Create your own Clown Persona
Clown Online Program
Embark on a captivating exploration of clowning from the perspective of Jacques Lecoq's pedagogy, with an emphasis on physicality, object work, and the creation of your unique clown persona.
This program will awaken your body's playful potential and guide you in crafting a clownesque character inspired by everyday phenomena.
WHEN YOU JOIN A CREATE YOUR OWN CLOWN PROGRAM YOU WILL:
- Begin your journey with an in-depth exploration of Jacques Lecoq's influential pedagogy. Understand how his principles of physical theatre and clowning can transform your approach to performance.
- Dive into the world of the red nose and petit mask as powerful tools for clown expression. Explore how these elements can serve as both a mask and a conduit for your creative expression
- Discover the art of physical dramatic tensions and how they can be harnessed to endow your clown character with depth and complexity. Learn how to convey emotions through your body.
- Explore the unique bond between your unique clown and their audience. Understand the joy of sharing laughter and creating moments of connection with spectators.
- Delve into the world of everyday phenomena, including materials, objects, and animals, as sources of inspiration for your clown body. Learn to transform the ordinary into the extraordinary through physical play.
- Connect with the elements of nature and integrate them into your clown persona. Explore how earth, water, air, and fire can influence your physical presence and comedic storytelling.
Actors, clowns, improvisers, stand ups, drama teachers, theatre-makers, all levels of experience welcome.
This program is extremely flexible as it is available online via video conferencing. Wherever you are!
DATES TO CHOOSE FROM:
To be arranged at mutual convenience.
- 2 hours, weekly over one term, that's 10 weeks! including instruction, guidance and time to create your unique clown persona.
HOW TO BOOK:
So easy, simply click on the button and away you go! You will receive a follow up email to arrange start dates and times.