We're pleased and excited that Master Instructor Sarah Victoria will return with PEM Australia Representative Rik Stowman in October to conduct workshops for a week at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in October. We will be introducing all the 1st, 2nd and 3rd years students to PEM. WAAPA's alumni include Hugh Jackman, Heath Ledger and Tim Minchin. After having previously taught at the renowned National Institute for Dramatic Arts NIDA on Australia’s East Coast, we are excited to share our knowledge with actors on Australia’s Western Coast in Perth! Classes take place in October!
The Voice and Speech Trainer Association VASTA (tag) holds its 31st annual International VASTA Conference, titled The Art of Storytelling, from 4th-8th August, in Singapore. PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria and developer of PEM voice Kristina Heuer will be there to hold a master class titled "Emotion to Voice – PEM Voice Work“. VASTA is an international organization whose mission is to advance the art, research and visibility of the voice and speech profession. Register here: https://www.vasta.org/conference/detail?id=7 We are proud to be at there and look forward to sharing our knowledge with you!
PEM is not only used as an acting techniques in the Performing Arts but also as a tool in personal development and social projects. A few years back, we started working with autistic people who are often disconnected from their emotions to help them find more emotional stability in their lives. We are now very pleased to announce that ‘Project AFA - autism for autism’ has been founded to offer PEM to as many autistic people as possible. Within days, the projects reached thousands of followers! Please help spread the word to raise even more awareness! We thank you! Project [...]
PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria will be traveling to Cardiff, Wales, tomorrow to hold a 2-day PEM workshop at the Living Pictures Summer Retreat 2017 - an opportunity for British actors to work with international theatre practitioners for over two weeks! We look forward to sharing our knowledge with you at this exclusive event! More info: http://www.livingpictures.org.uk/
It is always a pleasure to share the PEM knowledge with artists of a new country and a new culture, especially one that is so far away and different from ours here in Europe. PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria recently trained a Japanese actress (aided by a translator!) intensively via Skype for a week. The actress was so impressed and fascinated by the biology of emotions taught through PEM that she is eager to tell her colleagues and to spread the word about our knowledge. Workshops in Japan are now in the planning stages! See impressions from the sessions below. [...]
Titled „Natural Brilliance“, the annual retreat provides a great opportunity to work with leading UK and US theatre practitioners for two weeks in a truly unique environment near Carmarthen in West Wales. PEM - represented by PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria - will be introduced on the last two workshop days on 15th and 16th June. Thank you Robert Bowman, co-director of Living Pictures Productions, for inviting us to this event! Dates: June 5th - 16th Times: Monday - Friday 10 - 6pm Where: Coed Dylan, Llangain, Carmarthenshire Cost: £350 More info: http://www.livingpictures.org.uk We look forward to sharing our knowledge [...]
PEM representative Rik Stowman held a very successful PEM Foundation Class at the Actors Centre Australia in Sydney last Saturday! Thank you Rik, for the great work! Here is a comment from one of the participants: "Thanks so much for an outstanding workshop! PEM equips the actor to make creative choices with such simplicity and efficiency, easily becoming a trusty toolkit in any performative context. I look forward to the next Sydney workshop to hone my PEM skills further." Edric Hong, actor, Sydney
The Voice and Speech Trainer Association VASTA holds its 31st annual International VASTA Conference, titled The Art of Storytelling, from 4th-8th August, in Singapore. PEM will be represented by PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria and developer of PEM voice Kristina Heuer. VASTA is an international organization whose mission is to advance the art, research and visibility of the voice and speech profession. PEM was invited to introduce an internationally renowned crowd of voice practitioners to PEM. Sarah Victoria and Kristina Heuer will hold a PEM Master Class titled "Emotion to Voice – PEM Voice Work“. This workshop offers a unique [...]