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|Died||19 January 1999
|Occupation||Mime, theatre director, teacher|
|Organization||École internationale de théâtre Jacques Lecoq|
|Spouse(s)||Fay (Lees) Lecoq.|
Jacques Lecoq (Born in Paris; 15 December 1921 – 19 January 1999), was a French stage actor and acting movement coach. He was best known for his teaching methods in physical theatre, movement, and mime which he taught at the school he founded in Paris known as École internationale de théâtre Jacques Lecoq. He taught there from 1956 until his death from a cerebral hemorrhage in 1999.
Jacques Lecoq was known as the only noteworthy movement instructor and theatre pedagogue with a professional background in sports and sports rehabilitation in the twentieth century.
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