Rich Kuperberg is a movement specialist with over 30 years of experience teaching and performing. He has extensive training as a corporeal mime , modern dancer and physical character clowning, and is Artistic Director of KoMotion Movement Theater. He has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, and the City of Albany, N.Y. He studied Coroprel Mime in Paris France with Etienne Decroux, the father of contemporary mime and the teacher of Marcel Marceau. He also studied modern dance with Jennifer Muller and the Works and The Jose Limon Company to mention a few.