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    Meet MFA Cohort IV: Aubrey Clinedinst

    by  • October 12, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Today, we present the final installment of our series of introductory posts about MFA Cohort IV. Read on to find out what Aubrey has to say! _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Where are you from? I live in New York City, but I went to Goucher College down in Baltimore, Maryland. I got a Bachelor of Arts in...

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    Pictured: Liv Amundsen, Alan Mendez

    Breaking through Barriers: The Inside Scoop on Working with European Instructors

    by  • October 6, 2015 • 0 Comments

    This week, we asked four of our undergraduate theatre students to reflect on their experiences so far working with European instructors. How is it different? What surprised you? Read on to hear from Taylor B, Jake, Felice, and Jane! _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Taylor Beckman (Muhlenberg College, PA) on Theatre: One of the greatest powers of theatre...

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    Meet MFA Cohort IV: Colby Ruth-Holden

    by  • September 29, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Arezzo sunset

    To round out our series of blog posts introducing MFA Cohort IV, we are thrilled to present the reflections of Colby Ruth-Holden. Read on to learn more about Colby! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Where are you from? Where did you go to college / university and what did you study? I was born and raised in Coldwater, Mississippi....

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    Traveling Abroad: How Has Italian Culture Influenced Your Art?

    by  • September 29, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Pictured from left:
Lilla Keith, Caroline Owen, Kerby Baier, Lattie Reddoch
Photo Credit: Kerby Baier

    Having lived in Italy now for nearly a month, students have begun to branch out and explore–not just within Arezzo, but in other Italian cities as well! Below, four Furman music students reflect on their favorite travel experiences so far around Italy, and how these adventures have started to change their perspectives as artists. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ A Sunday...

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    Adjusting to Life Abroad: What Surprised You?

    by  • September 22, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Theatre students enjoying a weekend excursion to Cinque Terre

    Our undergraduates are settling into their academic routine here at the ADA, and are feeling more and more at home each day at Villa Godiola. Below, four undergraduate physical theatre students express their initial impressions of life in Italy, and at the Accademia! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Karina Fox (Muhlenberg College, PA) I have heard stories about the...

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    MFA Cohort III: From Berlin to Malovice

    by  • September 16, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Soo Jung creating her mask with Familie Flöz

    It’s the final stretch for MFA Cohort III! Having just arrived in the Czech Republic, Soo Jung and Sam McGehee speak out regarding their recent residency with Familie Flöz in Berlin, and their newly begun module with Continuo in Malovice. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Soo Jung: You’re now embarking on the final module of your MFA journey....

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    Goals, Expectations, and First Impressions: Theatre Students Look Ahead

    by  • September 15, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Theatre students enjoying the view from the roof of the Teatrino 
Photo Credit: Will Dameron

    Our Fall 2015 Undergrad Crew is finally here at Villa Godiola, and we could not be more thrilled! Having just started their second week of classes, we asked four of our Physical Theatre students to reflect on their goals and expectations for the coming semester. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Taylor Hunsberger (Muhlenberg College, PA) Before arriving in...

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    Meet MFA Cohort IV: Sean Henderson, Brittany Roa, and Erika Whatley

    by  • September 10, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    Welcome to the fourth installment in a series of posts introducing our new MFA Cohort! This week, we are thrilled to feature Sean, Brittany, and Erika! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Where are you from? Where did you go to college / university and what did you study? I was born in Morges, Switzerland and moved to Concord, North Carolina...

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    Meet MFA Cohort IV: Caroline Montes, Francesco Della Vittoria, and Ware Carlton-Ford

    by  • September 7, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Arezzo Sunset
Photo Credit: Tristan Schaffer-Goldman

    Their second week of intensive physical theatre training well underway, it’s time to introduce three more members of MFA Cohort IV! Read on to learn more about Caroline, Francesco, and Ware. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Where are you from? Where did you go to college / university and what did you study? I was born and raised...

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    Introducing Kristen Wendt and Will Dameron

    by  • August 17, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Kristen and Will

    Every two years the Accademia dell’Arte invites recently graduated ADA Alumni to apply for the Student Life and Technical Coordinator positions. This opportunity gives two alumni the ability to further their artistic education and expand their perspective in an international environment while contributing to a growing non-profit organization. These two-year appointments are highly competitive....

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