• Posts Tagged ‘Current Students’

    Expectations, Surprises, and Discoveries: a Look into the Fall Semester

    by  • September 26, 2017 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments


    Expectations, Surprises, and Discoveries: a Look into the Fall Semester Student Perspectives We sat down with Physical Theatre students Anne Rae Lutz and Griffin O’Connor, and Music student Elysia Hempel, to hear about their classes and experience so far: Q: What’s the biggest thing you’ve learned about the ADA that you weren’t expecting? About Arezzo? ANNA RAE: The biggest thing I’ve...

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    Home Sweet Villa: An Inside Look!

    by  • March 3, 2017 • Student Life • 0 Comments

    A photo I took of Arezzo from the Teatrino on my first night back.

    This week, ADALife bloggers Mackenzie, Sophia, Carolyn, Briar, and Caroline decided that written words would not suffice in their efforts to convey their experience. Instead, they created a video interview featuring multiple ADA faculty and staff members! Click below to watch their video blog: Also, here is a photo by Carolyn Bonaccorsi taken from the...

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    Finding Your Inner Artist: Summer Students Speak Out

    by  • July 28, 2016 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Pictured: Lauren Carter
Photo by Lexi Adams

    One of the reasons we love the Summer Arts Program is that it attracts students from many different disciplines, filling the villa with a uniquely diverse cohort. We think it’s exciting to find out how students who spend a majority of their time studying other subjects think about art making, and how they claim identities...

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    What’s Your Break-Through Story?

    by  • March 7, 2016 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Pictured from left: Hannah Donoghue, Emily Peiffer, Laura Mullaney

    We can’t believe our undergraduate Physical Theatre and Dance students are already approaching the halfway mark of their semester here in Italy! As they reach this pivotal moment in their studies, we asked them to tell us their “break-through” stories: moments where they overcame a personal or academic challenge, gained valuable perspective, or developed in...

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    Sizzling Summer Spotlight — The Final Farewell

    by  • July 31, 2015 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Photo by Lexi Adams

    The Final Stretch: Summer Arts Students Reflect on Their Four Weeks Abroad We asked: Wesleigh Harrison (Hendrix College), Sydney McDonald (California Institute of the Arts), and Vanessa C. Filazzola (Texas A&M International University) What has been the highlight of your time in Italy? Wesleigh: The biggest highlight of my time in Italy was my...

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    Highlights: Current Music Students share some of their favorite ADA memories

    by  • November 27, 2014 • Music Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments


    When I look back at my time here at the Accademia dell’Arte, there are many things that stand out as memorable and even, in some cases, life changing. Something in particular that stands out as a weekly memory would be movement classes with Stella. No matter how hard a day I was having at the time, movement...

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