Cleveland Play House
1901 E. 13th
Presented by Alexis Black and Samantha Kaufman, Intimacy Directors, Intimacy Directors International from 5-8pm on March 8th. *You must either attend the Introduction to Intimacy workshop on January 12th or have attended a prior introductory workshop as a prerequisite for this course. Register for both Intimacy: Informed Advocacy for Performers on 1/12 and Applied Intimacy on 3/8 and save $25! The first step in applying what you've learned is to make it specific to your task. This class aims to introduce tools to take on situations as a performer – “Deepening our Connection to Chemistry” and “Exploring Intimate Kinesphere.” Deepening our Connection to Chemistry: Technical and imagination-based exercises to create on-stage connections to acting partners in various scripted relationships (romantic, platonic, familial). Exploring Intimate Kinesphere: an exercise on how to create a full kinesphere and a discussion of how to use kinesphere to communicate your character’s level of comfortability and consent Find out how best to introduce these topics, overcome obstacles in a safe and respectable manner, and follow a roadmap that leads to the successful creation of dynamic, intimate moments made sustainable by the collaboration of all parties involved.