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Clown for the Actor Workshop

Clown for the Actor Workshop. There are three types of clown, Child clown, Adult clown, and Simple clown. Understanding these roles can help your ensemble further understand the individual skills and strengths hidden within your theatre group. Workshop 1 – 5 pm When – Sunday 16th Dec 2018 1 – …

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‘Love in the Moonlight’ a Film Review by Tony Kishawi

‘Love in the Moonlight’ a Film Review by Tony Kishawi CTTO: https://www.netflix.com/watch/80986898?trackId=200257859 Love in the Moonlight (2016) Hong Ra On disguises herself as a man and counsels men on dating. Due to a love letter she wrote for a client, she meets Crown Prince Hyo Myeong. Ra On is unaware …

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Review: Henry V, commedia-style, finds the funny but loses the tragedy

Review: Henry V, commedia-style, finds the funny but loses the tragedy October 23, 2018, by Tim Treanor It is worth noting that almost all the Shakespeare histories are tragedies, and almost all the kings whose stories he recounts are fools or knaves or both. The one exception (aside from the obsequious Henry VIII, of …

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Make ‘Em Laugh: Common Ground in Comic Characters | Matthew R. Wilson | TEDxUM

Make ‘Em Laugh: Common Ground in Comic Characters | Matthew R. Wilson | TEDxUM Published on Nov 30, 2015 Are some things always funny?  While most jokes rely on cultural context, comic performers throughout history have found common sources of amusement that transcend linguistic or national boundaries. Actor and historian Matthew …

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The World of Commedia dell’Arte

The World of Commedia dell’Arte The world of Commedia masters, servants and lovers. They’re universal types that you see everywhere. We use this diagram to look at the world of Commedia dell’Arte. At the head you’ve got Magnifico. At the feet you’ve got Zanni at the shoulders you’ve got the …

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