-Contemporary dramaturgy and artificial actors
-Masks, automatons and puppets from Commedia dell’Arte to 2018
-The road to contemporary theatre mask
Teatrino Giullare conducts workshops on the relationship between theatrical word, human, artificial.
The stages are variable length and shape and can lead to the final performances created especially for specific spaces.
Among the topics: Emotions in the scene through the use of masks, prosthetics and other changes, Contemporary dramaturgy explored through limitations and barriers, Relationship between actor and object, Use of voice, Meaning and functions of the mask in the contemporary theatre, Relationship between body gesture, voice, mask; Mask and dramaturgy; Mask Improvisation for Actor Training, our work on mask and contemporary drama (also with video extracts)
Practical part: Giving life to objects and puppets, Word and gesture with and without mask, Examples for actor training, energy and neutral mask, Aesthetic and artistic interventions on a neutral mask, Short texts experiments
In addition to various Italian Universities (Bologna, Firenze, Roma, Venezia…) and festivals, workshops and stages were also held at the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Izmir, Turkey, the Museum of Titere Argentino in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Darpana Academy of Performing Arts in Ahmedabad, India; the Museum of Applied Arts in Belgrade, Serbia; the Theatre Festival in Nairobi, Kenya; the National Theatre of Tirana, Albania; Iberoamerican Festival of Bogota, Colombia; the Cultural Education Center in Warsaw, Poland.