Moving Voice Series Workshops

Led by Artistic Director David Smukler and a faculty of renowned educators, the Voice Intensive has offered excellence in performance and speech training for over three decades. This year, the Voice Intensive moves across North America in a series of Moving Voice Workshops open to actors, dancers, teachers and anyone wishing to investigate the body/voice experience in performance. Explore your unique voice, deepen your relationship to the audience, and foster dynamic presence in an invigorating, inclusive and responsive environment. Each of the following workshops include work with spoken text.

 
 
Moving Sound Sounding Movement

Moving Sound Sounding Movement

Calgary 2 Day Workshop
Saturday Oct 13 - Sunday Oct 14, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00pm

W&M Physical Theatre, Bay #9 4005 9St SE

How might communication become more impactful and satisfying through integrating embodiment, intention and support? This workshop offers a unique opportunity to explore the marriage of sound and physicality / breath and language / ease and connection. Join Guest Artist Val Campbell and Dawn McCaugherty in this investigation at the intersection of the body/mind, emanating from source via Authentic Movement and voice.

Cost: $190
Pre-registration required. To register email info@voiceintensive.org

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Breath, Body and Words

Breath, Body and Words

Vancouver 1 Day Workshop
Sunday October 14, 2018
10:00am - 4:30pm

The Breath Space, 1392, 3rd Avenue East
Vancouver, British Columbia


This workshop explores questions at the root of the actor’s craft. How does breath revive the ability to respond? Where do impulses and words come from? How do I dive into my body and imagination to bring more meaning to the words I speak? No matter where you are on your creative journey, the investigations led by Dale Genge and Gayle Murphy will lead to new realizations. Maximum: 16 participants

Cost: $110 CAD
To register email info@voiceintensive.org

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Workshop with Master Teachers

Workshop with Master Teachers

Toronto 3 Day Workshop
Fri Oct 26 - Sun Oct 28, 2018
Fri 7pm – 9:30pm, Sat & Sun 10am – 5pm
Dovercourt House, 805 Dovercourt, 2nd Floor, Toronto, Ontario

Master Teachers David Smukler, founder of the Voice Intensive and Judith Koltai, founding member of the Voice Intensive faculty and founder of the discipline of Embodied Practice, come together to investigate and share their methodology as it has evolved through 34 years of combined research at Canada’s National Voice Intensive. This is your opportunity to study with these renowned teachers and to partake in their pioneering and continuously evolving practice. Learn some of the guiding principles behind a lifelong dedication to the art of teaching.

Cost: $350 CAD
To register email info@voiceintensive.org

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Essential Breath & Movement

Essential Breath & Movement

Vancouver 1 Day Workshop
Sunday November 4, 2018
10:00am - 5:00pm

The Breath Space, 1392, 3rd Ave East, Vancouver

Are you curious to reconnect to play, power and presence? Join Brad Gibson in exploring essential taiji and qigong forms along with elements of Voice Intensive and Breathexperience practices, bringing awareness to the presence of allowed breath and voice. This workshop is for actors, dancers, teachers, performing arts students and anyone who wishes to explore breath, body and voice.
Wear clothing that is comfortable to move in. Bring additional layers for warmth as the temperature in the studio may fluctuate. No shoes are allowed on the studio floor. If you require shoes, bring soft-soled indoor-only footwear. The studio will be open 20 minutes before the workshop begins.
Maximum: 16 participants

Cost: $110 CAD

To register email info@voiceintensive.org

Legacy Voice

Legacy Voice

Calgary 3 Day Workshop
Fri Dec 7 - Sun Dec 9, 2018
Fri 5pm - 9pm, Sat & Sun 10am - 5pm

Hosted by: cSPACE King Edward, 1721 29th Ave SW

How does legacy act as a bridge between past, present and future? Drawing on blood memory as a source of inspiration while exploring a wide range of tools, you will deepen your understanding of your unique breath and ‘core’ voice, awareness of your vocal and rhythmic potential, and ability to be present in relationship with your self and others. Facilitated by Diane Roberts, Guest Artist Troy Emery Twigg and Dawn McCaugherty, this workshop explores how we might bring voice to our shared and diverse experience.

TO REGISTER:
Due to space constraints, the maximum number of workshop participants is 30.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30th, 2018.

Cost: $250 CAD / $100 per day
To register email info@voiceintensive.org