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    Tanztheater with Mark Sieczkarek

    by  • July 25, 2018 • Dance Program, Summer Arts Program • 0 Comments

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    For the final intensive of our month long summer dance program our students worked with Mark Sieczkarek on Tanztheater.   Mark Sieczkarek was born in 1962 in Inverness, Scotland and studied from 1973 until 1981 at the Royal Ballet School in London. Following his studies, he received an engagement as a dancer with Scapino Ballet...

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    Contact Improv with Thomas Kampe

    by  • July 16, 2018 • Dance Program, Summer Arts Program, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    Our dance students spent the third  week of their intensive with Thomas Kampe working on Feldenkrais and Contact improv.   Thomas Kampe (PhD) lives in London and trained as a dancer at Laban centre and at Middlesex University, UK. He has worked internationally as performer, performance-maker and educator for more than 30 years. Choreographic collaborations...

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    Secrets Revealed in Site-Specific Work Part 1

    by  • July 16, 2018 • Dance Program, Student Life, Summer Arts Program, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    Both the dancer’s C.OR.E working demonstration and the theatre students, Devising Grid working demonstration lead the audience through a traveling performance that took place all over the villa! Below  theatre student, Rebekah Dawn, shares her thoughts on the dancer’s C.O.R.E performance. Check back in later this week to read about the devising performance.   Secrets Revealed in Site...

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    C.O.R.E With Wagner Moreira and Helena Fernandino

    by  • July 5, 2018 • Dance Program, Faculty & Staff, Summer Arts Program, Uncategorized, Workshops • 0 Comments

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    For the first week of our Summer Dance Intensive Wagner Moreira and Helena Fernandino lead an intensive called C.O.R.E. (Creating Opportunities for Research and Exploration). Wagner Moreira was born in Brazil and has been living in Germany since 2003. As a teacher, freelance performer and choreographer, he has worked in various theatres, universities and international...

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    Reflections, Memories and What Comes Next: A Spring 2018 Newsletter

    by  • April 4, 2018 • Dance Program, Faculty & Staff, MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

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     Reflections, Memories and What Comes Next: A Spring 2018 Newsletter There are only three weeks left in our Spring 2018 semester. The students have never been busier, putting together performances and working on projects from dusk ’til dawn. The finish line is in sight for the dancer students and physical theatre students but there’s no time...

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    You Don’t Know What You Got Till It’s Gone

    by  • March 27, 2018 • Dance Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week’s ADALife Bloggers Oriene, Cat, Eddie, and Matt reflect on how much time there is left in their semester abroad and what they’ve been able to create while they’ve been here! Oreine Robinson, Boston University It’s kinda funny. We have less than a month left in the program (woah), and I’m just now...

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    Poems and Thoughts

    by  • March 20, 2018 • Dance Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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      This week’s bloggers Ryan, Theresa, Michela, and  Madison have written some poetry to reflect on their experiences in and outside of class at the ADA. Ryan Huemmer, Boston University L: Living in all three planes A: Action Drives B: Bound and Unbound Flow A: Accessing the totality of the Kinosphere N: Never stop moving in new...

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    Advice and Adventures in Arezzo

    by  • February 22, 2018 • Dance Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    Dance students Claire and Cait and One Year student Anna Rae share some recent adventures and pro tips about studying in Arezzo! Claire Sickinger, Bates College Learning in a Different Language Working with teachers whose first language is different than my own has been a very interesting experience. It’s eye opening how much of...

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    Tales of European Travels

    by  • February 8, 2018 • Dance Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week we hear from Undergrad Physical Theatre Students Tim, Chloe,  and Julia and One Year Program Student Dalton! They are back from their long weekend, and share some reflections and excitement. Tim Janovsky, Muhlenberg College What’s surprised me most about living at the Accademia and in Italy is that anything is possible when you throw...

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