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Workshop | Physical Comedy
October 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am| $10
What do Steve Martin, Jerry Lewis, Jim Carey and Rowan Atkinson all have in common?
They are all physical comedians, they use their body and facial expressions to create laughter.
Join award winning, master physical comedian Daniel Oldaker in a short comprehensive workshop where you’ll get the chance to add this great theatrical tool to your toolbox not only for theatre, film and TV but a relevant and beneficial life skill as well. Building confidence not only in your personal life but also creating enhanced body awareness.
Daniel Oldaker has been touring the world presenting solo, duo and group physical comedy shows for the past 20 years. He has trained with world class practitioners including Sascha Baron Cohens mentor Philippe Gaulier in both London & Paris and has also trained with:
- John Bolton (Melbourne)
- Angela De Castro (Brisbane)
- Tom Greder (Sydney)
- Gardi Hutter (Geneva, Switzerland)
- Avner the Eccentric (South Paris, U.S.A)
- Clare Bartholemew (Golconda, Tasmania)
Whether you are an experienced performer or have no real performance abilities this workshop is perfect and will include learning Improvisation, working on character development, creating new material, using music and movement & basic slapstick techniques
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn physical comedy from one of the masters in the industry!
Workshops are designed to be fun for both the professional performer and the newcomer interested in learning about this artform.