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The Lir Academy - Physical Theatre

The Lir Academy - Physical Theatre is a course run by Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. For more information about The Lir Academy - Physical Theatre at Trinity College Dublin, please review the details below.

Physical Theatre is an eight-week course exploring the transformative techniques employed by the physical actor in performance. Students are introduced to physical principles and movement improvisation to discover the expressive possibilities of their bodies.

Working from a selection of scenes, where the body in space is to the fore, by writers including Steven Berkoff, Marie Jones, Martin McDonagh; the participants will be introduced to the physical skillset necessary for playing physically demanding multiple characters of all ages, shapes and sizes, animals, supernatural beings and beyond.

This is a short course for anyone wanting to expand their range and evolve their creative process. Participants will discover a new movement vocabulary to aid character exploration utilising the endless expressive possibilities of the actor’s body.

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Training ProviderTrinity College Dublin
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course DurationThis course runs for eight weeks at The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art, Trinity Technology and Enterprise Campus, Pearse Street at Grand Canal Quay, Dublin 2.
Course TimeThis course runs for one evening per week, from 7pm-9:30pm.
Course Fee355
Entry RequirementsThis course is only suitable for ages 18+.
Phone+353 (0)1 8962559
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