Workshops

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Class size is limited to 15 students

INSTRUCTOR BIO

Matt Cowart Most recently, Matt directed the sold-out run of Black Comedy in Washington, DC, with No Rules Theater Co. Select directing credits include: Kiki Baby (NYMF) with long-time collaborator Lonny Price; CAMP WANATACHI (La Mama ETC), Broadway: Three Generations (Kennedy Center), [sic] (78th Theater Lab), and the critically acclaimed Salacious Uncle Baldrick (Players Theater). As a producer, Matt worked on several productions with the New York Philharmonic, including COMPANY, starring Neil Patrick Harris, Stephen Colbert, Martha Plimpton, Jon Cryer, Patti LuPone, and Christina Hendricks, which played in movie theaters across the country, One Singular Sensation: A Celebration of Marvin Hamlisch, Sondheim: the birthday concert, and Camelot starring Gabriel Byrne. Matt is a member of SDC, and a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. He is currently developing a new musical, Legend of the Word with Isaac Klein and James Stewart, and will be producing Sweeney Todd with the New York Philharmonic in the spring of 2014.

DO YOU THINK YOU’RE A BARREL OF FUN? LOVE TO MAKE ‘EM LAUGH?

COME TO A COMEDY TECHNIQUE WORKSHOP

May 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 & 30 from 7-9pm
At Signature Theatre
4200 Campbell Drive, Arlington VA

Whether you want to hone your techniques or simply try something new, here’s your chance to explore comedy technique with Director Matt Cowart! Join No Rules Theatre Co. for eight class sessions at Signature Theatre. During 16-hours of professional training, you will put your funny bone to the test through scene work, physical exploration and more, developing skills that will improve your performance in any onstage context.
Tuition includes two tickets to Boeing Boeing, produced by No Rules Theatre Company at Signature Theatre from Jun 4-29.