• MFA at FLIC Scuola di Circo: Final Project

    by  • August 10, 2014 • 0 Comments


    Part One: Creation Week It was the last week of circus school (also the last week of the semester, signifying the end of our first year of graduate school) and a mere 6 days before the show when we began to work with our directors Johnny and Francesco to figure out what the show will...

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    Summer Arts Program students share their experiences abroad

    by  • August 2, 2014 • 0 Comments


    Being here in Italia for about three weeks now, there are many highlights associated with my travels. It’s difficult to choose just one, but the most daunting–yes, daunting–was my arrival. I had never imagined traveling alone to another country, and I was hardly prepared for what I would encounter after having landed in Bologna....

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    MFA at FLIC Scuola di Circo: Equilibrium

    by  • August 1, 2014 • 0 Comments


    Equilibrium bal·ance noun \ˈba-lən(t)s\ : the state of having your weight spread equally so that you do not fall : the ability to move or to remain in a position without losing control or falling : a state in which different things occur in equal or proper amounts or have an equal or proper...

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    MFA at FLIC Scuola di Circo: Aerials, Lyra and Trapeze

    by  • July 20, 2014 • 0 Comments


    High flying! High spinning! High climbing! These cohort members took to the sky for their specialization and studied aerial silks, the lyra or the trapeze. With the aid of FLIC teachers, in a short amount of time, they were taught everything from the basics like getting on the apparatus to the more challenging techniques...

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    MFA at FLIC Scuola di Circo: Juggling and Object Manipulation

    by  • July 7, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    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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