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Clown! Do Some Ballet! (Dream Up)

From 2 member  reviews
Members say: Delightful, Quirky, Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious

About the show

Part of Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival: This one-woman show chronicles a clown’s journey through life and dance. More…

'Clown! Do Some Ballet!' is an interdisciplinary solo performance piece created, choreographed, and performed by Elizabeth Gannon that fuses concepts of dance, ballet, theater, and clown performance. It focuses on Clown, a surprisingly empathetic character who is challenged by the pitfalls of everyday life. Clown experiences many emotions, ranging from joy to defeat, happiness to sorrow, and discovers a new way of expression through her dance.

Member Reviews (2)


Delightful, Quirky, Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious
Avg Score

Delightful, Quirky

See it if You're looking for sweet dance vignettes with a comedic edge.

Don't see it if You want a narrative.

Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Hilarious

See it if You like fun! It's a clown show, a dance show, and a theater piece simultaneously.

Don't see it if You hate fun.

September 9th, 2016
"Brave to the point of madness...Gannon proceeds to alternate doing dance numbers with some acrobatics and magic tricks. She goes out of her way to look amateurish and dumpy...What is impressive about her show is that she does about 25 minutes of this shtick without ever stopping. Yes, she is int...
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