Spamalot: Opening Scene! And Themes of the Show
Spamalot - Acting with John • 11m
Are you rehearsing Spamalot? Or do you you just love comedy and want to get creative?
Join John as he guides you through the opening scene of Spamalot, helping you get to grips with the style of the show. An essential guide no matter what part you're playing.
In this session we'll explore:
- Big Characters!
- Clear and Energetic Speech
- Breaking the 4th Wall
- Anachronisms... (what on on earth are they?!)
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Spamalot: Riding School
All actors should learn to ride horses. Join John as he teaches you the art of banging two coconut halves together.
In this session we will explore:
- Physical Comedy
- Stage Presence
Spamalot: Mud & Gold
Join John as he spotlights a funny scene from the Spamalot script. Find out how to transform yourself into silly King Arthur, a show-off Knight or a clever Peasant in the Monty Python style!
Spamalot: The French Castle
King Arthur and his knights approach a mysterious castle... who is guarding it, what do they want? Why is your mother a hamster and why does your father smell like elderberries?
In this lesson we'll explore:
Creating Atmosphere on stage.