Classes with Julie Oak Fall 2017
Held at Body & Soul Yoga Studio 738 Chestnut St. @ corner of Squid Row

RealPlay Improvisation  Inner Explorations to Performance Art

Wednesday evenings 7:15-9 pm 

October 11- December 13 (no class Nov. 22)
9 classes $ 140 - 180 sliding scale
We will focus as a performance troupe. Class may be planned by group after series, date TBD.
Whole series is for people with movement/theater performance experience.

4 classes October 11- November 1 $100
First four classes will focus on inner explorations and improvisation. Open to participants with some experience in somatic practices, movement, and/or theater experience.

To register please go to contact page 

Move your body, open your voice, free your mind and play! Learn empowering movement and theater skills. Weaving sound, movement and words, we co-create embodied scenes and live moving collages based on our Life Stories,
Fantasies and Many Selves.

Our RealPlay Piece-Making Class will be performing.
Informal class showing free and open to the public:

Students will be showing original movement theater solos-

Held on September 27 @ 7:45 pm   738 Chestnut St. SC near corner of Squid Row

Please come!

 Piece-Making       Create your own Mini-Performance Piece 
Make your own 10 minute Movement/Theater piece
Embody your story or the story that inspires you

July 5 - Extended to September 27   6 classes $160-180   10 classes   $220-280 

Develop the Performance Artist in You! Discover, enjoy, focus your creativity. Receive the support and constructive feedback you need to go the distance making your piece. Prompts and structures given in class, you will work on it outside class as well. The genre will be embodied theater: poetic or literal storytelling, character work, or movement with content/narrative. 

To register for Wednesday night class please send $50 non- refundable deposit. Send check or use PayPal.
Checks made out to Julie Oak may be sent to 1000 Pau Hana Dr., Soquel CA 95073

Private Sessions and Private Groups with Julie Oak
Julie works with individuals or groups, using movement explorations and embodied expression for personal transformation and growth. Focus can range from deep process work to fun explorative expression and play. She tailors her facilitation to the needs of each individual or group. Julie draws on extensive experience with body-based therapies, Gestalt, and Authentic Movement, and Continuum. She is the originator of RealPlay.
Performance Coach
Julie also coaches individuals or groups in improvisation for performance or developing original performance pieces. She specializes in coaching movement theater improvisation, dance with text, embodied auto-biographical stories, or bringing more effective movement into your theatrical production. She is an active mentor and skilled director, and works with performing artists of all skill levels.
Julie Oak has been inspiring people, including herself, to move, play, and create for three delight-filled decades. She is originator of RealPlay Improv & Transformative Expression, leading classes, groups and individuals. Julie draws from Movement Theater, Mime, Action Theater, Clowning, Contact Improvisation, Authentic Movement and Gestalt Therapy.