Course for stage photographers & videomakers

he course allows you to learn all the necessary techniques to the construction and conservation of wigs and hairpieces. The technical-artistic coordination is entrusted to Tiziana Libardo, head of make-up and hairdressers department of the Teatro alla Scala.



Currently there are no other courses in Italy for wig makers that prepare professionals who can manage the process in its entirety. The exclusivity of the course consequently leads to an easier entry into the labor market, where there are no other competitors of equal quality.

One to one

The students are followed by teachers, leading experts in the field, in a one-to-one relationship.


Full-time attendance, concentrated in one week per month, allows reconciliation with other study or work commitments.


The course involves studying full-time for five days a month, so as to allow the reconciliation with other study commitments or working.

Exclusive Materials

At the students' disposal there are materials and products of the highest professional level.

Recap 2020-21

Teaching Staff
- Tiziana Libardo
- Federica Domestici
- Luca Morando
- Andrea Massimo Grassi
- Rita Cannata
- Marta Aiello
- Gianfranco Daniele
- Sergio Tasca
9 months, from November 9, 2020 until July 31, 2021.
Mandatory, 5 days per month, from Monday to Friday, from 9am to 6pm.
For educational purposes, some practical exercises, assistance in rehearsals and shows and the internship can occasionally take place also in evening hours and on holidays. Any absences must be justified and may not in any case exceed 25% of the scheduled hours, under penalty of exclusion from the course, unless a derogation motivated by part of the Academic Board and of the La Scala Academy Direction.
- Accademia Teatro alla Scala – Milan;
- Teatro alla Scala.
Prerequisites for admission
- Legal age;
- mandatory schooling completed.
Preferential requirements
- Work experience in the entertainment industry;
- flexibility and willingness to reconcile one's commitments with respect to course attendance.
To access the course it is necessary to pass a selection test which consists of:
- a written motivational test;
- an individual interview, aimed at verifying the motivations, the    attitudes and expectations of the candidate.
Registration fee of €85, to be paid with a bank transfer or with credit card, and attendance fee to be paid only with a Bank SDD (SEPA Direct Debit) in installments. All the details are described into the official announcement: please, download the pdf brochure by clicking on the button at the bottom of this page.
Scholarships & Loans
You can access a loan at preferential terms called "loan of honor" to pay the fee and pay by a bank. The procedures will be specified in a special call.
How to apply
To apply, please click on the button below between January 20 and September 30, 2020.

The application process runs in two steps:
online, directly from the Accademia website, with credit / debit card or online bank transfer. You will be asked to enter your billing information (of an adult!) and create a username and password to activate a restricted area on the same site.

COMPLETING THE APPLICATION FORM if the payment is successful, you will be guided to the restricted area of ??the Accademia website, where under "Applications (drafts)" you will find the application form to be completed within 72 hours with privacy consent, personal details of the student, contact details and attachments. A digital photo will be requested, as well as your curriculum. In addition, a printer is required to print, sign and attach to the form two documents (Rules of participations, available into the form, and the recap of transmitted data generated at the end of the application).
The system will guide you through the compilation step by step and will send you reminder emails at the end of each step.

The payment of the registration fee only is not a complete application! Remember to complete the application within 72 hours from yur payment, or you will have to provide a second purchase.

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