Matthew Pauli is an actor, clown, puppeteer, and teaching artist in the DC Metro / Baltimore area. He has performed locally with Faction of Fools, Constellation Theatre, Flying V, The Maryland Shakespeare Festival, The Hub Theatre, 1st Stage, Imagination Stage, Annapolis Shakespeare Company, Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, and Everyman Theatre, among others. He is also one of the founders of Clown Cabaret, a performance laboratory for developing clown work. He toured for six seasons with Big Apple Circus and is a proud member of the Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit, performing clown rounds at Johns Hopkins Hospital and National Children’s Medical Center. He is a graduate of Georgetown University, as well as the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Clown College, and has an MFA from the Shakespeare Theatre Academy for Classical Acting at the George Washington University.
Matthew teaches workshops and classes in many subjects, including clowning, physical comedy, Commedia dell’Arte, pratfalls, stage-combat, and Shakespeare. He has been a teaching artist for The Actor’s Center, the National Conservatory for the Dramatic Arts, Faction of Fools, Center Ring Circus School, Round House Theatre, Traveling Players Ensemble, and the Shakespeare Theatre, among others.
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