Mime, Clown Skills and Visual Comedy

Code Duration Start Day Time Tutor Fee Venue Concessions
VHPDZ351 1 weeks 15th Jun 2019 Saturday 10:00am - 1:00pm Nelly Lewis £30 Varndean College No

Course Information

Who Is This For?
Anyone 19 and above, no previous experience needed. it will be an ideal opportunity for any actors, performers and comics looking to enhance their fun. Complete beginners to very experienced- all welcome.
What Will I Learn?
The essence of visual comedy and ludic performance. How to think funny and how to use your body (mime) and objects to create a sketch.
Content of the Course
* Presence * Classic comic techniques * Red nose- inviting the inner clown * Classic mime * Acting skills- the actors tool box * Object theatre * Improvisation * Storytelling
Assessment Details
Tutor feedback
Teaching Methods
Practical hands on sessions. Each session will be dedicated to a theme. At the end of the course we will perform an open to public mini performance with sketches created throughout the course.
What's Next?
Further art or health courses.

Financial Information

If your course costs more than £200 you may apply to pay in three instalments.

You must complete and sign an instalment form. The first payment will be taken on application, followed by a further payment at the start of the course and a final payment 2 months later. Please note that a handling charge of 10% of the course fee (up to a maximum of £30) is added to all instalment payments. You will still be liable for the full cost of the course if you leave the course prior to all instalments being paid. Please contact the Registry Department on 01273 546604 for further information.

No refunds are given once a course has started. If a course is cancelled by the college you will receive a full refund of all fees paid. If you decide to cancel your enrolment before the class starts your payment will be refunded less a 20% administration charge (up to a maximum of £50). If you decide to cancel your enrolment for a Saturday workshop less than 72 hours before the class your payment will be refunded less an 80% administration charge.


Please ring the Adult Education office on 01273 546602 for further information.