We arrive at the Institut Del Teatro de Barcelona at 2pm. Anna Estrada, the director of the school, sets us up in a room and we start to go. We are a group of six today-
Me, Jenn and Martin from Working Group.
Anna- who on tp of being director of the school is also Artistic Director of La Pell
Noah Drew- award winning sound designer from Vancouver, representing Jump Current
Meagan O’shea- Award winning choreographer from Toronto
Missing were Shawn Johnson from Working Group and Catalina of La Barracuda Carmela (a theater company in Barcelona)
I forget, because I don’t do it enough, really, what it is to get in the room with strangers. We are moving, taking up space, rolling on the floor, touching (all that “actor” shit), sweating… it’s crash course ensemble building. We make noise.
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