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    La Vita Europea: Notable Experiences

    by  • February 12, 2017 • 0 Comments

    A large portion of the learning students do during a semester abroad happens outside the classroom. The whole point of spending three months in a new environment is to get outside of what’s familiar. For this reason, we love hearing where our students are spending their weekends and what they take away from these...

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    The ADA and Life Abroad: What Surprised You?

    by  • February 7, 2017 • 0 Comments

    It’s week three already for our dancers and physical theatre students here at the ADA! We asked our ADALife bloggers to reflect this week on what they were expecting when they chose to study at the ADA, and what has surprised them most about their first taste of Tuscan life and studying art with...

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    Spring 2017: What Are Your Goals?

    by  • January 31, 2017 • 0 Comments

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    Our Spring 2017 crew is here and we could not be more thrilled! Having just started their first full week of classes, we asked our ADALife bloggers to reflect on their personal and academic goals for the semester, and why they chose the Accademia dell’Arte to achieve these goals. Read on to hear more...

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    ADA Alumni Newsletter Fall 2016

    by  • January 6, 2017 • 0 Comments

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    A note from the President of the ADA Alumni Association: Happy Holidays to all of our wonderful ADA Alumni! In addition to our Alumni Spotlights on the Adalife Blog, we are delighted to begin circulating our Alumni Newsletter. In this edition of the Alumni Newsletter we catch up with Molly Sides, Louise Mellor and...

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    Student Interview with Dory Sibley

    by  • December 22, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    We are starting a brand new series of fun getting-to-know-you interviews between students and faculty, and the first one features ADA queen of all things voice, alumni, marketing, and more: Dory Ford Sibley! Check out her full interview with Fall 2016 physical theatre students Yipei Shao (Emory University) and September McCarthy (Muhlenberg College) below!

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    Alumni Spotlight Tut’Zanni Edition – Molly Tomhave

    by  • December 20, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    Molly Tomhave is a Seattle based artist and a founding member of Tut’Zanni theatre company. Her positive spirit, thoughtful provocations and fresh sense of humor brings a much needed perspective and uplifting energy to the group. We’re delighted she took the time to share her experiences with us. Enjoy! – When did you attend...

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    Faculty Spotlight: Giangiacomo Colli

    by  • December 14, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    Earlier in the semester, undergraduate theatre students Ziggy Schulting (Skidmore College) and Izabel Dorst (Coastal Carolina University) came up with some interview questions for our resident Commedia dell’Arte expert Giangiacomo Colli! Get to know Giangiacomo a little better by reading about his experiences below: Who is your favorite commedia character and why? I think...

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    Alumni Spotlight: Tut’Zanni Edition–Liam Mulshine

    by  • December 13, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    This week, we continue our series of spotlights on alumni Commedia dell’Arte company, Tut’Zanni! Liam Mulshine, spring 2006 alumnus, tells us about his favorite ADA memories as well as what he’s been up to lately! Read on to hear more! When did you attend the Accademia? I attended the Accademia in the spring of...

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    Farewell Fall 2016

    by  • December 13, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    The semester is over, so as usual, we interviewed some undergraduate and MFA students to find out what they learned and how they feel they grew as artists. Read below for full interviews (as featured in the latest newsletter) with undergraduate theatre students Seamus Good (Muhlenberg College), Briar White (Coastal Carolina University), Izabel Dorst (Coastal...

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    Semester Highlights: What Will You Miss?

    by  • November 30, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    We can’t believe it, but there’s only one week remaining of the fall 2016 semester! We have loved watching our students grow and discover every day. This week, our ADALife bloggers are reflecting on what they will miss most about the ADA, their time in Italy, and life at the Villa Godiola. Read below to...

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    An Open Letter to Sophia Wilansky

    by  • November 28, 2016 • 0 Comments

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    As most of you know, one of our alumni was severely injured during the No Dakota Access Pipeline protests last week. We wrote the open letter of support below in response to the tragic events that have occurred. Sophia Wilansky is an avid activist and artist living in NYC. She has been a part...

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