All training labs and workshops ceased after Autumn Equinox 2019



1977 to 2019

 

~ DOCUMENTATION ~
2023 INTERVIEW, VIDEO DOCUMENTS, WORKBOOK, DIRECTORS,
PARATHEATRE BEYOND GROTOWSKI, INTERVIEWS, ARTICLES







INTERVEW with ANTERO ALLI. Part 1 (Jan. 18, 2023, Portland OR)
With Joao Peixoto on the legacy of ParaTheatrical ReSearch
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VIDEO DOCUMENTS
Performance & Non-performance modes (since 1991)

PARATHEATRICAL RESEARCH WORKBOOK
"STATE OF EMERGENCE" by Antero Alli (2020)
Experiments in Group Ritual Dynamics

THE DIRECTORS
Sylvi Alli, Music director & Vocal training
Antero Alli, Artistic director & Paratheatrical training




Excerpt from "ESCAPE FROM CHAPEL PERILOUS"
Poetry by Sylvia Plath. (December 2018, Portland).
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PARATHEATRE BEYOND GROTOWSKI
On the term "Paratheatre" and its offshoots

INTERVIEWS
Antero and Sylvi on Paratheatre

ARTICLES & ESSAYS
Paratheatre and related topics




~ THE WORK PROCESS ~
4 STAGES OF WORK (Video), ORIENTATION, THE ASOCIAL CLIMATE,
NO-FORM, TRIGGER METHODS, THE 5 INTENTIONS,
THE EMBODIED VOICE, THE RITUAL FACILITATOR,




FOUR STAGES OF WORK (2020; 10 min.)
Group demonstration of what typically occurs in the
first hour of a 3-hour session: 1) The physical warm-up
2) Non-directional jogging 3) No-Form practice
and 4) Conscious projection/Sourcing.



ORIENTATION
Guiding principles of this work

THE ASOCIAL CLIMATE
The social bypass of paratheatrical process

NO-FORM: THE CRUX OF THIS MEDIUM
Inner and outer adjustments of source work

TRIGGER METHODS
The cohesive ritual technology of this medium

THE 5 INTENTIONS
On advancement in this work



"Bardoville". Poetry by Charles Bukowski. (May 2017, Portland)


ON VERTICALITY
Opening the door to the internal landscape

THE EMBODIED VOICE
Vocal methods in paratheatre

THE RITUAL FACILITATOR
Set, Setting, and Guidelines for Group Work


 


~ OUR BACK STORY~
TESTIMONIALS, ORIGINS OF THIS MEDIUM, RITUAL LAB THEMES,
PRODUCTION HISTORY, NOTES ON THE MUSES DIALOGUE (with video)






"A Turbulence of Muses". Poetry by Arthur Rimbaud. (Dec. 2016; Portland)


TESTIMONIALS
Stories shared by past participants

DEVELOPMENT OF THIS PARATHEATRE MEDIUM
Early trainings, inspirations and origins, 1970 - 2022

RITUAL LAB THEMES
1996 - 2019; feauring ritual journal entires

PRODUCTION HISTORY
Berkeley, Seattle, Portland

NOTES ON THE MUSES DIALOGUE
Pearls and Perils of Courting the Muses
(includes video)



VERTICAL POOL (CURRENT & FUTURE PROJECTS),
PARATHEATRE MANIFESTO, LINKS, CONTACT, SITE MAP










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