Movement Theater Studio NYC - Class Offerings


Movement Theater Studio NYC - Lecoq Training
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Early Bird Discount: 15% off thru Jan. 12th!

  • Lecoq 101: An opportunity for physically curious actors to explore the core principles of Jacques Lecoq's pedagogy for the first time. The workshop will cover Neutral Mask, Le Jeu, Gestural Languages, ensemble-created theater and more.
    Taught by MTS Founder Richard Crawford. 2/23 - 2/25.
  • Clown 1: It's your big chance to seek the source of your comic nature, connect to your playful spirit and discover your clown!
    Taught by Virginia Scott. 3/10 - 3/11.
  • Character Mask: New! A dynamic and playful weekend workshop exploring the fundamentals of mask play and the creation of mask theater.
    Taught by MTS Founder Richard Crawford. 3/16-3/18.

Early Bird Discount Available Thru Feb. 2nd!

  • Director's Track - The Ensemble Director: This workshop addresses the role of Director within an ensemble setting; looking at the tools of devising where the traditional boundaries between actor/director and director/writer are blurred giving rise to a joint vision.
    Taught by MTS Founder Richard Crawford. 3/30 - 4/1.
  • Contemporary Puppetry in Practice: A unique three-day course in contemporary puppet manipulation, based on principles of traditional Japanese Bunraku.
    Taught by Tom Lee (Horse Puppeteer, War Horse). 4/27 - 4/29.

Early Bird Discount: 15% off thru March 2nd!

In association with:

June 18th - July 13th (no classes July 4th)

  • One-Month Intensive: Drawing upon the Lecoq pedagogy and focusing on the Actor as Creator to create original and physically-told narratives. (No class July 4th.)
  • One-Week Workshops: The Ensemble Director, Character Mask, Lecoq 101, Norman Taylor Master Class, Clown 1, Clown 2.