The Makings of the Actor: THE ACTOR-DANCER

International Conference, Athens 1-11 September, 2020 Hosted by Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Alkmini Theatre - Cartel The Makings of the Actor: The Actor-Dancer is an international conference held under the auspices of the Michael Cacoyiannis Foundation, the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, and the Labanarium, organized by Post-doctoral Researcher Dr Kiki Selioni. Conference Venue: Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Alkmini Theatre, Cartel, Athens and online click program: https://themakingsactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Conference-September-2020-4-1.pdf The Actor-Dancer conference will be the first…

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WORKSHOP: LABAN FOR ACTORS AND DANCERS

Facilitated by Dr Kiki Selioni and Alexandros Psychramis Venue: Movement Studio Deligianni 19, Athens The application of Laban’s method in actor and dancer training has a long history. Although Laban himself applied his method to the training of actors and dancers, it was left mainly to his followers to develop, often erratically Laban’s insights. Practitioners such as Jean Newlove, Yat Malmgren, Geraldine Stephenson, Brigid Panet and so on have all…

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WORKSHOP FOR ACTORS 22-24 FEBRUARY 2020 FACILITATED BY JAKE HARDERS

Actor, Acting Coach , Director,  Diploma Manager at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama University of London Worksession Detail: Working on building a character using the tools of Stanislavski’s early and later ‘system’ always involves understanding that the ‘given circumstances’ of the situation impel the character into ‘action’. Interlinked with given circumstances and action is the fundamental question of the ‘motivation’ of the character to take action. Various loosely similar…

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International Conference Athens 17-26 July 2019

Hosted by Michael Cacoyannis  Foundation The Makings of the Actor Towards Contemporary Acting Techniques, Practices & Methodologies Post-doctoral Researcher Dr Kiki Selioni, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Labanarium and MCF have taken the initiative to organize a Conference in Athens. The conference The Makings of the Actor aims to offer a platform to dialogue about the skills and knowledge necessary to develop the contemporary actor. The Conference will…

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