Jacques Lecoq (b. Paris, 1921) was an actor, mime and acting instructor. His physical theatre and movement methods, taught at L'Ecole Internationale de Theatre Jacques Lecoq, made him famous throughout the world. As an actor he performed with Dario Fo in Italy. As a teacher he was widely regarded as a master in his field, and his school remains an unrivalled centre for the art of physical theatre.
He taught us how to be artists Steven Berkoff, on Jacques Lecoq He taught us how to be artists --Steven Berkoff, on Jacques Lecoq