Red nose intensive with Clown Gym founder and director, Julia Proctor.
May TBD: Sundays OR Thursdays
Julia Proctor is an actor, clown, teacher, and community builder. In 2014 she founded Clown Gym as well as “An Unapologetic Mess: a clown show!,” a monthly mess at the People’s Improv Theatre, sharing her own work and mentoring emerging artists. She completed an MFA from Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Academy for Classical Acting, and has studied with some of the most prestigious clown teachers in the world including Philippe Gaulier and Chris Bayes, with whom she completed a pedagogical apprenticeship. Julia is an improvisor, and trained with the People’s Improv Theater’s Improv Program. She was a founding member of the Funny School of Good Acting’s Commedia Company, and is a proud member of Actor’s Equity. She’s an adjunct faculty member at Pace University, a visiting professor at Middlebury College, and teaches clown at the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center. Julia believes theatre, especially theatrical clown, is a powerful tool to build community through shared visceral experiences.
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