• Posts Tagged ‘Mask Workshops’

    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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    Alumni Spotlight: Tut’Zanni Edition – ALi Landvatter, Founder and Author of “Exploring Modern Commedia dell’Arte”

    by  • August 17, 2016 • Alumni, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

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    Tut’Zanni Theatre Company is an all ADA Alumni commedia company based out of NYC. ALi Landvatter is a Spring 2006 Alumna that has taken the commedia world by storm. She founded Tut’Zanni Theatre Company with colleague Dory Sibley in November 2011. After 5 years and 5 shows, Tut’Zanni is still going strong and will...

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    Milano and Storia di Q: Current theatre students tell us about their Milan adventure

    by  • October 13, 2014 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

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    Milan was cool and junk. I would say that the moral of the trip was: “I’m not sure if this will be ok, but let’s do it anyway.” We visited La Stalla, an opera house with a football field length long stage, and the Piccolo Teatro, that was indeed, ‘Piccolo.’ Ha! We watched our Commedia teacher Michelle Bottini...

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    “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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    Study to Practice: Current students discuss how they will incorporate what they have learned in their personal artistic practice and what role this semester will play in their future study and career

    by  • April 22, 2014 • Dance Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

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    As our spring semester at the Accademia comes to a close, both theatre and dance students have been evaluating the skills we have developed over the course of the past three months: How will our experience this past semester play a role in our future study of and/or career in the arts? What tools...

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