Tue, 16 Aug|
Club for Acts and Actors
Devising Physical Theatre
An introduction to devising and physical theatre teachers, actors and theatre professionals working with children and young people
Time & Location
16 Aug 2022, 10:30 – 16:30
Club for Acts and Actors, 20 Bedford St, London WC2E 9HP, UK
About the Event
This workshop is designed for Drama teachers, directors, actors and other Drama and Theatre professionals, to provide a basic understanding of various devising and physical theatre techniques, including:
- Image theatre for younger and inexperienced children and young people, to explore storytelling, create characters, and explore emotions.
- Creating movement, self-expression, choreography and connections in response to stimuli
- Exploring physicality, collaborative movement, interraction, and discovering stories and relationships within
- Developing performance
The session will teach a broad range of tried and tested techniques, inpirired by the work of practitioners including Artaud, Grotowski, Frantic Assembly, Complicite, Jacques Lecoq, and more. Techniques will provide a strong foundation on which students can devise performence, discover stories, listen and work collaboratively.