Monthly Archives // September 2012

The Clown Un_Mask – Thom Monckton – New Zealand

[Translate] Thom’s Monckton performed his one-man show “Moving Stationery” at the 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival. What an amazing performance! Thom Monckton performing his character ‘Sigmund’ in his one man show “Moving Stationery”. Thom’s physical comedy routines were brilliant. He Read the full article…

Double Bill – Dante: Magicial Man in Plaid & Members of Our Limbs – 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival

[Translate] Creator/writer: Sean Dawson Performers: Sean Dawson, Tanya Solomon Director: Sean Dawson Musician: Tanya Solomon New Orleans, LA Follow the Magical Mysterious Man in Plaid down the rabbit hole as he ponders the benefits of a low cholesterol diet. Then Read the full article…

Clown Cabaret 9/20 – hosted by Jack and Diane – 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival

[Translate] (From the 2012 NY Clown Theatre Brochure) JACK & DIANE present a cabaret of a very personal and intimate fashion. Their parents taught them that entertainment is a precious gift; and if it hurts, people will love it! Jack Read the full article…

“Handshake Uppercut” – Jay Dunn & John Leo – 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival

[Translate] Handshake Uppercut Jay Dunn and John Leo – From Brooklyn, NY (Notes from NY Clown Theatre Brochure) Two gentleman brawlers drag each other through eternity with only each other’s courtesy and cruelty to keep them alive. A hysterical, brawling Read the full article…

“Perhaps, Perhaps…” Gabriel Munoz – Mexico City – 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival

[Translate] “Perhaps, Perhaps…Quizas” (Description from the NY Clown Theatre Festival Brochure) If at first you don’t succeed, try again … and again … and again. Perhaps, Perhaps … Quizás is a clown piece playing with the idea of loneliness, and Read the full article…

“Don’t run, RUSH!” – Mona Ray – Finland – 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival

[Translate] Don’t run, RUSH! Directed by Lilli Sukula-Lindblom (Description from NY Clown Theatre Festival Brochure) This absurdly fascinating comedy comes straight from Finland, known for its wintery darkness and summery light, where people neither talk, kiss, nor laugh out loud. Read the full article…

“The Ridiculous Romantic” A Silent Film Experiment WINS Coney Island Film Festival Award!

[Translate] Directed by Jim R Moore Thanks to all the made this film possible. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ It will be screened on Sept 28th at The New York Clown Theatre Festival 10pm Cabaret Continue reading…

Audrey Crabtree – “One of Us! A Bouffon Emersion” workshop – 2012 NY Clown Theatre Festival

[Translate] The workshop description read: “Spend two days embedded in the world of the bouffon! Learn to translate your observations and frustration with society, systems, and stereotypes into playful dynamic theater work. Through pre-table work and physical play you will Read the full article…

The Clown Un_Mask – Mona Ray – Clown – Finland

[Translate] Mona Ray performing in her one-woman show “Don’t Run, RUSH!” at the 2012 New York Clown Theatre Festival. Mona Ray performing one of her many characters  in her one-woman show “Don’t run, RUSH!” at The Brick Theater. Mona Ray Read the full article…

The Clown Un_Mask – Lilli Sukula-Lindblom – Performer/Director – Finland

[Translate] Lilli Sukula-Lindblom performed in the “Short and Fatty’s Half Century Extravaganza” on Sept 10, 2010 as part of the 2010 NY Clown Theatre Festival. Her piece was titled LILLI’s HAIR AND BEAUTY PARLOUR Lilli Sukula-Lindblom (r) performs with audience Read the full article…