Flying Table

Crossing gravity in acrobatic dance

Highly physical expression around the table

– Over 25 years of practical research and performance in physical theatre –

This workshop explores internal and external readiness for the actor. It is ideal for those using their body as the key element in the theatrical or any creative devising process. Therefore also for anyone seeking to discover new sources of physical creativity. The core of this training involves integrating body and physical impulse, voice and movement, emotions and imagination. On this training we will apply exercises based on years of practice and research in ensemble based physical theatre. Thoroughly working with the individual, the partner and the ensemble. We will awaken a sense of togetherness, internal and external rhythm, physical impulses, spatial awareness and focus. The state of readiness developed through this training enhances and expands our possibilities. Capabilities In classical theatre acting, physical theatre, dance and film by creating within the performer a sense of potential and aliveness. 

We seek to develop presence; to reveal a body that is open and free, expressive and capable of communicating emotional truth thus bringing to bear our most authentic, vulnerable and creatively powerful state. 

photos by Mateusz Bral, A. Chruściel, Julianna Bloodgood


Rafał Habel-Bloodgood