kuroda
sculpture by Romy Scheroder

    Fall 2008 Alumna Allison Brzezinski is the founder of the ChEckiT!Dance Company. She has worked tirelessly to provide opportunities for female choreographers in the annual ChEck Us OuT Dance Festival which she founded four years ago. Women choreographers from all over the world come together in Central Park to share their work with NYC audiences.  Allison was...

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    MFA Cohort Studies At FLIC Scuola di Circo In Torino

    by  • June 16, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Curiosity, exploration and discovery: three themes that encompassed the first of five weeks of circus training at FLIC Scuola di Circo. Our schedule for the first week consists of 3 classes: acrobatics, dance class, and a circus skills class. Acrobatics examines how the body moves through space – whether that is doing a somersault,...

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    10 Years Of Great ADA Alumni: Zany Umbrella Circus Founder, CCU Physical Theatre Professor and MFA Alumnus Benjamin Sota

    by  • May 16, 2014 • 0 Comments


    The ADA is celebrating 10 Years of Excellence and the Alumni that have graced our studios, hallways, gardens and city with artistic imagination, openness and light since we opened our doors. In our last post we spoke to Alex Makardish and Jeremy Hohn, ADA Summer Program Alumni, about ClownMa dell’Arte. This time we are...

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    Fleatown Part IV: MFA Performance

    by  • May 10, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    On Sunday May 4th, as the monthly antique fair was being held in Arezzo, the MFA cohort debuted our devised project, Fleatown, for the people at the market. In the end, the show lasted roughly 50 minutes and culminated our work in the 2nd semester. I was able to catch up with several of the...

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    MFA Student Profile: Aaron Gotlieb

    by  • May 8, 2014 • 0 Comments


    MFA Student Profile: Aaron Gotlieb Name: Aaron Gotlieb Age: 36 Where are you from? Atlanta, GA What is your performance/theater background? I received a BFA in Theatre with honors from Columbus State University. What were you doing just before you came to the Accademia professional/performance wise? I have been a professional Actor in Atlanta since 2005....

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    Study to Practice: Current students discuss how they will incorporate what they have learned in their personal artistic practice and what role this semester will play in their future study and career

    by  • April 22, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    As our spring semester at the Accademia comes to a close, both theatre and dance students have been evaluating the skills we have developed over the course of the past three months: How will our experience this past semester play a role in our future study of and/or career in the arts? What tools...

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