Dancehouse

Born In A Taxi - Winter Workshops

"Melbourne's masters of idiosyncratic, quirky dance"
Jonathan Marshall BEAT Mag

"Born in a Taxi know how to play with dynamics of performance - when to whip up a storm, when to narrow the focus of attention."
Hilary Crampton THE AGE

They're at it again. Born In A Taxi are offering Winter Workshops in Ensemble Improvisation and Physical Theatre.

Here's your chance to keep warm this Winter in the old fashioned way. By getting down to Dancehouse and getting physical.

Again two workshops on offer.

Also an earlybird offer. So get in quick... read on.

BORN IN A TAXI: A Multi Award winning company

Jury Award, International Street Theatre Festival, Ghent, Belgium '03
Best Production, Melbourne Fringe '05
Best Overall Production, Short & Sweet Festival '08

Born in a Taxi has 20 years experience creating and performing their own genre of improvised physical theatre in theatres, on the street, at arts festivals, in galleries, stadiums, rubbish bins and all manner of events, both nationally and internationally.

With a comprehensive and unique working methodology in ensemble improvisation and physically driven theatre, Taxi's workshops inspire new insights into creating with a group, developing theatrical clarity and performance confidence.
Our workshops are highly physical and attend in equal measure to dance and the theatre of performance.

Two workshops on offer at Dancehouse

Weekend Introduction
A smorgasbord of Taxi's different approaches to Theatre making. Taste each technique and use them as tools to extend your existing approach to Theatre.

Date: June 26th & 27th Sat & Sun
Time: 10am to 5 pm each day
Cost: $200 full, $150 conc. GST inclusive
          Earlybird $150full, $100 conc  Earlybird offer expires June 10th

5 Day Intensive
A chance to explore our techniques deeply then gradually layer and build them into a comprehensive whole. This workshop offers new performance making vocabulary for dancers and theatre makers. Some performance experience necessary. Please send a brief biog.

Date: July 19th to 23rd. Mon to Fri
Time: 10 am - 5pm each day (except Thurs 12 - 7pm)
Cost:  $450 full, $400 conc GST inclusive
          Earlybird $350 full, $300 conc  Earlybird offer expires June 10th

Venue: Dancehouse.150 Princes St, North Carlton

Teachers:  Nick Papas, Penny Baron and Carolyn Hanna

Class size is limited and bookings are essential.
It is possible to do both if you desire.
Send expression of interest and a very brief biog to borninataxi@yahoo.com

For bookings or for more information on TAXI and workshop content go to our Website www.borninataxi.com.au or contact Nick on 0425 755 317.