Ira Seidenstein

ira seidenstein
Slapstick & Acting (action-reaction)

Besides the tricks is the performance. The acting out of relationships via body language and gesture. This workshop will directly improve your acting and performance. You will take away 3 specific creative exercises to use for a lifetime. The first 2 exercises are solo and the last is a duet that you will be able to improvise in unlimited ways. Exercises and Principles are from “Quantum Theatre: Slapstick to Shakespeare” and “The Four Articulations for Acting, Performance, Theatre” In this method clear structure gives the ultimate freedom.

Worked in 130+ live shows as well as TV, film, commercials. Performed 75+ clown characters. Performer and Teacher in companies such as: Cirque du Soleil, Slava’s Snow Show, Opera Australia, Bell Shakespeare Company. Teaches acro, movement, mime, acting, voice, clown, commedia, directing. Ongoing Mentor internationally for directors, teachers, choreographers, physical actors, classical actors, dancers. Founder of ISAAC-International School for Acting And Creativity. ISAAC long-course Feb – Oct2016 Brisbane