26/07 – 01/08/2015: Open Lab, Viborg (DK)

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The OPEN LAB 2015 is the second edition of an open laboratory for young European artists that were part of the Between Us project in 2012. Aim is to open up connections between these youngsters and the community of Viborg. We are working with theatre of the senses, finding a ‘language’ that everybody can understand because it is universal, a language in which we can communicate and share our values and questions.
Theatre of the senses allows one to experience communication through the senses in a direct personal and individual way. This sensorial communication is the same for everyone: there is almost no barrier of age, social status, nationality or cultural customs. It is a direct way of connecting to people. An invitation to come and play!

15-17/05/2015: Preparation Weekend Open Lab 2015 @ Viborg (DK)

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The OPEN LAB 2015 is the second edition of an open laboratory for young European artists that were part of the Between Us project in 2012. Aim is to open up connections between these youngsters and the community of Viborg. We are working with theatre of the senses, finding a ‘language’ that everybody can understand because it is universal, a language in which we can communicate and share our values and questions.
Theatre of the senses allows one to experience communication through the senses in a direct personal and individual way. This sensorial communication is the same for everyone: there is almost no barrier of age, social status, nationality or cultural customs. It is a direct way of connecting to people. An invitation to come and play!

Program is led by Elvira Crois, Marieke Breyne, Olivia Thomsen & Alberte Husted Larsen

http://www.facebook.com/OpenLab2015

12/03/2015: Workshop Sensorial leadership @ The Fairweather House in Woodstock, Cape Town (S-A)

In cooperation with Eline Van Coillie (BE).

A group of 30 fresh students and a magnificent space. All stars were right for a vibrant day of sensorial games and indoor-outdoor experiences. The group as many coincidental audience members enjoyed self-made sensorial journeys, based on first child memories. Certain participants were even so brave to become audience for some very sweet and young creators… A warm-hearted day!!

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11/03/2015: Workshop ‚The objectivized body’ @ The Breiten Bach Sentrum in Wellington (S-A)

In cooperation with Eline Van Coillie (BE).

In nearly three hours we explored the expressive modes of body parts and objects as a prolongation of the own body.  The drama group of the Breyten Bach Sentrum is a group of well-experienced performers. Though it was a wonderful surprise that they created so intense and touching movement material, in such a short time!

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24-26/11/2014: Doctoral School at The School of Arts in Ghent

Masks, Puppets and Performative Objects in Relation to Trauma, Reconciliation and Performance in South Africa

3-day specialist course including lectures and workshops on the development of a postnarrative, embodied and postdramatic approach for dealing with the cultural trauma of apartheid

http://www.ugent.be/doctoralschools/en/doctoraltraining/courses/specialistcourses/ahl/masks-puppets-south-africa.htm

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