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Clowning Around with Beatboxing and Mime Interactive Workshop (Years 6-8) 22nd October 2:00pm (AEDT)
In our performance workshop,Clowning around with Beatboxing and Mime, Dr AudiYO – Holly Austin – will guide students through a series of exercises designed to unlock imaginative play.
Holly will teach skills in mime and help students invent their very own clown character. Along the way beatboxing will be introduced to create sound effects that will underscore your clown character comedy.
Holly Austin is one of Australia’s most versatile multi-disciplinary performers celebrated for her individuality in theatre-making and her unique vocal dexterity. She studied Clowning with Pierre Byland in Switzerland and Improvisation with Keith Johnstone at Loose Moose Theatre Company in Canada, and at Second City in Chicago.
In addition to being a versatile and skilled performer, Holly is a writer for both stage & screen, generating much of her own work.
Holly is also a musician and beatboxer and played at the SXSW Festival with Sui Zhen as well as performing with the likes of Grammy Award winning artist Common, Martha Wainwright, John Butler, Amanda Palmer, Holly Throsby
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