Demis Quadri

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Title Dr.
Family name Quadri
First name(s) Demis
Date of birth 02-10-1978
Nationality Swiss
Academic degree Double doctorate in Italian Language and Literature and   Theatre Studies at the Universities of Fribourg and Bern
Current position Lecturer Researcher, Head of Advanced Studies
Institution Accademia Teatro Dimitri (SUPSI)
Mailing address Stradòn 28, CH-6653 Verscio
Phone number T + 41 (0)91 796 24 49
Email address demis.quadri@supsi.ch

A member of the Cultural Commission of the Elisarion Centre, he visited the Swiss Institute of Rome during the academic year 2006/07. He has collaborated on a research project on Commedia dell’Arte with the Bern Institute of Theatre. In 2011 he obtained a double doctorate in Italian Language and Literature and Theatre Studies at the Universities of Fribourg and Bern. Professor of theory at STD since 2009. Specializing in physical theatre. In the sphere of music (and therefore of sound), in 2010 he collaborated on some block courses with the Haute École de Musique in Geneva.

Selected Publications

Quadri D. (in press) “Migrazioni di Anfitrione”.

Quadri D. (in press) “Zwischen Stöcken und Säcken. Analogien zwischen der Commedia dell’Arte und den Entrées clownesques”.

Quadri D. (2014) “Le théâtre en mouvement. La recherche sur le physical theatre passe par la Suisse italienne”, in Alain Clavien, Claude Hauser, François Vallotton (ed.), Théâtre et scènes politiques, Lausanne, Antipodes, pp. 201-210.

Quadri D. (2014) Scenari più scelti d’istrioni. Italienisch-Deutsche Edition der einhundert Commedia all’improvviso – Szenarien aus der Sammlung Corsiniana, in collaborazione con Stefan Hulfeld (curatore), Sebastian Hauck e Stefano Mengarelli, Göttingen, Vienna University Press bei V&R unipress, 2014, 2 voll. Edizione vincitrice del premio del Rettorato dell’Università di Vienna in occasione del 14. Philologisch-Kulturwissenschaftlicher Fakultätsvortrag.

Quadri D. (2008) L’âne et le lion / L’asino e il leone, ispirato al Candelaio di Giordano Bruno, in collaborazione con Dr. Shlomo, Piergiorgio Odifreddi, Nicolas Wagnières, Niels Wehrspann, Donatella Bernardi e Andrea Lapzeson, Genève, Société des arts.