Category Archives: Commedia dell’Arte

Artistic Residency in Whyalla, Arte Commedia aka Alessandro Gavello goes Regional on a Cargo Project.

When?June 2011. Where? Memorial Oval Primary School in Whyalla. What? 1 week of Commedia dell’Arte and Circus with final performance at the end of the week. How? Through Carclew Youth Arts It has been a fantastic experience, the whole community … Continue reading

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Impro Dance

Rigorous study of the technique, discipline, focus. Learn as much as you can, than forget about it… & let it happen. Yourself, your body at your service, ready to follow the impulse, straight from your spirit, from your heart, from … Continue reading

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Italian Comedy becomes now very accessible to primary schools students in South Australia!

It is now sometimes we were proposing a new Commedia dell’Arte show, specifically designed for Primary Schools students,  that was not listed here yet. Not anymore, ladies and gentlemen. Please find here below more details about it. If you have … Continue reading

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Commedia dell’Arte Day, 25th February 2011

With great pleasure I had the possibility to represent South Australia as an Italian performer of the Original form of Commedia dell’Arte, for the 2011 World wide birthday celebrations of this ancient, yet very actual, craft. I had the honour … Continue reading

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Arte Commedia presents: Some facts about Commedia dell’Arte pt1

Commedia dell’Arte was born in Italy in the 16th Century. (Actually, the first Commedia dell’Arte company has been established on the 25th February 1545). In the XVI Century Italy was divided in lots of different small States, where everybody spoke … Continue reading

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Italy, comedy and breakdancing…?

Ladies and Gentlemen, when you talk about Italian comedy you can’t forget one of the icons: Antonio de Curtis, aka Toto’ More clips to come. Stay blogged, Al

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Workshops in January 2011: Introduction to Slapsticks/Stage fighting

In collaboration with ZigZag Circus. Suitable for absolute beginners 🙂 Come and learn how to look like you’re beating each other up without actually doing any damage. Learn how to choreograph and perform basic fight scenes in this 2-day introductory … Continue reading

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