July 2- NY Downtown Clown Playground

New York Downtown Clown Playground is a monthly skill based workshops for clowns.This Month’s Workshop: Theatre Games. New York Downtown Clown producer Christopher Lueck will lead the class through several top theatre games he uses in classrooms and rehearsals. Games for focus, ensemble building, Clown, exploring physical choices, and fun will be included. Come play and learn! DATE: Monday, July […]

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Circus Sundays at the Waterfront Museum in Brooklyn

Every Sunday in June, the Waterfront Museum & ShowBoat Barge will present “Circus Sunday”, an afternoon of circus and clown performances featuring some of New York’s best circus entertainers. They run 2 shows a day at 1pm and 4pm, and every Sunday they will feature new acts and different artists. Jugglers, trapeze artists, clowns, acrobats, and eccentric characters make up […]

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International Mime Awareness Day

Article on a Boulder television station website about International Mime day… and Zoobie, the only mime who showed up. READ THE FULL ARTICLE Mime breaks silence over dying art form BOULDER – The artist known as “Zoobie” found himself in a conundrum along Pearl Street Mall during the Wednesday lunch hour. How do you celebrate Mime Awareness Day when he […]

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Space Tengu Costume Contest

A friend of mine is running this contest– and thought this might be of interest. A Tengu is kind of like a garden gnome, but it’s long-nosed, birdlike, red, and a protective demon in Japanese mythology. In the upcoming production that this contest is for, the tengu are also very clown-like. Visit the wikipedia entry for more information. My friend […]

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Call For Entries, NY Clown Theatre Festival

The second annual New York Clown Theatre Festival has announced a call for submissions that represent a large range of clown theatre forms and backgrounds. The festival will take place Oct. 5-27 at The Brick, 575 Metropolitan Ave., between Union Avenue and Lorimer Street, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Clown teachers, clown show premieres, clown movies, solo and short pieces, experimental works, […]

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Mike Daisey Walkout & Attack

This video is just too much to be believed. Mike Daisey, not a clown, more of a comic monologist/sitdown comedian/storyteller, is performing his show in a very posh experimental theatre in Cambridge MA. (The ART, American Repertory Theatre) In the middle of his sold out show, 87 protesters get up and walk out, and one of them pours water on […]

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The Golden Nose Award:

Here’s the press release from NY Downtown Clown Revue, which includes the nominees for the first ever Golden Nose Award: ====================April 18th, 2007- New York Downtown Clown is proud to present the ONLY Clown Awards Show in North America- The New York Downtown Clown Golden Nose Awards. This first-annual event will honor Clown Excellence from performances of the New York […]

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MOVE IT- April 24

Adam Gertsacov will be one of a number of artists performing excerpts from his show Buffoon Anonymous on April 24 at MOVE IT, a performance series, featuring physical and visual theatre artists. Performances will take place at HERE arts center as part of an evening of physical theatre.HERE is located at 145 6th Avenue (between Spring and Broome) in New […]

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