Performative Well-Being and (inter)acting with the inner partner

Autumn 2021

September-December

1) Performative Well-Being + (Inter)acting with the Inner Partner course on Mondays weekly taught by Alexander Komlosi.

2) (Inter)acting with the Inner Partner Saturdays course taught by Hanna Raiskinmäki, Alexander Komlosi and guest teachers.

You are welcome to join one or both courses!

ELIGIBILITY FOR BOTH COURSES: You have completed an introductory IwIP course. Preference will be given to folks who have been practicing IwIP in the past two years.

Sign up is first come, first serve!

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1) Performative Well-Being + (Inter)acting with the Inner Partner

What? Weekly (Inter)acting with the Inner Partner (IwIP) practice sessions and a well-being support and discussion group work. We will practice IwIP and open improv inspired by IwIP with some of our favorite variations (VMTI, camera, audience, pairs) and new experiments. We will also have regular group discussions and exercises relating to performative well-being and performative being. If the group agrees, we will have a few public open sessions.

COVID NOTE: We will meet in person. If there is a radical worsening of the COVID situation, we may shift to remote sessions. However, we ill not do mixed (present+remote) sessions.

Aimed for: Anyone interested in open improvisation, performance, well-being, IwIP.

Goals:

  • Dra­mat­ic play
  • Devel­op your per­form­ing self and per­for­ma­tive fitness
  • Explore per­for­ma­tive being
  • Cul­ti­vate per­son­al and group well-being
  • Devel­op IwIP prac­tice and impro­vi­sa­tion­al skills
  • Fun

Teacher: Alexander Komlosi, MFA, PhD

Language: I will teach in English, but you are welcome to use any language while you perform and practice.

Timetable:

Mondays once a week, 17.30–20.

Semptember 6 — December 13, 2021. Weeks 36–46, 49–50.

Total 13 x 2,5h sessions (total 32,5h)

Group size: Min 4, Max 9.

Cost

Regular rates

Culture Current supporting members: 320€

Non-members: 330€

Discounted rates

In order to qualify for the discounted rate you need to be either unemployed (a registered job-seeker at TE-Toimisto) or a full-time student. Please request the discounted rate in the sign-up form.

Culture Current supporting members: 240€

Non-members: 250€

Please pay the regular rate if you can afford it 🙂

No refunds or credit once the payment has been made.

Payment will be due before the course begins.  Culture Current ry will bill you. If you would like to request paying in installments, please ask us.

Become a Culture Current Member!

If you are not a Culture Current supporting member and would like to become one, membership starts at 20€/year. It entitles you to discounts on CC’s courses and more.

Location

A new space in Lapinlahti for the first half of the season, then DuvTeatern rehearsal space in downtown Helsinki.

Sign-up Deadline: 23.8.2021

Sign up is first come, first serve!  Please sign up as soon as possible.

Preference will be given to folks who have been practicing IwIP in the past two years.

The course will be confirmed by 27.8.2021.

If you would like to sign up, please click here.

2) (Inter)acting with the Inner Partner Saturdays 

What? (Inter)acting with the Inner (IwIP) practice sessions twice a month on Saturday mornings.

COVID NOTE: We will meet in person. If there is a radical worsening of the situation, we will postpone sessions and/or offer credit for sessions cancelled.

Aimed for: Anyone interested in IwIP.

Goals:

  • Devel­op IwIP prac­tice and impro­vi­sa­tion­al skills
  • Dra­mat­ic play
  • Devel­op your per­form­ing self
  • Fun

Teacher: Hanna Raiskinmäki, MFA, Alexander Komlosi, MFA, PhD, and other guest teachers.

Language: Hanna will teach in Finnish and English as needed. You are welcome to use any language while you perform and practice.

Timetable:

Saturdays from 10–12.

September — December 2021, every other week.

4.9, 18.9, 2.10, 16.10, 30.10, 13.11. 27.11, 11.12

Weeks 35, 37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47, 49.

Total 8 x 2h sessions (total 16h).

Group size: Min 4, Max 12.

Cost

Regular rates

Culture Current supporting members: 160€

Non-members: 170€

Discounted rates

In order to qualify for the discounted rate you need to be either unemployed (a registered job-seeker at TE-Toimisto) or a full-time student. Please request the discounted rate in the sign-up form.

Culture Current supporting members: 120€

Non-members: 130€

Please pay the regular rate if you can afford it 🙂

No refunds or credit once the payment has been made.

Payment will be due before the course begins.  Culture Current ry will bill you. If you would like to request paying in installments, please ask us.

Become a Culture Current Member!

If you are not a Culture Current supporting member and would like to become one, membership starts at 20€/year. It entitles you to discounts on CC’s courses and more.

Location

Annnankatu and DuvTeatern rehearsal spaces in downtown Helsinki.

Sign-up Deadline: 23.8.2021

Sign up is first come, first serve!  Please sign up as soon as possible.

Preference will be given to folks who have been practicing IwIP in the past two years.

The course will be confirmed by 27.8.2021.

If you would like to sign up, please click here.