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Workshop: The Art of Story Telling with Mario Pirovano

Drama House River Campus
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

This workshop is conducted by Mario Pirovano. Pirovano provides the following about summary about his workshop: 'I involve the participants in experiementing with their gestures and vocal skills. I show them how to conquer the senic space and how to use their body to support their voice. My intention is to show how one can tell a story without scenes, music, videos, or costumes.'

Noon to 2 p.m. in English
2 to 3 p.m. in Italian

This workshop is free and open to the public. Please register for the workshop by Oct. 5 by contacting Laurie Kiley at
lkiley2@z.rochester.edu or call (585) 275-4251. 

Mario Pirovano will also present the play Francis, the Holy Jester, a play by Dario Fo at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary, Interfaith Chapel. This is the first time the play will be presented to an American audience. All are invited to attend. 

Cosponsored by the Department of Modern languages and Cultures, the MLC Italian Program, the Department of History, the Cluster on Premodern Studies, the J.H. Newman Chair in Roman Catholic Studies, the Drama House, and an anonymous donor.

For information about the Humanities Projects, visit www.rochester.edu/college/humanities/.


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