World expert of Commedia dell’Arte, maestro Antonio Fava is returning to Adelaide to deliver an exclusive two day workshop, May 25 & 26, 2013.
Places are limited to 25! Only $195* for both days! Secure your spot now!
Hosted by Corinna Di Niro (PhD Commedia dell’Arte and owner of Adelaide’s leading Commedia resource and theatre company, Commedia con Corinna).
Antonio Fava is an actor, author, international theatre director, maestro of Commedia dell’Arte and of comedy. He directs the international school of the comic actor in Reggio Emilia, Italy. He designs and makes leather masks for use in his school and performances. He teaches Commedia dell’Arte in schools, universities and drama academies throughout the world. His masks are on show in important museums and cultural institutions.
Join Antonio Fava for a physical, interactive approach to learning and honing your skills in the Commedia dell’Arte; the beginning of all professional theatre!
You will learn the complex system of the Commedia dell’Arte, with specialist information covering:
Archetypes, mask technique, character development, slapstick, and stage fighting, ensemble skills, improvisation, comic duo/clown techniques, lazzi development, with discussions of various commedia styles including southern and pastorale.
Participants will be invited to perform various skills throughout the sessions. These include direction and feedback by maestro Fava.
This two day workshop is designed to expand beyond an introduction and move participants into a place where they have the skills to freely explore the realm of the art form.
This is a very rare opportunity and a must for anyone who is involved in the arts!
Dates: Sat 25 & Sun 26 May, 2013
Venue: Drama Studio, Concordia College, Gate 2, Winchester St, Highgate, S.A.
Time: 10am-4pm (both days)
*Early bird rate: $195 (before 28th March)
*Standard rate: $250 (until sold out)
Morning tea & light lunch provided on both days. Please wear loose and comfortable clothing. Participants should be of reasonable fitness as you will be active for both days.
Please note: There is no concession rate or refund or discount if you cannot attend both days. Cancellation fees may also apply!