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Mr. YooWho in the News

“His Indian Name would be Dances With Penguins” ~ New York Times US

“Unique…..many laughter.” ~ the Ibaraki Shimbun JAPAN

“World Class Clown” ~ New York Magazine US

“Just looking at Cohen can make people laugh; he has the likeness of Woody Allen, combined with the movements of Charlie Chaplin.”

“Graceful…Soulful” ~ San Francisco Bay Guardian US

“C’est Super…. Charlie Chaplin d’un temps moderne….entre burlesque et poesie, entre humour et tendresse” (It’s Super…. Charlie Chaplin of a modern time…between burlesque and poetry, between humor and tenderness) ~ Le Courrier de l’Ouest FRANCE

“Grandparents, adults and children all roared with laughter before applauding beyond measurement. All talent. ” (Abuelos, adultos y ninos se carcajean antes de aplaudirle desmesuradamente. Todo talento.) ~ El Pais SPAIN

“Humor converted into Poetry. Moshe Cohen works with an esthetic that lifts the spectator to laughter through lightness and subtleties.” ~ the Folha de Londrina BRAZIL

“Prestigious juggler of great effects mixed with an exhilarating comicity and exceptional expression…decidedly ludicrous”
“Giochi di prestigio di grande effetto mescolati a una comicite esilaran te e a una mimica eccezionale. La serata ha dunque preso l’avvio in toni deciamente ludici.” ~ Il Centro Italy

“It was not a problem for a man who creates laughter using the finest sense of humor and who, like the great clowns of history, converts silliness into philosophy.”
“No fue problema para un hombre que consigue hillar en los puntos mas finos del humor y que, como los grandes payasos de la historia, convierte la tonteria en filosofia.” ~ El Mercantil Valenciano SPAIN

Articles

“Finding Buddha’s Funny Bone”
Moshe Cohen’s Comic Sutras for the San Francisco Zen Center.
San Francisco Chronicle article 2011

SEND IN THE CLOWNS. Article by Eve Marko about Clowns Without Borders trip to Chiapas, 2001. Particpants : Bryan Welch, Bernie Glassman & Moshe Cohen
Shambala Sun 2002