Dan Kamin - Comedy in Motion

Theatre, Phys Ed., Science, Social Studies

  • Hay Street

Service Description

Dan Kamin performs worldwide for theatres, arts festivals, symphony orchestras and schools. He created the physical comedy sequences for CHAPLIN and BENNY AND JOON, and trained Robert Downey, Jr. and Johnny Depp for their acclaimed starring performances. He also played the wooden Indian that came to life in the cult classic CREEPSHOW 2, and created the Martian girl’s weird movement for Tim Burton’s horror spoof MARS ATTACKS! His school assembly programs introduce students to the power of live theatre. Dan provides comprehensive teacher guides that provide teachers with ample opportunities to channel students’ excitement into classroom activities to build critical thinking and language skills. Assembly Performance: The Pantomime Man (Grade K-5) THE PANTOMIME MAN enthralls elementary school audiences with eye-popping movement illusions and hilarious stories without words. Everyone gets involved in this uproarious show, including several audience members who turn the tables on the know-it-all pantomimist. Grade Levels K-5 Maximums 45 Minutes Special Populations All are welcomed Total Fee 1 Performance- $826/ 2 Performances- $1,375 School Portion 1 Performance- $413/ 2 Performances- $688 Assembly Performance: The Illusionist (6-12) THE ILLUSIONIST dazzles hard-to-impress middle and high schoolers with physical comedy, entertaining sketches and mind-boggling sleight-of-hand magic. Dan's engaging stories and astonishing performance skills make this an ideal introduction to the power of live theatre. Grade Levels 6-12 Maximums 45 Minutes Special Populations All are welcomed Total Fee 1 Performance- $826/ 2 Performances- $1,375 School Portion 1 Performance- $413/ 2 Performances- $688 Workshop: The Magic of Movement (Grades K-12) In THE MAGIC OF MOVEMENT Dan reveals the secrets behind his amazing movement illusions. Participants learn to do some seriously cool moves and explore the art and science of movement. Maximums 4 workshops per day / 25 Students , 60 Minutes Special Populations All are welcomed Total Fee Workshop- $275 (Best following performance) School Portion $138 References Mary Leb, Chuck Mathena CMC, (304) 646-1450, mary@cmc.org Sheila Markley, C. L. Hoover Opera House, (785) 238-3906, development@jcoperahouse.org Kristen Weixel, St. Francis University Upward Bound Program , (814) 421-1629, krweixel@francis.edu Website http://www.dankamin.com/


Contact Details

  • 301 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, USA

    910-323-1776

    media@theartscouncil.com