Actor and teacher for over 35 years. His work is greatly influenced by Keith Johnstone, Larry Arrick and Suzanne Shepard (The Compass Theatre), Andrei Belgrader and Kristin Linklater. He is a Senior Artist-in-Residence at Emerson College.
Professional actor, teaches voice for actors and acting in several schools. He also leads workshops of Linklater method for professionals who need to improve their public speaking. In his classes he aims to enforce the unicity of the human being acting on stage. He is director for the Stromboli Project since 2016.
Program Head of Acting and Associate Professor, Voice and Speech - Boston University. Linklater Master Teacher. Actress in several theatre productions. Current research on fresh approaches to acting and new theatre strategies.
Studied Voice and Speech at the State University of Music and Performing Arts in Stuttgart, Germany and is a Designated Linklater Teacher since 2010. He has been teaching Voice and Speech at the Zurich University of Arts, Department of Performing Arts since 2001.
Stromboli (Italy) June 15th - July 1st
The Linklater Method for Voice and Language with:
Oliver Mannel - Zürcher Hochschule der Künste
Leonardo Gambardella - Linklater Italia
Paula Langton - Boston University
And Impro work for actors with:
Ken Cheeseman - Emerson College, Boston
Workshop designed for professional actors, students of acting and any person curious to explore connection with voice, body, language and performance.
- 90 hours of Linklater Voice work and text exploration with an international group of students.
- Final performance presented at Stromboli Unplugged Theatre Festival
- Participants can be involved in some of the performances presented at the Eco Logical Theater Fest in Stromboli.
- Classes will be held primarily in English, with Italian translation.
COST: 2,000 euros
Included accomodation in double room and dinners.
NOT included: travels, lunches and dinners in the 2 days off.
Single rooms available for an additional 25 euros fee per night.