• Posts Tagged ‘Commedia dell’Arte’

    Some Things Never Change: Reflecting on Our First Summer Back

    by  • August 4, 2021 • Faculty & Staff, Student Life, Summer Dance Intensive, Summer Intensives, Summer Physical Theatre Intensive, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Finally being able to come back to the Accademia this summer was definitely a bit of a surprise to me. So many students who were here this summer said the same thing, as some of them waited for months for the opportunity to set foot on our campus, so getting to be here felt...

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    Finding an Ending… Or a New Beginning: An ADA Newsletter

    by  • November 21, 2019 • Newsletter • 0 Comments

    Finding an Ending… Or a New Beginning: An ADA Newsletter The end of a semester is always a strange mixture of emotions for faculty, staff and students.  It is simultaneously the excitement, stress and exhaustion of preparing final projects, followed in quick succession by the euphoria of a performance then the inevitable realization of...

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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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    Commedia dell’Arte with Chiara D’Anna

    by  • July 21, 2019 • Summer Intensives, Summer Physical Theatre Intensive • 0 Comments

    For the second half of our summer intensive physical theatre students either took Body Memory taught by Heni Varga and Dénes Döbrei or Commedia dell’Arte taught by Chiara D’Anna. In the Commedia dell’Arte course they explored and learned the history and traditions of Commedia dell’Arte and how to use those tools to  in a contemporary way....

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    An Enchanted Villa

    by  • July 3, 2018 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    One week of our Summer Physical Theatre and Dance Intensives is complete! Below Rebekah Dawn shares her thoughts and reflections in her time at the ADA so far. Upon arriving at the Villa Godiola to attend Accademia dell’Arte’s Summer Physical Theatre Intensive, I was enchanted. From the look and feel of the rustic villa,...

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    The Home Stretch: a Fall 2017 ADA Newsletter

    by  • November 10, 2017 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    The Home Stretch: a Fall 2017 ADA Newsletter The Fall 2017 undergrads have completed two thirds of their semester abroad. After an adventure-filled fall break everyone is back and ready to work. Every studio, practice room, and rehearsal space at the villa is in use, as these eager artists begin to prepare for their end-of- semester presentations....

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    Arrivederci, Spring 2017 Semester!

    by  • May 4, 2017 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

    Arrivederci, Spring 2017 Semester! We can’t believe it, but the Spring 2017 semester has come to a close. The undergraduate Physical Theatre and Dance students finished strong with final performances in Tarantella, Voice, Movement, Contemporary Dance and Commedia dell’Arte. On the graduate side, MFA Cohort IV has completed the Grad Lab Festival while Cohort...

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    Alumni Spotlight – Louise Mellor – ADA MFA Alumna and Touring Theatre Artist

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

    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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