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The Art of Fun! Improv Workshop Series By Tom McNamara
December 9, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until December 16, 2017
Saturdays, December 2, 9, 16
Single workshop $39
(Tom will give you $10 back if it’s your first workshop with him!)
Full series $99
We find laughter spontaneously welling up as we interact authentically with others. Being fully present, in our bodies, in the now, we respond naturally to the situation at hand. We listen, we attune to the truth of the moment. Eventually, the absurdity, the funniness of it all pops the bubble of taking ourselves too seriously. We roll and rollick, gaining perspective for life and skills we take to the stage. Who knew self-discovery could be so much fun!
Students will have the opportunity to perform a short improv at Still & Moving Center’ holiday celebration called Merry & Bright on Sunday, December 17th, 5-7 pm.
Tom’s infectious sense of humor enlivens every encounter. He brings lightness and ease, allowing everyone’s natural abilities and talents to unfold in the spirit of fun. A truly gentle soul, his approach is always respectful, considerate. He creates safe space for everyone. His method emphasizes body awareness…The body never lies, as they say!
Chicago Style Improvisational Theatre is Tom’s foundation as an Actor, Improvisation Teacher and Writer. His work spans Chicago, Oahu, Maui, and New York City. Tom’s study of mind/body methods inform his improv work: include Feldenkrais, Aikido, Shiatsu, Transformational Breath, and ALBA emotional technique.