Maine
Profile Type: Artist
NEFA Grant Recipient
Artist
Avner the Eccentric

Performances of one-man-show, Exceptions to Gravity.
Professional workshops in eccentric performing and clowning. Visit his website, www.avnerTHEeccentric.com for full description, press, bio, and video.
"Avner the Eccentric is a brilliant comic…, hurt yourself hysterically funny. I laughed for two solid hours. The show only lasted an hour and a half."
—Joel Siegel, ABC-TV

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Additional Links: 
Excerpts from Exceptions to Gravity, Avner's award winning international hit show.
What happens when Avner is not on tour? Absolutely nothing.

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Avner
Job Title/Position: 
Performer/teacher
Mailing Address: 
29 City Point Rd
Peaks Island, ME 04108
Physical Address: 
29 City Point Rd
Peaks Island, ME 04108
Last Name: 
Eisenberg
Phone: 
(207) 807-6100

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - Solo / One-Person Show
Additional Disciplines: 
Theater - General
Theater - Circus
Theater - Mime
Theater - Solo / One-Person Show
Theater - Variety / Vaudeville
Year Founded: 
1948
Populations Served: 
Adults
Families
General Public
Languages Available: 
French
German
Hebrew
Spanish
Institution/Business Type: 
Artists (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Performance / Concert / Reading / Assembly
Residency - In School
Residency - Other
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class / Presentation
Events Per Year: 
100
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
Actors Equity, Screen Actors Guild, AGVA, National Guild of Hypnotists, Board Certified Hypnotherapist (NBCCH)
Awards: 
Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The International Festival du Cirque in Monte Carlo, Arosa International Humor Festival, Barcelona International Clown Festival, Leipzig Lach Messe, and the St Gervais International Theater Festival, among others.
I am a NEFA Grant Recipient

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
See technical rider on site for requirements.Workshops are extremely flexible.
Fee Range Minimum: 
$2,500
Fee Range Maximum: 
$7,500
State of Residence: 
Maine
Minimum Number of Performers: 
1
Maximum Number of Performers: 
1

I am a Teaching Artist

Teaching Settings: 
Arts and Cultural Center / Venue
Community Site / Center
Corporate Business
Private Studio
School / University
Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - Communications
Theater
Ages Served: 
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Seniors
Certifications / Training: 
Certificate Ecole jacques Lecoq, Paris
Fee Range Minimum: 
$2,500
Fee Range Maximum: 
$6,500