“Noses, Mustaches, and Lazzi”
A Lecture/Demonstration presented by Antonio Fava, international master of Commedia dell’Arte
ANTONIO FAVA is an actor, author, theatre director, Maestro of Commedia dell’Arte and of Comedy. He directs the Scuola Internazionale dell’Attore Comico – SIAC (International School of the Comic Actor) in Reggio Emilia, Italy. He designs and makes leather masks for use in his School and performances.
He teaches Commedia dell’Arte in schools, universities and drama academies throughout the world.
His masks are on show in important museums and cultural institutions. He is an international director. He is also author of the book entitled La Maschera Comica nella Commedia dell’Arte, published by Andromeda, English version, The Comic Mask in the Commedia dell’Arte, published by Northwestern University Press.