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starting project

I decided to read five books on play and theology. Four of them are a sort of “academic correspondence” between two theologians.   When I was in college I read Theology of Play by Jurgen Moltmann, then I read Feast of Fools by Harvey Cox. Both were hugely influential shaping my thinking about clowning as …

Creating Material

I confess: for me one of the most difficult aspects of clowning, especially as a solo performer, is developing new material. For a long while, I have envied musicians. There seems to be endless catalogues of songs to sing or play. It seems easier to adapt a song to one’s style – range, mood, tempo …