Mara Philippou - Clowning, comedy and stand-up

Mara gives you lots of short, practical tasks to develop your skills in comedy, clowning and stand-up!

Mara Philippou - Clowning, comedy and stand-up

Mara gives you lots of short, practical tasks to develop your skills in comedy, clowning and stand-up!

COURSE BREAKDOWN

  • 1

    Course introduction

    • Meet Mara, one of our acting coaches!

  • 2

    Acting Chat Board

    • What is a chat board?

  • 3

    What is clowning?

    • What is clowning?

  • 4

    What type of clown are you?

    • What type of clown are you?

  • 5

    Using mask for clowning

    • Using mask for clowning

  • 6

    Jacques Lecoq

    • Jacques Lecoq

  • 7

    Melodrama

    • Melodrama

  • 8

    Slapstick

    • Slapstick

  • 9

    Cockney rhyming slang

    • Cockney rhyming slang

  • 10

    Relatable comedy

    • Relatable comedy

  • 11

    Create your own clown!

    • Create your own clown!

  • 12

    Developing your clown

    • Developing your clown

  • 13

    Writing a stand up set

    • Writing a stand up set

  • 14

    How did you get on?

    • Share progress

WHAT YOU'LL GET

12 video lessons

Practical tasks to enable you to discover the type of clown you are

Practical tasks to help you write your own stand-up set

Downloadable resources to help you

A certificate to share your achievement with the world when you finish the course

YOUR COACH

Acting Coach

Mara Philippou

Mara currently teaches at the Arts Educational School, which is one of the highest achieving performing arts schools in the country! She also loves to write and perform stand up comedy.