• Posts Tagged ‘Commedia dell’Arte’

    Documenting The Dario Fo Project

    by  • April 24, 2013 • Dario Fo Project • 0 Comments

    Dario Fo and Michele Botinni

    This summer filmmaker Ian Issit will be joining us in Arezzo to begin work on a documentary film following the work of The Dario Fo Project. Over the course of the 3 year cycle Ian and his crew will follow the students, the faculty, and Fo himself as they work to explore the work...

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    Announcing The Dario Fo Project

    by  • January 2, 2013 • Dario Fo Project, Workshops • 0 Comments

    Dario Fo and Michele Botinni

    We are very pleased to share a new 3-year project  – beginning July 17-31, 2013 –  offering students and faculty access to this renowned theatre artist and craftsman. This multi-year project cycle offers individual students and faculty-led university groups the opportunity to engage with the Fo body of work on an intense and intimate...

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    J-Term Application Now Available Online

    by  • November 5, 2012 • Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs, Workshops • 0 Comments

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    The 2013 J-Term Application is now available online and can be accessed on the Application/Downloadssection of the website. Held from January 6 – 18, 2013 it is the perfect opportunity to spend time abroad between semesters. While attending the J-Term students live and work at the Villa Godiola located in the Tuscan hills overlooking...

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    Mask Making with Torbjorn Alstrom

    by  • October 11, 2012 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    MFA Student works on his leather mask

    The master teacher and craftsman leads a mask intensive Torborjn Alstrom has worked as an actor, instructor and maskmaker in USA and Scandinavia since 1985. In USA with San Diego Repertory Theatre and Dell’Arte Players Company, in Sweden with a number of theatre groups. As a teacher he has worked regularly at the National...

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    Alumni On Tour: Tut’Zanni on the Road

    by  • October 10, 2012 • Alumni, MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Workshops • 0 Comments

    Tutzanni members on stage during a workshop

    The Tut’Zanni Theatre Company just finished a memorable workshop and performance tour of schools in South Carolina, Mississippi, and Arkansas. The company, comprised of six actors who met studying at the Accademia dell’Arte in 2006, reunited earlier this year in Arezzo Italy to develop a Commedia dell’Arte-based show, called Art For Sale. After earning...

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    Alumni On Tour: Images from Tut’zanni’s Fall Tour

    by  • October 10, 2012 • Alumni, Faculty & Staff, MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Workshops • 0 Comments

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    This fall the Accademia was proud to present a group of our MFA alums on tour. The Tut’zanni Theatre Company is made up of six working artists who met in 2006 while studying physical theatre at the Accademia dell’Arte and have reunited to devise their ideal form of theatre, Commedia dell’arte. Here are a...

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