DSL Event in collaboration with Labanarium
September 14th 2018 "Mental Health and the Physical Performer"
Friday 10:00am at Drama Studio London, 1 Grange Court, Grange Road, Ealing, W5 5QN
Cost: £25.00 Concessions: £15.00 (Concessions include Registered Students, Over 65, Unwaged)
With an increase of performers-in-training presenting with mental and emotional health issues, the Labanarium is collaborating with the Drama Studio London on a symposium event which deals with such issues and is aimed primarily at teachers, practitioners and support workers in the field of performer training including dance, theatre, music and sport.
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Dr Jane Oakland (British Association Performing Arts Medicine, Director of Stresspoints.co.uk Sink or Swim: Towards an understanding of Mental Health in the Performing Arts
Dr Paul Grolz (University of Worcester) Identifying and supporting poor mental wellbeing through assessment
Beth Wood & Andy Barker (Prospero Theatre; Mind Fitness Training): Mind Fitness workshop
Ita O’Brien (Royal Central School of Speech and Drama) Safe working practice - Intimacy in performance
Alice Brockway (Manchester Metropolitan University): Playing Sane
Annemarie Gaillard (Independent Dramatherapist): Supporting (the) play: a dramatherapeutic intervention for the actor
Dr Roanna Mitchell, (University of Kent) Dr Roanna Mitchell leads a roundtable on Body Anxiety among performers.
Pat O’Toole (Rose Bruford College): ‘A Year in the Life of the Mental Health Charter for the Performing Arts’