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Regular improvisation sessions

Duration: 2 hours weekly

currently running on thursdays

email for details info @ danielweaver.co.uk please remove spaces

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Aims:
This session aims to provide an opportunity for regular exploration by a local group of attendees

Keywords

Low-cost informal, fun, networking, explore.

Course Content.

During these sessions participants:

- practise improvisation, spontenaeity and creative thinking

- play together and excercise physically

- develope ideas about communication and self-expression

- meet people with new and exciting ideas

- try new ways of communicating

- ask questions

- ask me to lead specific areas of interest or suggest future content

Themes

During past sessions we have looked in detail at such topics as -

Being together vs being alone.

Duration and focus.

Voice work.

Rhythm in it's broadest sense.

Musicality in movement.

Body tone.

Conversations.

Storytelling.

and many more....

 

Objectives


Following these sessions participants are encouraged to:

- share their thoughts and voice their needs

- feedback clearly, positively and without judgement

- think about how they might use what they have learned in work and daily life

- show some understanding of personal style and limitations.

- Explain the importance of body language to communication.

- Practice the skills and techniques of non-verbal communication.

Previous sessions have included thematic material, lead by me and also some free sessions where the group asked to work un-directed for a longer time. Dancers, Musicians, Poets, Social Workers, Psychotherapists and one Refugee-Film-maker met for unrepeatable, unique exchanges in a safe and supportive environment. Ages have ranged from 21 to 62.