Broadway World Adelaide Feature: COVID-19 Responses: Dr. Corinna Di Niro

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Corinna Adelaide interview on SA COVID-19 response

As the first in what I hope will become a series of interviews and articles about what people and companies are doing during the closure of theatres and isolation of individuals, I approached Dr. Corinna Di Niro. Her Doctorate is in Commedia dell’Arte in 21st Century Australia with reference to Antonio Fava’s method, a world first, but she is now expanding her work into other areas.

“The Virtual Actor”: Corinna Di Niro, 2018

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"The virtual actor" Corinna Di Niro. 2018

Is there more to being an audience member than just sitting in the dark? Yes, audiences play an integral role in live theatre, but how can you shift an audience member from “viewer” to “player”, where they could interact with actors on stage by taking on a leading role?