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Fergus Aitken: Masterclass in movement & mime: Nelson (16+)

Sunday 13th May 2018

A three-hour intensive movement and mime workshop for performing artists and people wishing to develop their physical skills and awareness.

Students are taken on a journey of play and exploration, developing spontaneity, freedom, playfulness and presence plus mime techniques, via games and improvisation.

- illusionary mime
- movement analysis
- slow motion
- states of tension
- isolations and robotics

The workshop costs $55 each.
Early Bird $40 (until Friday 27 April)
For ages 16 plus.

Spaces are limited.

Interested participants please book via

There are two free places available. To apply for these scholarship places please submit a 1 page letter detailing why you feel you should be offered a free place. For more details on scholarship places, please contact,nz

Recent masterclasses have included Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington, Motueka, Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin.

Workshop leader Fergus Aitken has three decades experience of performing and teaching in over a dozen countries world-wide.

Fergus trained in mime, physical theatre, circus and clown, in the UK and in NZ.


May 13


1pm to 4pm


Nelson & suburbs


Ghostlight Theatre
146 Bridge St Studios, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Full price $55, Earlybird $40 payable by Friday 27 April

Tickets from Ghostlight Theatre


Ph. 021 386 487

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