• Posts Tagged ‘Italy’

    “A Community of Artists” – Current physical theatre students talk about working with European artists and professors

    by  • October 6, 2014 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

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    Before arriving in Italy, most of what I’d heard about European professors from friends who’d studied abroad before was rather… alarming. Common themes included uptightness, strict adherence for rules, and harsh grading systems. Well, we’ve been in class for a solid month now and I can definitely say that any kind of rigidity or...

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    Goals and Aspirations: Four Current Theatre Students Speak About Why They Attended The ADA

    by  • September 17, 2014 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

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    It’s only my first week at the ADA and yet somehow I feel that I have already started achieving many of my goals. My first goal coming into the program was to try everything. There have been times in my life where I have been apprehensive or scared to do things because I thought...

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    10 Years Of Great ADA Alumni – Speaking with recent Muhlenberg grad, musician, filmmaker and writer Samuel Fuhrer

    by  • September 11, 2014 • Alumni, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    What does it take to make your artistic projects a reality in today’s world? What are your next steps right out of college? ADA Alumnus, Sam Fuhrer, talks about his experience as a working artist after his recent graduation. He is currently working on several projects while also holding down a job and continuing...

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    MFA at Flic Scuola di Circo

    by  • February 3, 2014 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    The cohort spent the final week of their first fall semester together at FLIC Circus School in Torino, located in Northern Italy. Housed in the premises of the Italian national gymnastic association, FLIC is an institution which includes state of the art facilities and enjoys a national and international reputation for training performers in contemporary...

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    Soon to become a beautiful memory – Current students tell us what they will remember most about their time at the ADA

    by  • December 3, 2013 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    What won’t stick out when I look back on my time here at ADA? But I think what I’ll remember most is the pure freedom to create, encouragement to do so and collaborate with those around me from teachers, and willingness and excitement to work together and make something happen from my peers (or...

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    Student Stories: Favorite Places and Events In and Around the ADA

    by  • November 7, 2012 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    Some of my absolute favorite things that happen at the Accademia are the open mics/cabarets. They are awesome events where the any of the students/professors can gather together and perform acts of their design which are then all strung into one big plot. It’s so much fun to see what people come up with...

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    5 Students’ Views On Living Abroad

    by  • September 17, 2012 • Music Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    —- Collette Campbell I think what surprised me the most was the language barrier with the locals in town. I took 2 semesters of Italian last summer and remembered a little, but I think actually being immersed in the culture and hearing people talk to each other a million miles a minute was intimidating...

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    What is it like interacting with another culture and language? Three students share their stories of frustration and liberation.

    by  • February 28, 2012 • Dance Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Hannah Goldstein (Dance) Studying in the small town of Arezzo has provided more of a cultural immersion than I think I would have experienced in a larger city, like Florence or Rome, so I feel like I am really learning about Italian culture, not just witnessing it. The town does not cater to tourists,...

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