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The seventh edition of the festival will feature an important presence of international teachers.
There will obviously be excellent Italian improvisers, in particular the search for new teachers with "so many things to say" continues !
The "Apps" are divided into 3 levels: beginners, second level, experts.
There will also be a workshop for those who have never tried improv, what better occasion of a festival with the best of the best?
Choose an app of your level of experience: level 1 if you've just concluded your first year of the course, 2 if you have between 2 and 4 years, 3 if you're an sea dog of improv.
Each path will last all weekend
LIVELLO 3: EXPERTS
RANDY DIXON - USA
Randy Dixon is one of the most experienced improvisation artists in the USA. He has appeared in films, TV and stages in the Northwest of the USA. In 1983, he was a founding member of Unexpected Productions and worked as an art director since 1988. He conceived, directed and acted in numerous shows. He is also the founder of the international improvisation group Orcas Island Project.
PATTI STILES - AUSTRALIA
Actress, improviser, director and teacher since 1983.
He trained at the Loose Moose Theater as a pupil of Keith Johnstone.
He has worked in Canada, USA, Italy, GB, Holland, Switzerland, Norway, Germany, Sweden, France, Portugal, Greece, New Zealand, Finland, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand ...
Artistic Director of Die Nasty AU (Melbourne), co-director of Secret Improv Theater (Melbourne) and Improv Melbourne.
ANTONIO VULPIO - ITALIA
He trained in Milan with the Italian League of Improvvisazione Teatrale and in 1998 he joined the professional company.
In 2002 he moved to Bologna where he worked with the Belleville company until the birth of Teatro a Molla of which he is the founder.
Since 2003 he has worked in Europe, USA and Australia, deepening the methods of Keith Johnstone and Del Close.
Since 2006 he is part of the international company Orcas Island Project
OMAR GALVAN - ARGENTINA
He approaches theatrical improvisation during his years of study at the Norman Brisky Academy. In 1996 he entered the National School of Dramatic Art.
He has acted everywhere: Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Mexico, practically all of South America, USA, Canada, Europe, Africa, India!
Think of a country in the world: he has also acted there.
Officially he resides in Spain.
LAURA DOORNEWEERD - HOLLAND € 230,00
Laura is an Amsterdam-based teacher, performer and director. Star of shows including all-woman action epic The Ferocious Four, two-hander Jochem & Laura, Raison d'être and Me & My Ex, and co-founder of the multi-lingual Ohana project for European improvisers.
A specialist in improvisation with a background in theatre and dance, she has been teaching for 15 years and, for 9 years, ran her own drama school in the Netherlands. Currently she is AD of TVA IMPRO in Amsterdam. She travels the world, guesting at major festivals as an individual performer and tutor, and touring internationally with her ensemble shows.
Also, her last name is a castle. True story.
NICOLE RATJEN - CANADA
After completing his theatrical studies at the York University of Toronto and at the École Internationale de Théâtre by Jacques Lecoq in Paris, he studied with Philippe Gaulier, Donato Satori and the Teatro Punto. Nicole is currently a clown on the SOAP / WET show directed by Markus Pabst and Maximilian Rambaek. She is a member of the Theater TheaterFragile theater company. Interprets Rachel in YouTube: Your Turn, award-winning Webseries, Das Apartment. She is one of Bloody Bawdy Villains' idiots and can be seen regularly performing as an improviser with Goodluck, Barbara and Comedysportz in Berlin and more recently she was accepted for the role of Clown for Cirque du Soleil.
FABIO PAVAN - ITALIA
Music Director of B.L.U.E. the Musical completely improvised. Improvising Musician for over 10 years, with an intense research and teaching activity in the field of musical improvisation linked to the Long Form and Short Form shows, at a national level. He worked (and worked) with Teatro a Molla (Bologna), Yves Roffi (France), Omar Argentino Galvan (Argentina), Carles Castillo (Spain), CRUMBS (Canada), Sugar Rocket Factory (Austria / Canada) and Orcas Island Project (USA / Seattle). He is a composer of the music of numerous theatrical performances (Gabriele Cirilli, Andrea Midena, Sabina Negri, Domenico Mico Pugliares, etc.), of television fiction ("Queen of Flowers" RaiUno) and of musicals for the transmission Nemico Pubblico (RaiTre) on texts by Francesco Lancia and Francesco De Carlo.
