Student Services


The Accademia has a multilingua library which includes: reference books, works of dramatic literature, a section dedicated to audio and visual learning, and a variety of magazines. The librarian is available to provide advice and guide students to find library materials. Students can also take advantage of the special computer stations to search on the library’s catalogue online.

The library service is open on the following days and time: Wednesday from 8.30 to 16:00

                                                                                              Thursday from 12.30 to 16.00

                                                                                              Friday from 12.30 to 13.30.

For information, contact the service manager, Mrs. Silviana Vogt,


Italian courses

The Accademia organizes Italian courses for foreign students. The level needed to begin the school is A2 / B1.


Research assistance for scholarships

For those who need assistance in finding and filling out an application for a scholarship, the Accademia provides an expert in the field, who is able to evaluate the documents prepared by the students with a critical eye, and to give advice on how to write their own curriculum vitae.

The responsible person for the assistance for scholarships is Marlies Baertschi, who is available on Thursdays from 10 am to 5 pm, only by appointment.


Theater tickets 

Students from the Accademia Teatro Dimitri benefit an enormous price reduction on tickets for all shows at the Teatro Dimitri (only 5 EUR/CHF a ticket). In addition, students are entitled to get free tickets for performances at the Teatro di Locarno, only by reservation at the Secretariat (Francesca Marcacci).

Also, on a regular basis throughout the year, the Accademia organizes theater evenings or events of particular interest in other cities.


Students, collaborators and teachers of the Academy can take advantage of the sports offer that includes various disciplines (including fitness, dance, winter and water sports, climbing, hiking, etc.) and the possibility to subscribe to fitness centers benefiting from reduced prices.

A rich year-round programme is offered and can be consulted on the website . For more information write to 


Clown, comedy

Compagnia Due


Compagnia Baccalà

Clown, Cabaret, Circo

Les Diptik