Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Costume and Textiles
Commedia dell' Arte
A brief overview of the characteristics of each of the major Commedia character's costumes and sources of commercially-made patterns to produce a period look. A reading list for additional information will provide more resources for the more ambitious customer to produce a more accurate product. The time period and area covered is the later half of the 1500's in Italian city states around Venice, Florence, and the rest of Tuscany where Commedia dell' Arte was born and flourished.