Watch the undisguised transformation under the mask of a clown a and join in on the beautiful, melancholy, and riotous journey for self-discovery. Unleash the real circus within through seductive audience play, intense soul searching, and gut-busting clown antics ablaze with an acute need for self acceptance and a desire to be loved.
NES is the first full length clown show Yury has written with inspiration coming form fears and dreams. Other writing credits include: “Komunka” – a play about gay and civil rights in Russia and “In The Dark” – exploration of personal taboos and sexual liberties.
Allan Turner is a Canadian writer, director, teacher, actor, voice actor, improviser, comedian, and one of the top clowns working in Toronto today.
He was voted Toronto’s ‘Best Male Improviser’ in the 2015 Now Magazine Reader’s Choice Poll.
Yura is multidisciplinary performer in film, theatre, stage, and circus. Originally from Moscow.
Boris Shukin Theatre School (2008). Manitoulin Conservatory for the Performance Arts (2016), and Ecole Phillipe Gaulier, Paris, 2016.