Devising and Creating Clown
September 8 – 9, 2018
His workshop tomorrow as posted on the NY Clown Theater Festival website.
London Clown School teacher Jon Davison teaches a 2-day workshop, culminating in a performance Sunday night at 6pm!
Saturday, September 8 from 9am to 3pm
AT CPR – Center for Performance Research, 361 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Sunday, September 9 from 9am to 3pm, followed by presentation of work at 6pm at The Brick
AT THE BRICK, 579 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
For more information/sign up for class here.
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JON DAVISON has been a clown performer, teacher, director and writer for the last 30 years. He taught clown, improvisation and acting at the Institut del Teatre de Barcelona from 1996-2006, when he became a co-founder of the Escola de Clown de Barcelona.
From 2007-2010 he was an AHRC-funded Creative Fellow investigating contemporary clown/actor training at Central School of Speech and Drama, where he obtained his PhD in Clown Performance Practice and is now Visiting Lecturer.
He has performed at festivals, theatres, tents, streets and bars throughout Europe, and is currently artistic director of the clown/circus/pantomime company Stupididity.
He has published two books, Clown: Readings in Theatre Practice (2013) and Clown Training – a practical guide (2015), both with Palgrave Macmillan. He runs the London Clown School, the only provider of regular clown workshops in the UK currently.
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