courses

Active Conducting – Winter Session – Memphis, TN – USA

February 22nd – 25th, 2017

This course, for new and experienced conductors, will offer an in depth investigation into the complexities and artistry of conducting. Students will practice finding the heart of the story, asking the essential questions to create warm-up, choosing the right form, reading the audience, and ensuring a balance of tellers. Experienced […]

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Core Training – New York, NY

June 17th – June 20th, 2017
Location: New York City, NY (exact location will be announced shortly)
**This is a non-residential workshop**
Getting a strong start in Playback Theatre means taking enough time to immerse yourself in the rich atmosphere and dynamics of the playback experience. In this four-day intensive, you’ll learn all the basics, with lots […]

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PT for Social Change: Strengthening Communities through Stories

June 17th & 18th, 2017
Location: New York City, NY (exact location will be announced shortly)
**This is a non-residential workshop**

This workshop is designed for Playback practitioners hoping to and already working on Playback projects for social change, including addressing trauma and injustice, inspiring civic engagement, and working with populations such as LGBTQ communities, refugees and […]

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Active Conducting – NYC

June 21st – June 24, 2017
Location: New York City, NY (exact location will be announced shortly)
**This is a non-residential workshop**

This course will support deeper understanding and practice: learning how to manage transitions over the course of a whole event; moving from conductor/actor introductions to audience moments and linking from one moment to the next; […]

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Active Conducting – Brazil

June 20-23, 2017
Location: Recanto Marista Champagnat, a retreat centre located above the city of Florianópolis, beach city in the south of Brazil.

This course, for new and experienced conductors, will offer an in depth investigation into the complexities and artistry of conducting. Students will practice finding the heart of the story, asking the […]

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Psychodrama for Playbackers – Brazil

June 24 and 25, 2017

Location: Recanto Marista Champagnat, a retreat centre located above the city of Florianópolis, beach city in the south of Brazil.

This workshop is designed specifically for Playback practitioners with or without psychodrama experience. We will explore personal and social issues through psychodrama, allowing the participants to distinguish this process from […]

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The Climax – Brazil

June 26-29, 2017
Location: Recanto Marista Champagnat, a retreat centre located above the city of Florianópolis, beach city in the south of Brazil.

When the teller begins sharing their personal narrative, the Playback practitioners become responsible for hearing the essence of what the teller hopes to bestow upon the audience. Most often that message is hidden […]

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Playback Leadership – Brazil

Leadership in Playback Theatre 2017 Brazil
June 26 – July 14, 2017
Location: Recanto Marista Champagnat, a retreat centre located above the city of Florianópolis, beach city in the south of Brazil.

This course offers students a chance for an extended training with Jonathan Fox, playback theatre’s co-founder.
It will emphasize building PT skills, especially in conducting. It […]

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Music: The Mysterious Link – Brazil

July 1-4, 2017
Location: Recanto Marista Champagnat, a retreat centre located above the city of Florianópolis, beach city in the south of Brazil.

Let’s explore how music is the link between all dimensions of great Playback. How can the musician perform as an actor? How can the actor and conductor engage more musically? How can we […]

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The Conductor’s Toolbox – Bulgaria

August 12th – 13th – (2 Days)
Location: Bulgaria

Being a conductor in Playback Theatre requires a variety of skills, all at the same time. What do we need to pay attention to? How do we juggle the conducting tasks of engaging the audience and guiding the actors? How do we shape a series of questions […]

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