Marco Paciotti

Acting Techniques, Motion Techniques and Open-Air Direction

In 2000 he graduated as "Actor" and "Assistant-Theater Director" at the Scuola Internazionale di Tearo of Rome; he studied polyphonic singing at the "Coro Guinizelli" directed by maestro Alberto Antinori in Rome. He broadened his figure as an actor, perfecting his studies with: the "Ancient Comedy" with G. Mazzella; Screenplay-Direction workshop in Modern Drama; poetic humor with Eric de Bont; elements of acrobatics with Massimiliano Dezi (teacher of the National Academy of Dance in Rome); contact-improvisation techniques with G. Maiorino; stage on the stage highlighting of "inner actions" Method of etjud at the Festival of Volterra (2000); International stage of Commedia dell'Arte directed by Antonio Fava (technique using masks, study of the jokes, roles and interactions between the comedy masks, canovacci), he specializes in the mask of the Infarinato and the Captain; stage of Theater - dance (composition) with Daniel Lepkov in Orvieto; Renaissance and Baroque Dances held by Claudia Celi (from the National Academy of Dance in Rome); Interactive Scenography Workshop with Didier Gallot Lavallée (Actor - Production Designer of the French Royal de Luxe Company); stage "Mistery and Smaller Pieces" held by the Living Theater in Poznam (Poland); Intensive course of scenic direction and perspective of direction. Since 2002 he teaches at the "Scuola Internazionale di Teatro" today "Accademia Internazionale di Teatro" techniques of physical training, Acrobatics and Martial Arts, direction for the Open-air theater. Since 2002 he has been conducting theatrical workshops in lower middle schools, in Rome ("C. Girolami" and "Momsen") winning in 2004 and 2006 the "Carola Fornacini Award" as best show, organized by the Association "La Macchina Teatrale" ( in collaboration with CIDI of Rome and with ETI). From 2000 to 2008 he was actor in several Theater Companies: "Bent" by M. Sherman directed by E. Trinelli (Teatro India); "La Strage degli Ugonotti" by C. Marlowe directed by P. Schiavo for the theatrical review "Per Antiche Vie" (in collaboration with the Municipality of Rome); Compagnia Internazionale di Teatro in: "Onda d'Urto", "A grotesque tale", "Cafè Dada", "King Lear", "Blues"; Theater Company Godot in: "Il Simposio" (by Plato directed by B. Pontellini Teatro Eliseo), "Giulio Cesare" (by W.Shakespeare directed by B. Pontellini Teatro Piccolo Eliseo, Teatro Sala Umberto), "Trappole" (by Luigi Pirandello directed by B. Pontellini Teatro Eliseo); Company Theater of Memory in: " Notturno Kircheriano: Viaggio fantastico fra gli arcani dei pianeti" (directed by C. Celi and A. Toschi). Since 2005 he has founded and directed together with Lorenzo Pasquali the Compagnia Ondadurto Teatro. Tour in Italy (Rome, Verona, Bologna, Urgnano, Elba Island, Naples, Padua, Caorle, Canale Monterano). Tour in Europe: (Poznam and Tczew - Poland, Linz - Austria, Saint Vincent, South Korea, Barcelona, Luxembourg). He writes and directs the following show “Un certo Signor de Molière" in 2005; "Felliniana" (with L. Pasquali) in 2006 on the occasion of the inauguration of the "First International Rome Film Festival"; "Drom ... a forza di essere vento" (with L. Pasquali) in 2008 with the support of the Vodafone Italia Foundation, the contribution of the Province and the Municipality of Rome and the patronage of the University of Naples; "Orlando Furioso" in 2009; "Pulcinella va alla guerra" in 2010; "Aire" in 2011; "Crash Flight" in 2013; "C’era una volta" in 2015; "Cafè Europa" in 2017.