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Doug Berky (Loyd Touring Artist from North Carolina)

Doug Berky (Loyd Touring Artist from North Carolina)

Category: Theatre Arts


Doug Berky presents classic theatre arts in performances that transcend age, race and culture. Using the illusion of the mime, the antics of the clown, the transformation of the mask, the suspense of a good story and the excitement of improvisation, Doug inspires laughter and reflection. Doug can also sign his performances if requested.


Grades K-6
Length 45 minutes
Cost $930 for Single Performance; $1570 for Two Back to Back Performances

Technical Requirements

Please clear and clean performance area, approximately 20'x15'12'; Allow 90 minutes for set-up; general lighting and access to stage load-in door; dressing room. Artist will provide his own sound system.



Overview of Programs

  Performances and Family Programs  
Gems: The World's Wisdom Stories
A Gems performance uses masks, puppets, mime, drama, comedy, music and storytelling, integral elements that enable young audiences to experience classic stories that impart wisdom from cultures around the world. (K-6)

No Show
When a lone spectator finds himself unwittingly on stage, audiences will experience a variety of theatre forms: mime, mask theatre, circus arts, and storytelling in this hilarious physical comedy performance. (K-6)

Touring Artist; Rochester Tour Dates: Available per school need. Minimum number of bookings may be required to guarantee tour. Contact YA Office for more information.