Event Corporeal Mime Theatre Workshops 1979
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Venue Sculpture society Studio, Sydney, NSW
First Date October 1979
Last Date November 1979
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description First corporeal-mime classes in Australia.
Corporeal-Mime Introduction Courses. 2 eight week classes and two weekend workshop.
Workshops in Corporeal Theatre given by Elisabeth Burke and Pierre Thibaudeau (ex-students of Etienne Decroux; Pierre ex-cofounder of Mime Omnibus in Montreal) consisted of Corporeal-Mime technique and improvisations.
Also presented two x show and tells to funding bodies and dance companies. From that, the duo were invited to participate in Moving Being at Nimrod.
Description Source Production Company
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Name Function Notes
Elisabeth Burke Teacher
Pierre Thibaudeau Teacher
Further Information Sydney Corporeal-Mime Theatre became Entr'acte in 1982.
Data Source
Source Description
CV Entr'acte Archives
Entr'acte Archives C001/EPT03, EPT01: Publicity. Hand-written Teaching Lists, Nomenclature, Improvisations, Voice and warmups 1979-99. EPT02: Voice workshops, Typed (2019) lists from originals (especially file CorMim4), workshop games (1979-2001)
Event Identifier 142235