We are currently organizing the fourth edition of our International Theatre Workshop of “Commedia dell’Arte” between 25th June to 4th July 2020: this year's theme is "Amorous Intrigues"
During these wonderful and busy days actors, mainly young school-leavers, could meet some theatre masters of Commedia dell’Arte and Masks’ theatre and find out about this noble art which has marked the beginning of the “Teatro Moderno” and of the acting profession in Europe and Western culture.
Besides Claudio de Maglio, the director of the School and international expert in “Commedia dell ’Arte”prestigious international guest teachers, among them Marco Sgrosso, Stefano Perocco di Meduna, Elena Bucci, Carlo Boso, have confirmed their participation.
It will be a moment of study, training and also of celebration of theatre. We warmly invite all trainee actors and all last year students to take part in these intensive days.
As this event will be self-funding, we need to receive the presumable participants' list so that we can organize the event in the best way. The cost is € 350,00 for the whole workshop, a special fee only for theatre's school students.
Upon request, we can provide accommodation in hotels both for individuals and groups at around € 40 per night.
Please note that we need to receive the presumed number of enrollments as soon as possible and no later then 31st May 2020.
Commedia dell’Arte, the 16th-century Italian theatrical form that shapes appealing, timeless characters. Commedia dell’Arte where mask work, movement, and improvisation mix up to tell satirical stories played by characters such as Arlecchino, Pantalone, Brighella, Dottore, Colombina, Zanni, Capitano, is waiting for you at Accademia Nico Pepe in Udine, Italy.
In Accademia Nico Pepe the legacy of Commedia dell’Arte is one of the pedagogical project distinctive issues, a fundamental contribution to actor’s training: improvisation, physical disciplines, mask work are primary items for an organic and overall acting education. Commedia dell’Arte is still alive and offers to an actor an exciting experience.
A ten-days workshop dedicated to the Commedia dell'Arte where you can apply to masterclasses held by renowned 'maestri', such as Marco Sgrosso, Claudio de Maglio, Elena Bucci, Carlo Boso, Stefano Perocco di Meduna: the Commedia dell’Arte main characters, improvisation, and composition, how to make a leather mask, and much more!
The period: 25th June to 4th July 2020.
The venue: Civic Academy of Dramatic Arts Nico Pepe, Udine, Italy