Acting Academy

The Accademia Internazionale di Teatro, for the Academic Year, 2020/2021 has an intensive and detailed plan of study that has the purpose of forming young professional actors able to answer to the competitive and different demands of the international theatrical and cinematographic survey. International artists able to go beyond linguistic boundary: from humour to dramatic art, from prose to image theatre, from word to movement, starting from a solid knowledge of the past to better understand the meaning of the present.

The Bachelor in Performing Arts A.A. 2020/2021, provides for an intense and articulated study plan for the professional preparation of the theatrical, prose, research, experimentation and cinematographic actor with particular reference to the live show.

The training project, divided into three years of study with 5/8 hours of lessons per day, aims to train complete artists able to go beyond the boundaries of the language: from drama theater to physichal theater, from film acting and identification to the new frontiers of digital and visual art, from humor to dramatic art. The training project also includes the study of the direction, of the script, and of the productive orientation in an artistic scenario in continuous renewal.

The instructive project lasts three years of study, completed by a six months of qualifying course, it has daily lessons, from 5 to 8 hours depending on the year and didactic phase. During the years of study, students have to take theoretical/practical exams: from History of Theatre to Cinematographic Acting, from Comedy of Art to Legislation and Production, from Critic to Direction, from Improvisation to Singing, from Comedy to Elizabethan Theatre, from Dramaturgy to Dance Theatre, to Stanislavsky-Strasberg method.

Pedagogic Model

The Accademia Internazionale di Teatro, pursuant to art. 11 Presidential Decree 212/2005, which defines the characteristics of the Higher Education Artistic Institutions aimed at issuing University Degrees, is structured following an innovative pedagogical model.

  • Three didactic cycles with intensive studying and practical schedule.
  • The acting, both dramatic and comic, starts from the study of “theatre of Art”, of “prose”, of “identification of Characters” to go to the dynamic acting of visual arts.
  • Scenical languages (voice, music movement, acting) are teached both technically and inside the scenic action.
  • Great value is given to the creative process which comes both from and individual and group work. The main purpose is to reach an original and personalized artistic independence.
  • The shows are inspired to didactic themes: the Academy gives students the chance of completing their training on stage. The study of Direction and Dramatization is theorical/applicatory and it is only faced after interpretative path at the end of training.
  • The new plan of study of A.Y. 2020/2021 propose the introduction of theorical subjects such as: History of Theatre and Show and Management and Promotion of the sector that will give to future artist the possibility of better placing their professionalism in the work world.

Qualifications of the "Accademia Internazionale di Teatro":

1. Dramatic Art Courses
2. Use of voice - Singing
3. Analysis and decomposition of Movement - Mime Technique - Contemporary Dance
4. Comic Phenomenon Course
5. Direction - Dramatization
6. "Acting" Courses