PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria spent three weeks in New Zealand to teach acting students at the National Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School as well as opera singers at the National School of Music in Wellington. Additional public PEM workshops were held in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington. Overall we introduced more than 130 actors, opera singers, musicians, directors, parents, teachers and therapists to the Perdekamp Emotional Method. We also trained young actors at The Court Youth Company and would like to share some deep insights from the participants: [after a Fear exercise] “I’ve been in fear, because of the earthquakes, [...]
This week, PEM was part of the 19th Youth Theatre Festival of the German State Theatre in Timisoara, Romania. It is a festival where German-speaking actors from Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Hungary, the Ukraine and Germany participate to present their newest productions and celebrate the arts. The PEM workshop was held by PEM instructor Kata Klug and was again extremely well received by the young actors who felt inspired by the physicality of Stephan Perdekamp’s technique. “Interesting and useful, not just for the stage but in life as well” said one of the teenage participants. Thank you Stephan Perdekamp for [...]
Thank you to NIDA, The National Institute of Dramatic Art, for hosting PEM and inviting Master Instructor Sarah Victoria and Australian Representative Rik Stowman back once again. What a thrill it was to share PEM's biological access to pure emotions with one of the world's leading Acting schools! To experience the unique biological approach to acting for yourself at our studio in Melbourne, head to https://www.pemstudios.com.au/termclasses/ and apply for our next term classes starting in May! Developed and designed by German Director and Playwright Stephan Perdekamp, PEM provides performers with direct effortless and repeatable access to authentic emotions on a purely [...]
PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria and PEM Australia Representative Rik Stowman are absolutely thrilled to be returning to Australia’s most prestigious drama university NIDA today to share the Perdekamp Emotional Method with its talented and dedicated Actors. We look forward to sharing our knowledge with some of Australia's best emerging talent! Thank you, Stephan Perdekamp, and welcome to Australia!