love teaching, and watching that "Aha!"
moment when something suddenly clicks"
Many of us have forgotten
how to be imaginative and intuitive. Joyful play is a state that is
utterly natural to us during childhood, and yet becomes neglected as we
get older. We're transformed from the leaping, running, spiraling energy
of the child, to the sedate, limited movement of the adult. These 3
workshops assist mind and body and spirit to emerge, and to explore the
pleasure of performance.
The workshops create a learning situation and safe structure where we
can recover that state of everyday creativity and openness which is our
Over the years I've taught uncountable workshops and extended classes
for schools, universities, theatre groups, corporations, and the public.
I taught theatre at Neptune Theatre in Halifax for over 12 years,
movement at Halifax Dance, and at Acadia University, and been a speaker
at the San Francisco Circus School.
I am currently teaching
for the Cirque du Monde program of the Cirque du Soleil, and have
recently returned from intensive workshops in Montreal and Burkina Faso,