JULIE BECKER

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Performance

Role

Joolie Bagoolie

Clown

Performer

Director/performer

Bird/Ensemble (butoh)

Ensemble

Lady of the House

Protagonist

Ghost Walker (butoh)

Cat

Bird Woman/The Man

Ensemble (butoh)

Ensemble (butoh)

Martius, Publius, Goth

Audrey

Agnes

Phooka

Grandmother Iguana

Phooka

Emily Dickinson

Claire

Park Ranger

Puck

Ensemble

Production

Interactive Adventure Show

Untitled Clown

Singing Bones: Thig Am Bata

Singing Bones

TREE

Studying Hamlet

Thresholds

Tales of the Unnameable

Lunar Labyrinth

Grandma's House

Crime Passionel

10 Days That Shook The World

UnAccountable Fog Operants

Titus Andronicus

As You Like It

Bug

La Folie Noire

The Woman Who Outshone the Sun

Bent Wit Cabaret: OBSESSION

Alice In Bed

The Long Christmas Ride Home

Chilling Tales

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Molassacre!

Company

Joolie Bagoolie, New York (ongoing show)

PAM Residencies, Los Angeles (solo piece)

Distillery Gallery/Mobius, Boston (solo piece)

Fool's Journey, Boston

Lord and June/Mobius, Boston

Gdansk Shakespeare Festival, Poland (Dir. Grzegorz Bral)

The Nightjarmen, Boston

Flat Earth Theatre Company, Boston

Liars and Believers/CHIMERAlab, Boston

Wax Wings Productions, Boston

Puppet Showplace Theatre, Boston (solo piece)

CHIMERAlab, Provincetown MA

CHIMERAlab, Boston

Full Contact Theatre Company, Boston

Theatre@First, Somerville MA

Flat Earth Theatre Company, Boston

Behind the Mask Studios, Somerville MA

Behind the Mask Studios, touring

Axe to Ice Productions, Boston

Do It Live! Productions, Boston

Salem Theatre Company, Salem MA

Salem Theatre Company, Salem MA

Contemporary Theatre of Boston

The Molasses Lasses, Boston

Film

Production

Shinrin-yoku

The Creed

Role

Vocalizations

Linda (lead)

Company/Director

Tom Weksler

Fool's Errand Productions

Training

B.A. in Theatre, concentration in Performance, Northeastern University (Boston)

M.A. in Ensemble Theatre, University of Manchester (Rose Bruford College) in conjunction with Teatr Piesn Kozla (London)

 

  • First Body, Diego Borges (Brazil) in New York

 

  • The Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards: Thomas Richards, Cecile Richards, Mario Biagini, Focused Research Team and Open Program; Winter Intensive (Pontedera, Italy), Song, Intentional Action, Physical Training (New York), At the Core of Creativity (New York)

 

  • Pere Sais: work with songs and physical training (London and Barcelona)

 

  • Bral School of Acting in conjunction with Rose Bruford College course (London)

 

  • Rena Mirecka: Karawana Sun (Ashfield, MA), Individual work sessions (Grotowski Institute, Wroclaw)

 

  • Teatr Piesn Kozla Workshop Village: Vocal Techniques, Anna Zubrzycki; Physical Acting, Grzegorz Bral (Wroclaw)

 

  • Teatr Zar Training Sessions: Physical acting, song and voice, Jaroslaw Fret, Matej Matejka, and Ditte Berkeley (Ashfield, MA)

 

  • Double Edge Theatre: Internship, Winter Intensive, Summer Intensives (Ashfield, MA)

 

  • Improv Comedy: Chet Harding and Alison Royer (Improv Asylum, Boston)

Additional Relevant Experience

  • Member of RE^ATHETA

International group focused on lifelong learning and creation through theatre, somatic, and movement

practices, hosting symposiums, workshops, research, performances and discussions

 

  • Member of the New York Seed Group

In collaboration with the Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards

 

  • Joolie Bagoolie

Joolie Bagoolie (owner, NYC) providing professional children's entertainment including magic shows

with puppets, and interactive adventure shows incorporating storytelling, imagination and play.

 

  • Butoh

Sara June, Jennifer Hicks, Su-En

 

  • Natural movement

Aaron Cantor (Primal Practice, Boston), Rafe Kelley (Evolve Move Play)

 

  • Technical Theater Production

Apollinaire Theatre Company (Chelsea, MA), Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (Boston), Improv

Asylum (Boston), Northeastern University (Boston), The Nightjarmen (Boston), Fool's Journey (Boston)

2017-Present

2017-Present

2010-Present

2012-Present

2007-2017

Teaching

  • Workshop on Embodied Relational Practice

(Brooklyn, NY)

 

  • RE^ATHETA

Workshop on ensemble practices, physicality and song, taught to theatre professionals (Barcelona)

 

  • Physical Ensemble Theatre Workshop

Taught to Northeastern University undergraduate theatre students (Boston, MA)

 

  • Guest Teacher and Assistant

For Northeastern University undergraduate movement theatre class (Boston, MA)

 

  • Primal Practice

Weekly classes aimed at cultivating physical intelligence though a relational, inquiry-based physical practice

(Boston, MA)

 

  • Researching Ensemble: Improvisation Via Song

Laboratory workshop series on integrating polyphony and physical improvisation (Cambridge, MA)

 

  • The Drama-Play Connection

At a summer camp for kids K-12 on the autism spectrum, taught monologue prep and acting class for

high schoolers, private voice and movement class for elementary student (Weston, MA)

2019

2019

2017

2013, 2017

2016-2017

2016

2012

Skills

Tap, hip-hop, jazz, modern, butoh, yoga, partner acroyoga, arm balances, headstand, Tae Kwon Do (basic), Parkour, basic aerial arts, stiltwalking/running/jumping, polyphonic singing, musical saw

© 2020 by Julie Becker.