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TOWARDS PERFORMANCE – Two performance weekends – Emerson College, UK

TOWARDS PERFORMANCE – Two performance weekends – Emerson College, UK
Friday March 31, 2023 - Sunday June 18, 2023
Starts 19:30 on first day - Finishes 13:30 on last day

with Vivian Gladwell
Emerson College, Forest Row, UK
2 Weekends
March – June 2023

  • 31 March – 2 April 2023
  • 16 – 18 June 2023

This advanced course of 2 weekends offers an ideal opportunity to practice improvising in front of a real audience. Each weekend will include an evening performance open to the public.

The following day focuses on working through the impros again with insights and feedback gained from the previous evening’s performance.

The course introduces the key principles of Social Clowning. The progression in this work requires participants to commit to the 2 weekends.

Invite family, friends and colleagues to see our evening performances and tell them to expect some surprises.

Level III is a pre-requisite for this course.
The course is limited to 12 people.

Venue: Emerson College, Forest Row, East Sussex

Course fee: £360 for the series of 2 weekends

Deposit: £180 non-returnable deposit secures your place.

Accommodation and meals:

To book your accommodation and meals at Emerson go to  https://emerson.docourses.com/event/2071

To contact Emerson email bookings@emerson.org.uk






Vivian Gladwell

Vivian is the founder and director of Nose to Nose and has given hundreds of workshops around the world. He lives both in the UK and France where he started clowning in 1978. He speaks French and English fluently.
Vivian began teaching in 1988 as part of the Lifeways Festival at Emerson College – UK. He trained as a facilitator with the Bataclown in 1990 and joined their team in 1991 also working as a modern day Court Jester (Clownanalyst).
He created Nose to Nose UK in 1990, Nose to Nose of North America in2006 and Fool View, the Social Clowning group and has trained facilitators in the UK, the USA, Germany and Italy – view history.
He continues his role as ambassador for the work by researching the applications of clowning in the context of teacher training, medicine, conflict management, ecology and intercultural work in many countries (South Africa, USA, Senegal, Vietnam, India, Malaysia, Italy, Germany, Norway…)

He holds clowning as a social playground for exploring our humanity.

book this course or enquire

To book a course follow the link Click here to enquire… above. Submit the form with your details and we will let you know about available places and how to proceed with payment of your deposit.
Deposits can be paid  online.

NOTE: Bookings can only be confirmed after we have received your deposit. As the booking usually only covers the course fee, please check you know the total cost of the course (course fee + accommodation and meals).

Once your deposit has been accepted, we will notify you to confirm your place on the course. You are booked on the course ONLY when Nose to Nose confirms your place.

If you have questions or problems, please email us.

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