Entries by Panta Rei Theatre

BAHKTIN

“The principle of laughter and the carnival spirit on which the grotesque is based destroys limited seriousness and all pretense of an extratemporal meaning and unconditional value of necessity. It frees human consciousness, thought, and imagination for new potentialities. For this reason, great changes, even in the field of science, are always preceded by a […]

COMMEDIA DELL’ARTE WORKSHOPS

Commedia dell’Arte for the 21st Century Summer Workshops with Dr Chiara D’Anna Tower Building, London Metropolitan University, 166-220 Holloway Road, N7 8DB Last Saturday of the Month 10.00-13.00 BOOKING & INFO FOR ACTORS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & PLAYFUL PEOPLE! | BEGINNERS WELCOME! Run by one of the leading practitioners in the UK, this Commedia dell’Arte masterclass will offer you […]

COMMEDIA dell’Arte for the 21st century

COMMEDIA dell’ARTE for the 21st century Course The Cass 15th of Sept. grotesque, surreal & funny!Information & booking: https://www.londonmet.ac.uk/courses/short/commedia-dellarte-for-the-21st-century/ #commediadellarte #arte #art #commedia #body #expression #gesture #physicality #character #work #language of the body #communication #connection #craft #technique #precision #stamina #attention #focus #audience #interaction #actorslife #directors #actors #theatre #makers #creators

COMMEDIA dell’Arte for the 21st century

COMMEDIA dell’ARTE for the 21st century Course The Cass Enrolment now open. Intense 5 weeks course beginning on the 15th of Sept. Information, course description & enquiries: https://www.londonmet.ac.uk/courses/short/commedia-dellarte-for-the-21st-century/ #commediadellarte #arte #art #commedia #body #expression #gesture #physicality #character #work #language of the body #communication #connection #craft #technique #precision #stamina #attention #focus #audience #interaction #actorslife #directors #actors […]

COMMEDIA dell’Arte for the 21st century

C COMMEDIA dell’ARTE for the 21st CENTURY COURSE @The Cass Intense course open to theatre-lovers, actors, directors, teachers, theatre-makers, pedagogues and anyone interested in exploring an ancient and profound art. An opportunity to discover the legacy of this ancient form of theatre and its applications in contemporary performance. Not only devising theatre and improvisation, but […]

COMMEDIA dell’Arte for the 21st century

COMMEDIA dell’ARTE for the 21st CENTURY COURSE @TheCass: https://www.londonmet.ac.uk/courses/short/commedia-dellarte-for-the-21st-century/ BOOKING OPEN – the course starts on SAT 15th of September. Less than 2 weeks! #commediadellarte #arte #art #commedia #body #expression #gesture #physicality #character #work #language of the body #communication #connection #craft #technique #precision #stamina #attention #focus and lots of #fun ! #actorslife #directors #actors #theatre […]

COMMEDIA dell’Arte for the 21st century

COMMEDIA dell’ARTE for the 21st CENTURY COURSE @TheCass: https://www.londonmet.ac.uk/courses/short/commedia-dellarte-for-the-21st-century/ Commedia dell’Arte is a visceral theatre that speaks to the senses first, then the intellect. The actor communicates through the powerful language of the body much more effectively than with abstract concepts and words. Scala asserts that “even the smallest gesture at the right moment, and […]

COMMEDIA dell’ARTE for the 21st century

Commedia dell’Arte celebrates the corporeal and the physical rejecting the anti-corporeal; it responds to the repression and stigmatisation of the body and its needs by putting them ‘centre stage’ – not only in style (physical performance) but also in content (themes). Come to discover the power of commedia as a tool to explore the body […]