Dean Evans

teaching artist

Physical Comedy and Clowning On Camera

Clown On Camera - Online
SUNDAYS, MAY 9 - June 13 2021, 12PM - 2PM PST

This 6 week class will develop your skills as a physical performer while familiarizing you with visual comedy for film, television, and internet media. Using excersizes in Clown, Mime and slapstick we'll develop our presence on screen and work as an ensemble to cultivate a sense of play and ease in our process. We also deconstruct physical comedy on screen, explore structure, a create weekly films to screen in a safe environment for feedback and discussion.

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Requirements: A device with Zoom, camera, and mic. A minimum of 6' by 6' space to move within.


Mime Online has seen over 150 students from all over the world. Join us for this special online Mime class. This class is for all levels including beginers to advanced. We'll go over the basics in the poetic art of Mime including isolations, movement, and composition. This class in also paired with a wine. Be prepared to move. This class is offered on a sliding scale basis from $1 to $40. Venmo @deanoevans

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Sliding Scale $1- $40

Intro to Mime for Online Creators
November 1st -December 6th Sundays 12pm - 2pm pst

Expand your range of movement and learn to embody your expression with exacting precision. Mime is essential for the modern theater creator’s toolbox, and in this fundamentals class you’ll learn the techniques of Marcel Marceau, Etienne Decroux, Stefan Niedzialkovski, and the unique style evolved at The School For Mime Theater. Using it’s unique writing structures, attention to line and design, and visual approach, we’ll elevate the art of mime to encompass not just the theatrical stage, but also virtual performance.
Through a disciplined and playful approach that includes floor and barre work, and performance exercises, you’ll develop mime techniques and strengthen the skills to create and perform vital new works of theater and artful digital content.


TBD THURSDAYS 7:00-10:00pm

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