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Intro to Stage Intimacy w/ Jess Meyer-Crosby

  • Multi-Use Community Cultural Center 142 Atlantic Avenue Rochester, NY, 14607 United States (map)

As a trainee Intimacy Director emerging into the professional scene, Jess Meyer-Crosby provides a basic introduction for actors, directors, stage managers, and choreographers to the concept of safely, efficiently, and effectively staging theatrical intimacy. Topics covered will include consent in the theatre workspace, safely navigating scenes which may retrigger trauma, communicating personal boundaries, minimizing vulnerability of scene partners, creating sexual tension, industry best practices, when and how to hire an Intimacy Director, as well as why this work is important. 

Please wear movement-ready clothing, and note that some minor physical contact (touching, holding hands, etc.) will be required.

$7 in advance/ $10 at the door (if available)

Earlier Event: July 9
Rochester Theatre Mix & Mingle