ACAPTA is thrilled to present Internationally acclaimed Derek Scott’s Physical Theatre Workshop; Rhythms of the Stage.
Derek Scott is an internationally acclaimed actor, clown, director, producer and teacher, who has performed around the world, including on Broadway and London’s West End.
He has performed and taught with such companies as Cirque du Soleil, Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, The Stratford Shakespearean Festival as well as playing the Yellow Clown in Slava’s Snow Show.
In his 25 plus years in the business, Derek has developed this workshop which deals with one of the essence of all performance: rhythm.
Through the understanding of rhythm you can develop your character, discover aspects of your clown, breakdown why things are funny, further build routines, and even understand how to construct a sketch or a play.
During his workshop he will work with each individuals natural rhythms and develop them for their performances.
Derek has taught this workshop for actors, dancers, clowns, circus artist, magicians and educators worldwide.
During his career, There has been two 1‑hour documentaries made about him, Ta-Dah! (Canada) and Telemebanana (Australia)