• Posts Tagged ‘theatre’

    Reflections and Advice

    by  • November 27, 2017 • Music Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    One week until the final presentation! Read below for some reflections about collaboration and some advice for future students from Physical Theatre Students TJ Little, Tara Ellwood, Autumn McNutt, and Steph Pilavin! TJ Little, Coastal Carolina University Being in Italy for a semester, learning to devise theatre can be very stressful. It’s okay. Accept what...

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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

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    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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    A Short Week and a Long Weekend

    by  • September 26, 2017 • Student Life, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    The students only had class Monday-Wednesday this week, and then had free time to travel and explore! This weeks Adalife bloggers are theatre students Blake Peebles, Rowan Halpin, Sarah Cook, and Sophia Richter!   Blake Peebles (Muhlenberg College) It’s a long weekend, and everyone has headed off to various corners of the continent. Some to Austria, some...

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    Adventures of the ADA Musicians

    by  • September 19, 2017 • Music Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    The Undergrad students have made it through another week! This week’s ADALife Bloggers are Music students; Elmira, Madison, Laura Lynn, and Bryan! Read below to hear about their first excursions through Italy! Elmira David: Music, Goucher College It has been a great two weeks here in Italy with a lot of walking, eating, and exploring. In the short...

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    ADA Alumni Newsletter Fall 2016

    by  • January 6, 2017 • Alumni, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    A note from the President of the ADA Alumni Association: Happy Holidays to all of our wonderful ADA Alumni! In addition to our Alumni Spotlights on the Adalife Blog, we are delighted to begin circulating our Alumni Newsletter. In this edition of the Alumni Newsletter we catch up with Molly Sides, Louise Mellor and...

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    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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    Farewell Fall 2016

    by  • December 13, 2016 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Music Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    The semester is over, so as usual, we interviewed some undergraduate and MFA students to find out what they learned and how they feel they grew as artists. Read below for full interviews (as featured in the latest newsletter) with undergraduate theatre students Seamus Good (Muhlenberg College), Briar White (Coastal Carolina University), Izabel Dorst (Coastal...

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    Breaking the Comfort Zone: Challenge, Risk and Reward

    by  • November 8, 2016 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week, we asked our students to reflect on their own breakthrough moments. During a study abroad experience, these happen both inside and outside the classroom walls. An intensive program such as the ADA physical theatre semester asks students to dig deep within themselves and stretch beyond the comfort zone of what’s easy and safe. High...

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