WORKSHOP

COMMEDIA DELL’ARTE, IMPROVISATION, AND THE BODY

TAUGHT BY:
Luca Comastri and Alessandra Cortesi

DURATION:
35 hours (5 days, 7hrs per day)

NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS:
8-16

Please wear black trousers and a black shirt. Working barefoot is best, or you can opt for non-slip socks.

SUBJECTS

  • Expressive Movement
  • Commedia Dell’Arte (mime, pantomime, use of space, ensemble work)
  • Fixed Types: Zanni, Arlecchino, Brighella, Capitano, Balanzone, Pantalone, Innamorati, Streghe, Servette, Pulcinella
  • Use of mask: from neutral mask to Commedia dell’Arte masks
  • Choral Movement
  • Improvisation