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Movement Theater Studio Classes DISCOUNT Feb 23-July 20
Posted January 12, 2018
Lecoq technique for the American Actor

Lecoq 101
Richard Crawford
February 23–25
An opportunity for physically curious actors to explore the core principles of Jacques Lecoq's pedagogy for the first time. The workshop will cover the neutral mask, le jeu, gestural languages, ensemble-created theater, Lecoq's 20 Movements, and more.

Clown 1
Virginia Scott
March 10 & 11
it's your big chance to seek the source of your comic nature, connect to your playful spirit and discover your clown! Virginia Scott is a certified Chris Bayes teacher.

Character Mask
Richard Crawford
March 16–18
A dynamic and playful weekend workshop exploring the fundamentals of mask play and the creation of mask theater, using full-faced larval and expressive masks.

Discount on winter workshops available through January 12.

Director's Track
Richard Crawford
The Ensemble Director: Creating Original Theater
March 30–April 1
This workshop addresses the role of director within an ensemble setting and looks at the tools of devising where the traditional boundaries between actor/director and director/writer are blurred giving rise to a joint vision.

Contemporary Puppetry in Practice
Tom Lee
April 27–29
A unique three-day course, with War Horse puppeteer Tom Lee, in contemporary puppet manipulation, based on the principles of traditional Japanese Bunraku.

* Discount on spring workshops available through February 2.

Summer Physical Theater Institute
in association with Brooklyn College
June 18–July 13 (no classes Wednesday July 4)
The first comprehensive Lecoq-based training program in New York. Focusing on the actor as creator, the 2018 Summer Physical Theater Intensive at MTS is based on key elements of the Lecoq pedagogy, including le jeu, clown, neutral mask, and Lecoq's 20 Movements in approaching the creation of original and physically told narratives. Faculty include master teacher Norman Taylor (who taught alongside Lecoq for twenty years), Richard Crawford (actor, War Horse), Adrienne Kapstein (movement associate, War Horse) and Virginia Scott (designated Chris Bayes teacher).

Director's Track
Richard Crawford
The Ensemble Director: Creating Original Theater
June 18–22, 5–9pm

New: Character Mask
Richard Crawford
June 25–29, 5–9pm

Lecoq 101
Richard Crawford
July 2–6, 5–9pm (no class July 4)

Lecoq Master Class
Norman Taylor
July 2–6, 5–9pm (no class July 4)

Clown 1
Virginia Scott
July 9–13, 5–9pm

Clown 2
Virginia Scott
July 16–20, 5–9pm

* Discount on summer workshops available through March 2.
Apply here
(336) 300-6076
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Note from the CircusNYC Editors: Posted as received.