Acrobatics of the Heart, 2019:
Grotowski-based and Viewpoints-grounded training

Acrobatics of the Heart 2019 with Stephen Wangh and Wendell Beavers offers training in both the psychophysical acting work initiated by Jerzy Grotowski and the awareness and performance training of the Viewpoints.

12-Day Performer Training:
Summer, 2019

  • Grotowski-based physical training: Cat, corporels & plastiques
  • Viewpoint training: awareness practices and group work
  • Boundless Improvisation, integrating psychophysical acting and Viewpoints
  • Outdoor and sensory training
  • Discussions/lectures on practice


The 2019 workshop is taking place at Earthdance, an artist-run residency and retreat center located in the Berkshire hills of Western Massachusetts. The 125 acres of land and facilities provide a beautiful and rustic environment that includes beautiful studio spaces, sauna, and hiking trails.

Tuition: $2,000

Includes food and lodging

Special early bird discount: 10% discount for all applications fully paid before May 1st.
Payment plans can be arranged.