Behind the Painted Smile
With John Kavanagh

  • Saturday April 27th & Sunday 28th
  • 11am to 3pm both days
  • Dublin Circus Centre
  • Price: 70 Euros (60 Euros for DCP Members)
  • All Levels

All level Circus Clown workshop. Covering presentation, costume and makeup, slapstick, how to create a character and skit, interaction with the public.

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John trained as a clown with Blackpool Tower Circus. In 1990, he was a founding member of The Serious Road Trip Circus, bringing laughter to those who needed it most in refugee camps, orphanages and hospitals from Romania to Sri Lanka. John still plies his trade at festivals and family events nationwide.

Behind the Painted Smile