Participation in the opera “Aida”

Opera Domani is a project for the opera productions, introduced by educational paths. With our school we attended the performance of the opera  "Aida -Love is Courage"  at the Auditorium of Trento. The classes involved, in collaboration with the music teachers, have painted some flags to wave during the triumphal march. For the realization of the flags we used the cardboard stencil and acrylic … [Read more...]

Stage designs for a Cinderella

The last work carried with the children of Cherry Garden Primary School in Bristol has been the realization of the scenery for the play of a modern Cinderella in love with a rock star. The two scenes had to represent a country road and the kitchen of Cinderella and were painted by the kids 11 years old with acrylics on fabric. Here we can see the phases of design, with the grid of the image, … [Read more...]

National Competition of Theatre : “the Italy of the fairy tales”

The show "The Love for Three pomegranates" that we made last May has received a special mention for the Theatre at the National Competition "Italy of fairy tales. Traveling with the Italian Fairy tales by Italo Calvino". Here's a little" backstage "of the work conducted in making the scenery and costumes, with original music by the Choir of the school. Well done guys! … [Read more...]

Theatre: “The Love for Three pomegranates”

Only a few images that speak for themselves: here's what you can do when the kids have to do with the professionalism, the highest and tiring, the one that really make us grow up and prepares us to live in the world. Thanks to Jacopo Laurino and Elena Galvagni, who made us learn this. … [Read more...]

Theatre: the brochure of the show

Here is the brochure for the show "The Love for Three pomegranates" The chosen design is to Christoph Thun which is very expressive for his personal mark, which has the unique footprint of '"handmade". Christoph Bravo! … [Read more...]

New costumes and scenery for the play

The work for the show "The Love for Three Pomegranates" is progressing in all the laboratories and classrooms; once again is a collective enterprise, and it is involving the whole school. Our contribution is to paint the costumes creating unique and original pieces, and decorate the sets that this time are not made by classical painted panels but ... the best thing is to come and see the show! We … [Read more...]

Theatre: Truffaldino, an unusual Harlequin

During the workshops we are creating the costumes and masks for the play of the year. In designing the costume for a Harlequin we thought to inspire the decoration of the fabric to Kandinsky's works. The abstract works of art of Kandinsy are perfect to make the idea of happiness, of movement, of joyful madness and clumsy that characterizes this character. Some students of Year 9 have decorated … [Read more...]

The story of a girl named Anne Frank : The show

Here is the stage before the show and below are some scenes from the evening of January 27, 2011 ... Here's how an idea is born and grows, from the first sparkle that generates the actual construction. We definitely learned that in the theater always wins teamwork, exchange of ideas, the comparison of opinions, as well as the acting, the music, the lights and set design are part of a wonderful … [Read more...]

The story of a girl named Anne Frank: the set

"I wish, I wish it all," this is the title of the play conceived and directed by Elena Galvani and James Laurino with middle school students by Taio on the occasion of Holocaust Memorial Day. The show will be staged Wednesday, January 26 Thursday, January 27, 2011 and replicated at the Theatre of the Elementary Schools of Taio, at 20:30. This was an opportunity for students to realize the … [Read more...]