CRISTIANA DE MAIO - ITALIA
Born as an actress to become an improviser and clown doctor. He has participated in the major theatrical improvisation formats of short and long form and has created some original ones.
In 1997 she graduated as an actress at the Permis de Conduire Academy in Rome.
In 1999 Improvvisatrice Teatrale at the LIIT (Italian Theater Improvvisazione Teatrale) in Rome.
Become a professional doctor clown with the Diploma of the Laughing and Living Association in 2000.
Since 2011 I have been teaching theater improvisation at the Teatro Assetto and collaborating with Vicolo Chekhov and BugiarLab.
LEVEL 1: BEGINNERS
CLAUDIA GAFA' - ITALIA
He attended the School for Actors of Bel Teatro in Padua, the National School of Theater Improvisation and the Venetian Theater Academy as well as several workshops and specialization courses in theater, theater improvisation and performance disciplines.
She is an actress and performer in improvisational theater shows in Italy and abroad, street theater performances, animations-dinners with crime, musical performances, short films, brilliant comedies, classical and contemporary theatrical texts and independent productions of theatrical productions. author. She works as a theatrical trainer and director in theater companies, schools, associations and business projects. She is an organizer, co-founder, vice-president and actress, director, teacher of theatrical improvisation and responsible for the educational direction for the Cultural Association CambiScena of Padua.
FEDERICO STEFANELLI - ITALIA
He attended the Umberto Binetti Theater School and the Siena Theater Improvvisazione school, directed by Francesco Burroni.
Become a coach of the professionals of the Theater Improvisation Match, of which he is the national organizational director.
He acted in various theater comedies and is the author of some pieces put on stage from 2000 to today.
He is an actor for cinema and TV, a director of documentaries for RAI in Africa and the Balkans.
He is currently Artistic Director of the Teatro di Botticino (BS).
ROBERTO TAVELLA - ITALIA
It was formed in 2005 following the courses of Improvvisazione Teatrale with the Quintatinta Association.
In 2008 he joined the amateurs company Quintatinta.
He studied Acting in the Theatrical Company of Traveling Companions and the Circle of Gypsum.
In 2013 he is one of the creators of the theater improvisation company Sumadai.
In 2014/2015 teacher Quintatinta.
Since 2015 he is president and trainer of Reboot Theater.
In 2016 he creates with Nancy Citro "Couple Therapy", a show of the "Main Stage" competition at Pandora Festival 2017 / TorlfAma 2017
He loves Girella Snack.
PAOLO PULEO - ITALIA
Actor, improviser, show man.
He begins his studies at the school of improv theater by Quinta Tinta Teatro in Turin but he soon follows the greatest Italian improvisers.
Afetr his graduation in acting at the TNT Torino, he opens the comedy improv school "B-Teatro Improv" in 2010.
He is an actor in the most important French-language improvisation events and with his format Boxeattori participates in improv festivals all over the world (Mondial d'Impro Le Havre, Immediately! Brest, Improvaganza Hawaii, Seattle Improv Festival)
DANIELE MAZZACURATI - ITALY € 230,00
Actor, improviser, director, and trainer.
he begins his training @Belleville-Bologna. At the same time, closer to the drama theatre, attending the workshops of the Compagnia dell'Argine.
Is part of the ctroupe Teatro a Molla and teacher at CambiScena-Padua. He is a Director and creator of the format “Streets”, “IF – Hypothetical Future”, “the Order of the Day”, “Unknown”, “Photographs”, “Page 1”. In 2016 is the actor in the “HTML – Hamlet Last Minute”, directed by Francesco Brandi. Leads workshops in storytelling “Selfstory”, in which, starting from small personal anecdotes are created real pieces of narrative theatre where he was responsible for writing the play and directing.
It is also involved in the Storytelling business, and other work training in the field of Business Theatre.