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The mask and the actor

Tweet The mask demands energy and size. It is all about filling the mask with life. Since the mask is stylized and extends parts of the face or is larger than life, it demands another form of dynamism than the … Read the rest of this entry






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Mask technique in Commedia dell’Arte in Commedia dell’Arte (Part 2)

Tweet A dialog works as follows: the first mask to speak first turns to the mask he speaks to, in order to show him and the audience who he is talking to. The he turns his mask to the audience … Read the rest of this entry






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Mask technique in Commedia dell’Arte in Commedia dell’Arte (Part 1)

Tweet First of all we must establish that the mask technique is used by every mask in Commedia dell’Arte, consequently also the masks that don’t actually have a mask in their face. That is so all masks are playing in … Read the rest of this entry






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