Cocktails and Classics
Our 7-week, spring online program Cocktails and Classics has concluded. If you missed it, please click on the button below to request access and to learn about EgoPo’s directorial and artistic approach with Founding Artistic Director, Lane Savadove.
The week’s cocktail recipe is listed with the link, for you to create right from your very own living room. Sit back, relax and enjoy happy hour with a bit of classic EgoPo nerdiness.
Lecture #1: Directorial Point of View and The Last Supper:
Why every show is expressionist
Thursday, April 16th, 2020
Lecture #2: Via Negativa and Pooh Sticks:
How riverbanks lead to freedom
Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
Lecture #3: The Jelly and the Donut:
Balancing Content and Form
Thursday, April 30th, 2020
Lecture #4: Super Objectives and Stakes:
Making theater visceral through rigorous psychology
Thursday, May 7th, 2020
Lecture #5: Imbalance in Acting and Directing:
How physical imbalance drives dramatic conflict
Thursday, May 14th, 2020
Lecture #6: Physical Actions as Building Blocks:
Joining physical and psychological to activate the text
Thursday, May 21st, 2020
Lecture #7: Theater as Gift Giving:
Making generous audience-focused theater
Thursday, May 28th, 2020
Cocktail: Corpse Reviver #2
"Lydie Breeze Trilogy" by John Guare
Director: Lane Savadove
Photo: Dave Sarrafian
Pictured: Melanie Julian, Ed Swidey, David Girard
The Art of Directing lectures can be offered as a "Cocktail-Free" video for use in educational courses.
Contact us for general or educational access.