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Fergus Aitken: Physical Theatre & Mime Workshop: Tauranga: 10 August 2019

Fergus Aitken Tauranga Workshop
Physical Theatre & Mime workshop Tauranga
10 Aug 2019
1pm to 4pm, Saturday 10 August
A journey of self discovery through physical awareness, playfulness and presence
Event type: 
Dance, Theatre, Workshop/Seminar
Full Price $55 / Earlybird discount $40 available
Dance Education Centre
228a Levers Road, Matua, Tauranga, New Zealand 3110
National, Bay of Plenty


A 3-hour intensive physical theatre and mime class for performing artists and any people wishing to develop their physical skills and awareness.

Students are taken on a journey of play and exploration, developing spontaneity, freedom, playfulness and presence plus mime techniques, via games and improvisation.

- movement analysis
- illusionary mime
- physical comedy
- slow motion
- states of tension
- isolations and robotics

For ages 16 plus.

Spaces are limited.

Full price: $55 per person.
Earlybird discount: $40 - available until Friday 12 July 2019.

Interested participants please book via info@fergusaitken.co.nz -
tel. 021 386 487.

Workshop leader Fergus Aitken has over three decades experience in over a dozen countries world-wide. An international award-winning entertainer, he has performed in Russia, England, Ireland, Scotland, Netherlands, Fiji and Australia.

Recent masterclasses have included Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington, Riverside, Nelson, Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin.

Fergus trained in mime, physical theatre, circus and clown, in the UK and in NZ. His teachers include Robert Bennett, Desmond Jones, John Wright, Simon McBurney, Les Bubb, John Bolton, Deb Pope, Giovanni Fusetti, Thomas Monckton, Fraser Hooper and Ira Seidenstein.


There are two free places available.
To apply for a scholarship place, please submit a 1 page letter - detailing why you feel you should be offered a free place. The deadline for scholarship applications is the same as the Earlybird discount deadline: Friday 12 July 2019.

For more details on the scholarship places, please contact info@fergusaitken.co.nz