#SWIMP20: Monologic (Workshop)
In this workshop you will get techniques to get a more poetic and concrete way to get your character's inner life to come into the spotlight.
Instructor: Daniel Malmqvist
#SWIMP20: Be the Inspiration (workshop)
This workshop will challenge you to flip around all the Yes And-ing that you’ve learned, and start focusing on being the inspiration yourself.
Instructor: Hazel Salminen
#SWIMP20: Mixtionary (Workshop + performance)
Want to perform at SWIMP20? This is your chance! Kiva Murphy will guide this mixerteam through their very first performance together. Note that in order to take this workshop you must also be availble to perform at the festival Friday March 6th.
#SWIMP20: Dark Improv (workshop)
Improvisation is nearly always light and comic. This workshop explores dark and serious genres, inspired by nordic noir and horror.
Instructors: Peter More and Emma Wessleus
#SWIMP20: Let's play... seriously (Workshop)
In this workshop we will use applied clowning and physical theatre techniques to bring pure joy into our improv. We all talk about having fun on stage but what does that really mean? When you are genuinely having
fun on stage, you are captivating to watch and that magnetism is impossible to fake.
Instructor: Kiva Murphy
#SWIMP20: Objects and Puppets (workshop)
This workshop explores improv using objects and puppets. Every object can be a puppet and every puppet is a complex character. All that we have to do is bring them to life and just let them play.
Instructor: Dan Codreanu
#SWIMP20: Improvised Rapping (workshop)
This workshop takes everyone from intermediates to people who have never tried rapping before and uses a combination of techniques to get them performing full length cyphers and the show stopping set pieces used by professional freestylers within 3 hours.
Instructor: Lee Apsey
#SWIMP20: The Inappropriate Line (workshop)
This workshop explores how the deal when the inappropiate happens. In this workshop we will create a safe space in which we can let these moments arise, then learn how to deal with them – by recontextualizing, doubling down, speaking honestly and finding creative ways to say both “yes” and “no.
Instructor: Itamar Karbian
#SWIMP20: Acapella Improv (workshop)
Professional Musical Theatre actress and improviser Lisa Lynn (Acaprov, Multiverse, MusicBox) will be teaching a capella musical improv step by step.
Instructor: Lisa Lynn