Filter by
The Actors Pulse

Movement classes

Where
103 Regent St
Redfern NSW 2016
Australia
The Actors Pulse
When

Tuesdays, 5pm to 3pm Tuesday 7 February to Tuesday 28 March

Cost

Adult: $705 - 1 class/wk; term runs for 8 weeks

In 2023, our Movement Classes are specialising in 'Physical Storytelling'.

Throughout the course students will be doing warm up exercises, games and improvisations. They will be creating etudes, characters and scenes and presenting them to the class. All work is practical and involves a lot of creativity and imagination. Course is designed to help students learn what their bodies are capable of, loosen up and use their physicality as a tool in their acting and character creation.

Students will look at:

  • Mime - develop the ability to create a physical illusion and operate in illusionary world through movment of the body. Students explire the principles of gesture and pshucal action to gain a deeper undertsading of its application in practical theatre and screen work.

  • Masks - Neutral masks & character masks. Students explore & understand how expressive masks structure and simplify the playing style by delegating to the body the job of expressing their essential attitudes and character.

  • Clown - looking at the red nose (the smallest mask in the world), Theatrical Clown work – Red Clown/White Clown. Students will examine and discuss Commedia Del Arte (no physical work is scheduled on Commedia), concept of “from oneself” “against oneself”, use of color, movement, costume, sound in creation of a character.

  • Character - creating characters, consolidating new storytelling skills and applying to to scenes & monologues. Exploring the concept of Psychophysical State of the Body.

Classes run once a week for 8 weeks on Tuesday evenings.

Accessibility

Advertisement

More events in Theatre, dance & film

CommUnity

CommUnity

Let's get together for mental health
16 Nov 2022
DIY aromatherapy candle and wax melts

DIY aromatherapy candle and wax melts

Learn how to make DIY candles and wax melts with beautiful essential oils at this online class
Today 10pm to 10.45pm
Westpac OpenAir

Westpac OpenAir

The perfect marriage of art and nature - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Today 6pm to 11pm
Ballet classes: Ages 5-7 years

Ballet classes: Ages 5-7 years

Your child will learn the fundamentals of ballet technique in a fun, relaxed atmosphere where learning best takes place
Today 3.30pm to 4.15pm
Resourceful recycling: Where does it go?

Resourceful recycling: Where does it go?

From your bin to the supermarket shelf, find out what happens to items you recycle and what resources they can become
Today 5.30pm to 6pm