Theatrical clown teaches us many things about ourselves as performers: how to begin from a place of simple yet energized presence, how to sustain the pleasure of playing in the moment, how to mine the power of doing one thing at a time, and above all, clown helps us accept our own unique ridiculousness, which in turn may transform our habits of restriction into skills of open expression.
The study of theatrical clown teaches us many things about ourselves as performers:
What to expect:
In addition to clown, the class includes a warm-up based in the Alexander Technique. The Alexander Technique concepts of: recognition of habit, positive inhibition, and means whereby (in contrast to end-gaining) will support the exploration of the theatrical clown.
Please wear comfortable clothing – the class includes both physical activity as well as observation of each other’s work – consequently students may want to wear more than one layer of clothing.
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|Start Date||Time||Teacher||# Sessions||Price|
||6:30pm - 9:00pm||Jean Taylor||5||$345|
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
|Tue, Jan 07||6:30pm - 9:00pm||Jean Taylor|
|Wed, Jan 08||6:30pm - 9:00pm||Jean Taylor|
|Thu, Jan 09||6:30pm - 9:00pm||Jean Taylor|
|Fri, Jan 10||6:30pm - 9:00pm||Jean Taylor|
Founded in 1986, The Barrow Group is an award winning non-profit Off-Broadway theatre company, acting studio/school & arts center located in the heart of New York City.
The Barrow Group Acting School/Studio offers courses in acting and directing.
These NYC acting classes include: scene study...
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