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PLAYMOVES

March 17 - March 19

$150
Playmoves - movement workshop magnetic island

Movement Workshop for Performance
Facilitated by Anna Yen

This weekend workshop is for performers, actors, performance devisors and directors.

The program includes:

  • performance exercises to explore what it means “to be present” and in “complicity” with other performers
  • movement sequences from the Feldenkrais Method designed to heighten the perception of one’s body and rediscover an organic sense of movement with more ease and less tension
  • games to invite our playfulness and the pleasure to be on stage
  • rhythm as a foundation for creative play
  • writing exercises that begin from the physical

PlayMoves is facilitated by Anna Yen and is inspired by the work of Monika Pagneux, a renowned European theatre teacher, whose quest is to awaken the performer, inviting the attentive and joyful performing physical presence that marries risk with vulnerability and self-confidence with authenticity.

Anna Yen is a performer, writer, director, movement teacher and Feldenkrais Method ® practitioner. Her work spans theatre, contemporary circus, physical theatre, and film. Anna is the recipient of a Churchill Fellowship and a Matilda Award Special Commendation. Anna’s acclaimed film / stage play “Chinese Take Away” has taken her to festivals around the world. She teaches Awareness Through Movement at the Qld Conservatorium and is a trainer at Vulcana Women’s Circus. Anna clowns with the “Playful Engagement” Project, performed in “The Serpent’s Table” Sydney Festival 2014 and ‘It All Begins With Love” Oct/Nov 2015. Anna has taught PlayMoves in Perth, Townsville, Cairns, Melbourne, Wollongong, Maleny and Brisbane.www.playmoves.org

Costs for participants is $150 includes, Return Ferry fare, accommodation & food

PAY ONLINE FOR PLAYMOVES WORKSHOP (TO BE COMPLETED ALONGSIDE REGISTRATION FORM – LINK ALSO AT THE END OF THE REGISTRATION FORM): https://www.trybooking.com/OPDG

FOR BOOKINGS CALL 0476 590 004

Details

Start:
March 17
End:
March 19
Cost:
$150
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Venue

APEX Camp Rec Centre Picnic Bay
LOT 2 Wansfell St
Picnic Bay Magnetic Island, QLD 4819 Australia

Organizer

Full Throttle
Phone:
0476590004
Email:
madonna@fullthrottletheatre.com