Teacher Training in the Lecoq Pedagogy: Tragedy, Embodied Poetics


London: October 7 - 18, 2019

A two-week intensive on the theatrical, pedagogic and social-therapeutic potential of the tragic chorus:

1) an embodied-poetic approach to the chorus and tragic geometries of the hero, chorus and coryphaeus

2) a writing pedagogy for tragic texts

3) an exploration of the outer limits of the tragic chorus, theatres of assembly: flocks, flash mobs, happenings, guerrilla theatre

4) a weekend intensive workshop on the movement analysis of the tragic territory

5) Tragic Ecology: a one-week, co-facilitated exploration of the relationship between the tragic form and the theme of environmental catastrophe

with Amy Russell, Jonathan Young, Giovanni Fusetti and Norman Taylor

Chisenhale Dance Space, E3 5QZ

Mondays - Thursdays 10 am - 6 pm

Fridays 9 am - 7:30 pm

Saturday October 12, 1 pm - 9 pm

Sunday October 13, 11 am - 5 pm

Fee: £1,050