• Student Life

    New Connections and Sage Advice

    by  • February 4, 2020 • Dance Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Here, physical theatre students, Lee and Joseph and dance student, Francesca, share pieces of advice and lessons they have already learned in their first two weeks at the Accademia.   Lee Diamond, Wheaton College Semester Physical Theatre Program I think the coolest part about being here is the connections I find. There’s a line...

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    Cheers to Another Beginning

    by  • January 28, 2020 • One Year Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Aliza Saper, Coastal Carolina University One Year Physical Theatre Program The start of the spring semester has been a joyous and busy one. As a year long student it has felt rather special to come back to something that feels familiar rather than foreign. The villa is filled with new, lovely faces and energies,...

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    Reminiscing and Finding Support as the End Draws Near

    by  • November 13, 2019 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Carlie Maze, Coastal Carolina University Semester Physical Theatre Program It is so wild to think that there are only 3 weeks left here. So many emotions arise when I think about leaving this place- sadness, anxiety, excitement, nervousness, aching within both the body and mind, etc. I am excited to experience what it is...

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    Listening Deeply and Living Intentionally with One Month Left

    by  • November 6, 2019 • One Year Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Collin David Beach, Coastal Carolina University Semester Physical Theatre Program At the time I am writing this, we are a little ways pass the one month marker for being here, and have just passed the marker for a month remaining. Being here is second nature by now. You know the classes like the back...

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    One Month in Italy, One Month with this Community

    by  • September 30, 2019 • One Year Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Helena Bryant, Muhlenberg College Semester Physical Theatre Program After an almost 7 hour bus ride we finally arrived in the beautiful Ljubljana. Attempting to sleep in the hostel that night was hard, as the excitement for the following day’s master class was overwhelming. None of us knew what to expect, but still, we were...

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    Remarkable Experiences Near and Far Away

    by  • September 24, 2019 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs, Workshops • 0 Comments

    Vanna Tsiknias, Furman University Semester Music Program We have been in Italy for about a month now and it is everything plus more than I could’ve imagined. I’ve been out of the country a couple of times, but actually living here is a whole different experience. I’m living and getting to explore this beautiful...

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    Starting to Feel Like Home

    by  • September 18, 2019 • One Year Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

      Ryan Estes, Muhlenberg College Semester Physical Theatre Program I’ve recently been thinking a lot about the duality between the concepts of “ephemerality” and “eternity”. As I walk through the hallways of the Villa, back and forth from the living room to the “WiFi couch”, and as I sit doing readings and listening to...

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