Laboratory Course “Basement of Acting”
Acting / Interpretation

Structure and participation fee

Courses take place in Classroom A and B of the "Circo Massimo" Didactic Center of the Accademia Internazionale di Teatro.

Hours: from 8.15 pm / 10.15 pm
Starting date next course: Tuesday, October 6th 2020

Tuesday: acting / interpretation
Thursday: acting / interpretation

Partecipation fee:
Quarterly fee € 350
Annual membership fee € 60

Program of the course

  • Movement analysis and decomposition
  • The neutral mask, the elements: earth, water, air, fire
  • Analysis and identification of the character - study of the contra-character
  • Human feelings: intention and subtext
  • Narrative techniques: fairy tales, stories and legends
  • Technique of mime: illusory manipulation of objects, the abstract gesture
  • Poetry, monologue, soliloquy, dialogue
  • Exercises on plots, licks and canvases of the commedia dell'arte and of author
  • Comedy, absurd and contemporary theatre
  • Rhythm and musicality
  • Comedy: dysfunction, gag, comic time, relationship with the public
  • Exercises on masterpieces: Molière, Shakespeare, Cechov, Jarry, Beckett, Ionesco, Brecht, De Filippo, M.Frayn, Pirandello, Lorca etc..

Calendar of upcoming acting courses

  • 1° quarter A.Y. 2020-2021: October / November / December 2020
  • 2° quarter A.Y. 2020-2021: Janury / Februry / March 2021
  • 3° quarter A.Y. 2020-2021: April / May / June 2021

Registration details

  • No specific attitudes are required and there are no age limits.
  • For this course, weekends of intensive studies and rehearsals are planned in order to prepare recitals / performarces of of the Acting Academy.
  • Registrations for the first quarter (Oct-Dec 2020), are formalized starting from September 14th, 2020 at the secretariat of the Academy, as follows:
  • Signature for acceptance of the theater course contract and regulation.
  • Delivery of two photo cards.
  • Delivery of a photocopy of a valid identity document.
  • Payment of the quarterly fee + membership registration.

Corso Recitazione Base - Accademia Internazionale di Teatro

As in the best Acting Schools in Italy, the Academy also conducts specialization theatrical courses or approach to acting. (THEATER COURSES / RECITATION COURSES / THEATER ACADEMY)
The study of acting, in the acting theater workshops, is treated as an approach to the knowledge communication dynamics, usable also in everyday and professional life in areas working non-theatrical. Students enrolled in the bi-weekly course of the International Academy of Theater - School of Acting Rome, they receive a membership card "section theater / show / dance / cinema" which allows them of receive reductions and discounts in the various theaters of the capital, within theatrical exhibitions and cinemas, in numerous live performances of drama, theater-dance, and open-air theater to national and international character. (CORSO TEATRO / SCUOLA RECITAZIONE / ACCADEMIA TEATRALE)