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BodyConstitution practical seminar: training sessions and workshops

April 2016


Contact and application

Please email your completed application form by 20 March 2016 to Justyna Rodziska-Nair at Please include in the subject of the email ‘BodyConstitution workshops’ followed by the name of the chosen workshop. The number of places is limited. Applicants will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.



Workshops: 60 EUR

The training sessions of the Two Paths Studio and the ‘Esprit Yamak’ workshop are free to attend, but advance registration is required.


The workshops will be conducted in English

Detailed programme



Sat–Sun 2–3 April 2016, 17:00–19:00

Two Paths Studio

Training session with Przemysaw Baszczak

Na Grobli Studio, Studio Space


Sat–Sun 2–3 April 2016, 17:00–19:00

Two Paths Studio

Training session with Jakub Gontarski

Laboratory Theatre Space


Sat–Mon 2–4 April 2016, 10:00–12:15, 12:30–14:45

Esprit Yamak: L'Art Du Déplacement

Workshop with Laurent Piemontesi, assisted by Simone Bicorgna, Diana Bruno, Yohann Bassez

Outdoor public spaces


Tue–Thu 5–7 April 2016, 10:00–12:30

Aikido – Enemy as a Partner

Workshop with Piotr Masztalerz, with guest Tsuruzo Miyamoto Shihan

Wrocaw Aikikai Dojo, ul. Hubska 20


Tue–Thu 5–7 April, 10:00–12:30


Workshop with Sathyanarayanan Govindan Kutty Nair, Rajasekharan Nair Nagappan Nair and Raam Kumar Ravikumar

Na Grobli Studio, Studio Space


Tue–Thu 5–7 April 2016, 10:00–13:00


Workshop with Mestre Cobra Mansa

Laboratory Theatre Space


Tue–Thu 5–7 April 2016, 9:00–13:00

Tomoe Butoh Method

Workshop with Kagaya Sanae and Amano Uzumi of Tomoe Shizune & Hakutobo

Na Grobli Studio, ZARzone


Fri–Sun 8–10 April, 9:00–13:00

Fighting Monkey Practice – Earthquake Architecture

Workshop with Jozef Frucek

Na Grobli Studio, Studio Space


Fri–Sun 8–10 April 2016,  9:30–12:30

Practising Somaesthetics

Workshop with Richard Shusterman

Na Grobli Studio, Rehearsal Room


Fri–Sun 8–10 April 2016, 9:00–13:00

The Method of Theodoros Terzopoulos

Workshop with Savvas Stroumpos of Attis Theatre

Laboratory Theatre Space


Fri–Sun 8–10 April 2016, 9:00–13:00


Workshop with Yves Lebreton

Na Grobli Studio, ZARzone


The organisers reserve the right to modify the programme.



The seminar is a part of the project “BodyConstitution: Intercultural dialogue on actor training – a series of work sessions, academies and seminars with drama schools students from Poland and Norway” undertaken as part of the programme “Promotion of Diversity in Culture and Arts within European Cultural Heritage” as part of  the EEA FM 2009–2014.

The project is supported by a grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, from the EEA Grants, and co-financed from Polish founds.