August 5th ? August 31st 2002
led by Adriano Iurissevich
The workshop is comprehensive of different special teachings. Each part will be run by a different teacher who is specialist of his own field. We will work on:
Physical skills, the training of a Commedia actor. Exercises in presence, posture and balance, voice and singing, dance and movement, tumbling, stage business and comic Lazzi.
Characters and masks, the origin of masks, their significance, development of a character through movement, gesture and voice.
Improvisation, the basic principles, proposal and reaction, ensemble play, structuring of a scenario, the building up of a character and a situation with regard to creating a finished play with a full cast.
History, talks with outstanding theatre scholars on the history and other subjects concerning Commedia dell?Arte.
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