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    ADA Alumni Newsletter Fall 2016

    by  • January 6, 2017 • Alumni, Uncategorized • 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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    Alumni Spotlight – Louise Mellor – ADA MFA Alumna and Touring Theatre Artist

    by  • December 23, 2016 • Alumni, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    Louise Mellor is originally from Manchester, England and was a part of the first MFA in Physical Theatre Cohort. Since her time in the MFA, she has performed with several companies doing all types of theatre, from children’s to devised works. She recently toured “The Jungle Book” throughout China. Louise took the time to...

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    Faculty Spotlight: Giangiacomo Colli

    by  • December 14, 2016 • Faculty & Staff, Uncategorized • 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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    Farewell Fall 2016

    by  • December 13, 2016 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Music Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 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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    Most Memorable Moments

    by  • November 23, 2016 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    It’s hard to believe, but with Thanksgiving this week, it means there are only a few more weeks left of the semester! Today, our ADALife bloggers reflect on what they will remember most when they look back on their time in Arezzo, both personally and academically. Read on to hear more from Korilyn and...

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    Breaking the Comfort Zone: Challenge, Risk and Reward

    by  • November 8, 2016 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week, we asked our students to reflect on their own breakthrough moments. During a study abroad experience, these happen both inside and outside the classroom walls. An intensive program such as the ADA physical theatre semester asks students to dig deep within themselves and stretch beyond the comfort zone of what’s easy and safe. High...

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    Academic Jewels: Treasured Classroom Moments

    by  • November 3, 2016 • Music Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    At this point in the semester, our Furman music students have been reflecting on which “academic jewels,” or valuable lessons they’ve acquired during their time at the ADA, and how they plan to share this information with friends and colleagues upon their return to their home institution. Read on to hear from Mary Allison,...

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