Theatre Friends and Colleagues,
Below is an update on the status of our nearest Class opportunity.
Registration for the Double-Edge Class ends in just a short week, so
sign up NOW!!
Thank you for your interest,
"Clown Dojo" PMEar to the Ground announces the
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We have decided to combine the Level 1 and Level 2 Classes for Alissa
Mortenson's Double Edge Inspired Training in order to enhance the
training you will receive and also to allow people who are interested
in taking the class more time to sign up! Registration for this class
ends in just a short week, so now is your chance.
The prices listed below reflect the cost if you sign up ahead of time
thru BPT. Walk-up prices are $2 more per class session per person. So
sign up in advance!!
CLASSES WILL CANCEL IF WE DON'T HAVE MINIMUM ENROLLMENT ONE WEEK PRIOR
TO EACH START DATE - SO JUMP ON IT NOW!Double-Edge Inspired Training
Double Edge Theatre in Massachusetts has developed a unique,
ferocious, sweat-intensive training/improvisation/material channeling
method for creating their original, world-acclaimed theatre. The work
that they do has been describe as "transcendent" and also compared to
a "controlled hurricane." This class will function as a lab in which
we will explore some of the technique that the instructor learned
there through her two summers in residency with the company.
Taught by Alissa Mortenson. 2 night series - March 30 and April 3. $36
Regular, $29 TPS, $60 for two students when you sign up with a friend.
Alissa Mortenson is a founder and artistic director of Nebunele
Theatre, a 5-year-old, award-winning, collaborative ensemble physical
theatre company in Seattle. She is currently a performer with
Stimulate Dance, and has also performed locally with Annex Theatre,
Theater Schmeater, and Ear to the Ground, among other companies; she
has toured nationally and internationally with the International
Theatre Collective and Traveling Lantern Theatre. She worked with
Double Edge Theatre for two summers and collaborated with them in
their most recent sold-out summer spectacle, The Arabian Nights.
Alissa has taught acting, mask, and clown to students at Coyote
Central, the Northwest Chinese School, Youth Theatre Northwest, Second
Story Repertory, and Soundview School. She received her Professional
Performers' certification from the Dell'Arte International School of
Physical Theatre and her BA in drama from the University of
More dates to be announced soon!
We have classes coming from Keira McDonald (LeCoq pedagogy), Paul
Budraitis (Biomechanics), and Jack Stocklynn (acrobatics). Stay tuned
Clown Dojo Production Manager: David Roby
Ear to the Ground Artistic Director: Valerie Moseley
Ear to the Ground is expanding and we want you! We're looking for
company members, board members, and volunteers.
Give us a shout at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 206-390-7207 to
let us know of your interest.
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