Commedia dell'arte is a type of theatre that began in Italy in the 16th century, where troupes of players toured the country and played on temporary or improvised stages while wearing masks.

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Carnival of Venice - Commedia dell'Arte
Brief history and details of Harlequin, Pantalone, Pulcinella, and Dottore.
Commedia dell'arte
Theatrehistory.com's overview of the Italian improvised drama and its stock characters.
Dell'Arte International School
A full-time, professional training program specializing in Physical Theatre.
Judith Chaffee's Commedia Website
Resources, bibliography, links, and live discussion.
Obscure Stages
An annotated bibliography of commedia dell'arte and other classic theater genres, including British music hall and pantomime, vaudeville, and burlesque.
Ophaboom
London-based internationally touring theatre company that has a background in commedia dell'arte.
Roving Classical Commedia University
An integrated Commedia program of masks, music, physical comedy, dance, acrobatics, rhythm, stage fighting, slapstick, history, juggling, lazzi, improvisation, and scenarii.
Yahoo! Groups Commedia dell'Arte
Billboard, chat, pictures and links.
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