Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Educational Opportunities January 26, 2024 Intro to Theatre Intimacy With Anastasia St. Amand Intro to Theatre Intimacy: Consent and Boundaries with Anastasia St. Amand Date: Sunday, February 11, 2024 Time: 9am – 4pm Cost: $40 Location: Morpheus Rehearsal Centre, Studio B (3512 5 Ave. NW, Lower Level) Course Description This workshop will introduce participants to the concept of theatre intimacy, it’s history and its importance in professional and amateur settings. Participants will learn about: Community agreements Communication Consent and boundaries Exercises/partner practices Care/closure/grounding techniques All these exercises and techniques are designed to increase ability to communicate boundaries and knowledge to advocate for yourself and others. Take home slides/notes and resources will be provided for further learning. Disclaimer: This workshop will not equip you with all tools necessary to be an intimacy director. This workshop is intended for ages 16+. Instructor Bio Anastasia St. Amand (she/her) is a queer certified intimacy director and coordinator, an award-nominated actor, and award-winning fight director who hails from Mohkinstsis (Calgary) on Treaty 7 Territory. She works teaching and directing students at Ambrose University, Willow Park School and Calgary Arts Academy. She is the workshop committee chair and a board member for the National Society of Intimacy Professionals (NSIP), a proud team member of Principal Intimacy Professionals (PIPs), and an assistant instructor for PIP’s SAG-accredited intimacy professional training program. Our workshops are sponsored by Theatre Alberta with funding from The Alberta Foundation for the Arts as part of the Workshops by Request: Hometown Series. These workshops are presented at this low cost in the spirit of community theatre. For more information or to register, please visit morpheustheatre.ca, give us a call at 403.246.2999, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.