Intro to Resilience:
Awaking the Superpower of any
RESILIENCE: Awaking the Superpower of any Production Professional!
As a production professional, the most important resource you have is your resilience. Managing the long hours, the emotional lows that come with long dry spells, not feeling good enough and the
many other challenges that may confront you in your career. Your number one defence to all of the
above is to be grounded in your resilience – your superpower and gift that keeps giving. Resilience
supports self-confidence, well-being, and your overall mindset.
In this interactive online introductory workshop, you will be guided through a step by step process that will give voice to your resilience through perspective taking/role playing of your own resources that can keep your wellbeing balanced. It’s the perfect opportunity to reacquaint yourself with your inner strengths and acquire tools to stay connected to them whenever you need a top up. You may even want to take the perspective of other strengths/resources that exist in the group and, through the same guided step by step process, integrate them for your own cannon of resilience.
Space is minimal, so if you’re interested in this workshop, register before the available spots fill up!
Instructor: Alan Powell
After nearly 20 years directing trauma-based educational narratives and six years of training in various therapeutic modalities Alan developed and piloted Actor Care® a model that supports actors’ resilience and vulnerability during the creative process. He works 1-1 and in groups with actors and non-actors.
His work has been presented for industry communities and conferences internationally including the International Association of Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes, Musicians’ and Performing Artists’ Health and Performance (Norway), the Australian Society for Performing Arts Health, Association for Theatre in Higher Education (USA), Stanislavsky Research Centre (UK), Spotlight and Association of Acting Coaches & Educators (Canada).
He has been an Actor Care® Specialist on the feature film Broken Bird (Catalyst Studios, Serbia/USA), Recollections (Adders Entertainment, UK), A Vampire Story (Greenwich Theatre, UK), Within These Four Walls (Judi Dench Playhouse, UK). Upcoming; WalledIN (Equity Showcase, Canada).
What You Get:
- 1 hour of education and networking
- Certificate of completion
What You Need to Bring:
- Note-taking tools
- Plenty of questions
Date & Time
Saturday February 17, 2024 | 10:00am – 11:00am PST
**All sessions may be recorded**
Anywhere with a solid internet connection, it’s virtual! The course will be hosted on Zoom. Further connection details will be sent once you are a student.
Space is limited so register today by clicking the button below. Can’t wait to see you there!
If you have any questions you can email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org