Clown Academy Course

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Adelaide

Hutt St

Adelaide, SA

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Sundays in Spring: 13th October and 10th November

Time: 10.00 am to 4.00 pm

Who can participate?
Everyone, no matter your age or profession, with or without experience.
Social/Health - to integrate the art of clowning as a medium of intervention and healing through fun and laughter.

Artists - to broaden their range as professionals. Guidance is provided for the creation and staging of acts.

Personal Growth - to experience the wonderful world of clowning & welcome their playful self. Increase your sensitivity, intuition, body- & mind-fulness.

Please register with David at davidcronin3@bigpond.com or message on 0415 676709 to receive the venue address. Book at Eventbrite: https://clownacademyworkshops.eventbrite.com.au/

Cost: $65 / $50 Early Bird/Concession

Early Bird by October 3rd

No prior experience or physical ability is required. Each Clown Academy Session has a different theme, focusing on a particular aspect of personal development . Sessions may be attended separately. Each contains 3 elements:

1. Physical Movement: Mime – Slapstick – Movement – Dance.

2. Improvisation: The role of Status - Short and long form improvisation;
Developing your unique character; Regional styles of clowning;
theories of laughter; range of humour styles.

3. Technical Work: Circus Skills – Mask Work – Making fun music; Miscellaneous: manipulation of everyday objects, puppets; Creating Routines - the process, structure and content of solo, partner and group performances.

It is suggested that you wear loose comfortable clothing as the sessions are interactive.

Book at Eventbrite: https://clownacademyworkshops.eventbrite.com.au/

OUTCOMES: Access and Celebrate your inner Clown. Experience the spirit of clowning. Appreciate the power of joy. Welcome your playful self. Develop your intuition, as well as your mental, emotional and physical abilities. Hone your Humour Quotient. Fuel your fun factor and play power to lift your laughter to a healthy level.

BIO: David's background is in physical theatre and teaching workshops, he lived in various European and Asian countries before settling in Adelaide. For over 20 years he is the principal clown trainer and coordinator for the Christmas Pageant. David is the trainer and state coordinator of Laughter Yoga Clubs SA.
He trained in mime, acrobatic and circus skills with Boris Svidensky from the Moscow Circus in Drama School in Israel, then continued with Cornelia Vladimir Rodzianko in their Berlin theatre ensemble ‘Stimme und Bewegung.’ David studied mask, mime and Clown at the International Theatre School in Rome with Emanuel Gallot-Levalee. David went on to work freelance and started teaching theatre in Europe. Further training with polish theatre group ‘Gardienize’ [Grotowski training] and other artists & directors, including Yoshi Oida.
Across his colourful and varied career David has: had a long lasting career as a solo, duo and group clown and entertainer, and a sixteen year career as a Clown Doctor in Adelaide.
He currently: teaches and coordinates Laughter Yoga Adelaide is a corporate speaker for humour and health in the work place/school; directs and produces children's theatre and performs in libraries, schools and festivals[ is a singer and songwriter.
David is a member of International bodies including the Association for Applied Therapeutic Humour, the Professional Speakers Associated and the Association for Applied Improvisation.

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Adelaide, SA

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