Physicality in Improv by the Folk Lordz
Folk Lordz delivers high-speed and hilarious multicultural improv featuring two members of the world-renowned Rapid Fire Theatre. This Edmonton-based, award-winning improv troupe was co-created by Todd Houseman and Ben Gorodetsky and brings together the unlikely combination of Cree storytelling, Chekhovian character drama and spontaneous physical comedy!
Their signature “Physicality In Improv” workshop will heighten your physical presence on stage, expand your character range, and sensitize your group-mind for big, beautiful physical choices. Drawing on elements of clown, physical theatre, acrobatics, and contemporary dance this approach will arm you with techniques to develop your comedy beyond words and wit. You’re not just a brain in a jar, so use that beautiful bod of yours, darn tootin!
No experience necessary – this class is fun, safe, and will change your life for good and forever!
Date: Saturday, March 4th
Time: 2:00 – 4:30pm
Instructors: Todd Houseman and Ben Gorodetsky
Location: The Upfront Theatre