Discover the Silent Comic in You
The focus of this course is purely on the body and commitment to impulse, physical action, reaction and constructing non-verbal routines, set pieces and entire scenes in solos, pairs and groups. Participants will develop the ability to create and perform comic routines and to to take physical risks safely and cultivate new means of self-expression.
About the instructor: Andy Massingham is an actor, teacher, director and playwright with thirty years of experience. He has performed on stages across Canada including Stratford, Tarragon, Y.P.T., Soulpepper, N.A.C., Banff Centre and many others. His Dora-award winning wordless play Rough House toured toured nationally. He has taught at the Humber School of Comedy, the Stratford Festival, Ottawa Theatre School, St. Lawrence College and is in high demand as a movement/physical comedy consultant on a variety of projects.
Open to all students