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Introduction to Physical Theatre Online Workshop

Introduction to Physical Theatre
16 Sep 2021
Discover a range of physical acting techniques in this inspiring online class
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This online workshop with Babel Theatre’s Artistic Director Daniel Fernandez will introduce you to a range of physical acting techniques that empower your communication skills and physical presence in a creative but structured way.

During the 2-hour workshop you will explore:

- Physical PRESENCE
- SPACE and body awareness
- ENERGY and TENSION in front of an audience
- QUALITY of the movement

Daniel Fernandez is an award winning actor and artistic director of Babel Theatre, a theatre company that focuses on using diversity as a creative tool. With more than 20 years' experience on the stage, he has developed his own style, characterised by a strong physicality, improvisation and comedy skills. Over the years, Daniel has collected many acting techniques, from Le Coq to Michael Chekhov. He is passionate about using the performing arts for social change, and he has extensively explored theatre techniques such as devising theatre, theatre of the oppressed and playback theatre. 

Written by

The Auckland Performing Arts Centre

3 Sep 2021

TAPAC is a vibrant performing arts hub offering high-quality creative arts education and facilities to Auckland’s diverse creative communities.