No Pressure Improv presents CONSENT F.R.I.E.S with Kaivalya Plays
Hosted By : No Pressure Improv 7 Kaivalya Plays
Led by Varoon from Kaivalya plays, this experience will introduce practices to facilitate a safe environment for performers to create and execute intimate scene work.
This includes scenes of a sexual nature or that deal with physical touching between performers
We learn :
1. What consent is
2. How to apply it
3. How to say "No"
4. Develop a vocabulary for performance based on "Heat-Weight"
5. Develop a vocabulary for physical intimacy on stage.
Ideal for facilitators and performers. Open to everyone.
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No Pressure Improv is a Bengaluru based Improv Community.
We do two in-person jams a week and one online jam, bi-weekly. We also host Improv Movie Nights, Improv Open Mics, Quiz & Gamenights, Writer-Improviser Jams, Improv masterclasses and professional shows.
We aim to keep it fun and relaxed. No pressure!
Kaivalya Plays is a performing arts and production company led by Varoon P. Anand as its Artistic Director and Gaurav Singh Nijjer as General Manager. With its root in the cultural capital of India, New Delhi, the group has created innovative artistic experiences with a focus on community-building.
The team has worked with many diplomatic institutions like the Embassy of Spain and Instituto Cervantes, Embassy of Argentina, Embassy of Ecuador, Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhawan in Delhi and Bangalore, among others, to produce cross-cultural theatre productions in English, Hindi, and Spanish which have been staged at festivals like Gender Bender, Old World Theatre Festival, Reconnect Theatre Festival, Short & Sweet Delhi, among others.
Their artistic training is grounded in spontaneous improvisation, lying at the intersection of short-form improvisations (for performances and workshop) and applied improvisation (with a focus on mental health, business, education, training)