Movement provokes emotion, Meet Marc-Andre Roy to learn more about life from a physical actor and a clowns perspective.
Yuki Ellias is a performer, teacher, movement director & filmmaker. As an actress she has performed in the UK, US, Canada, Australia, Italy and India. She played Hermia in the highly acclaimed production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' dir by Tim Supple at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford Apon Avon and the Roundhouse London. She was the Movement Director for UK’s leading opera company Opera North on their production of Mozart’s Magic Flute. The show toured major UK cities and venues. She trained in movement-based theatre from the Jacques Lecoq School of Theatre in Paris and is a trained pedagogue from the London International School of Performing Arts. Her debut feature film as co writer and actress won an Audience Choice Award at the Anchorage International Film Festival and the Royal Reel Award at the Canada International Film Festival. She is currently working on a documentary.Read more
As an actor and puppeteer trained at Université du Québec à Montréal, Marc-André worked for several years with Quebec’s largest puppetry theatres, including Théâtre de l’Avant-Pays, Théâtre de la Dame de Coeur, Théâtre de l’Oeil and Théâtre Incliné. His work with these companies involved numerous tours in Quebec and abroad. A long-standing teacher of the art of puppetry, Marc-André is also theatre director and president of the Puppeteers Association of QuebecRead more