Chumleigh's Famous Names School of the Variety Arts
is Proud to present
with Avner the Eccentric
A Unique Blend of New and Old Sept 1st through Sept. 7th,2019
Located at Chumleighland in the Woods on Camano Island
Eccentric Performing is one of the most personal and paradoxical of theater forms: It can be ingenious
or dim-witted, skillful or blundering. It can have a sharp verbal wit or be completely silent. It can
be extremely silly while pointing out the failure of society. Above all Eccentric Performing is funny!
Open to performers (and non-performers) of all abilities, this workshop explores bare-bones, red-nosed
clowning in the search for the personal Eccentric performer. We will work with students individually
and in groups to investigate clown personae. Relationship to the audience as complicit partner, use of
audience volunteers, and applications of clowning to other forms of theater are of special interest.
The daily routine includes movement, technique, improv, assigned themes to prepare outside of class,
and nightly sessions devoted to critiquing existing work.
Class size is LIMTED TO 15. Are you a RETURNING STUDENT, duo, Troupe or Group? Email us for info on discounts.
ALL Fees include meals (vegetarian, vegan, and omnivoure options) cooked with local largely organic ingredients.
Camping in tents with cots provided. Please bring your own sleeping bag. If you have special needs and
require overnight power let us know. There is free wifi and charging stations at the Main Tent.
In case of rain tents will have an extra tarped roof and will stay dry. Students may be ask to share larger tents.
Refer a new student to us and get $25 off your fee!
A $150 deposit will hold your spot in the class. All balance must be paid in full by August 25th
You can pay by credit or debit card with the Paypal link below, use Paypal Credit and get no interest for 6 months,
or mail a check payable to Chumleigh's Central Casting. PLEASE memo check as AVNER'S CLASS. We encourage you to email us BEFORE
you mail a check a to make sure space is still available.
Use the "Buy it Now" button to pay with Paypal
Or Mail check or money order to Chumleigh's Central Casting
1624 Dallman Rd. Camano Island, WA 98282
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