In 2015 Self-With-Others training and DUENDE came unexpectadly into my life and offered me an artistic home and a big, colourful, multilanguaged and hyper-talented community of artists friends and collaborators. Since 2017 I teach SWO in small and big groups in Athens, at DUENDE’s international residencies in Lesvos and the DUENDE School of Ensemble Physical Theatre’ s annual based educational programme. This 6-year long exciting period of my life is, among other things, the richest and most heartful learning experience of my life.

Self-With-Others technique is a practical and experiential method of training performing artists within an ensemble context. It is the core of the work of John Britton – founder and artistic director of the former international artist collective DUENDE. I have renamed the training Experimenta Self-With-Others, as I teach it enriched with useful tools from other areas of interest (neuroscience, somatics, breathwork, other artistic and performing training), but also from a strong theoretical background (theatre, dance and performance studies)

 

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In November launches in Athens the intensive workshop on Experimenta Self-With-Others.
11 – 13 November 2022
15-hour course
 
At the end of April launches in Athens the 5-week long course on Self-With-Others.
April – May 2022
15-hour course
 
At the end of September launches in Athens the annual based performance training of DUENDE School of Ensemble Physical Theatre in collaboration with DUENDE’s Artistic Director dancer and choreographer Eva Tsourou and DUENDE Artist musician and performer Nefeli Stamatogiannopoulou.
 
September 2021- June 2022
216- hours course
 
At the end of October launches in Athens the 8-week long course on Self-With-Others.
 
October – December 2021
24-hour course
 
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