CAIRH - Roy Hart International Arts Center
Chateau de Malérargues
F-30140 Thoiras +33 466 85 45 98

Intensive Workshops

These workshops are intended for persons who already have some experience of vocal expression and are interested in an engagement with Roy Hart work.
Previous experience with the Roy Hart approach is helpful.
Owing to the demand, and the need for teachers to be fully prepared for each student, applicants are requested to include a brief CV with a photo and letter of motivation when they apply.

8 - 20 Septembre 2015The Creative Voice International SeminarKaya ANDERSON, Albino BIGNAMINI*, Anne HEEG et Saso VOLLMAIER *register

Directed by Kaya ANDERSON, Albino BIGNAMINI*, Anne HEEG & Saso VOLLMAIER* (pianist)

Price : 1200 € (teaching and lodging but no food)

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28 Sept / 24 Oct 2015 4 Week Vocal IntensiveCarol MENDELSOHN/Saule RYAN/David GOLDSWORTHY/Walli HOEFINGER/Christiane HOMMELSHEIMregister

Directed by Carol Mendelsohn with Saule Ryan, David Goldsworthy, Walli Hoefinger & Christiane Hommelsheim.

This is a comprehensive programme of individual and group vocal training for those students who have already gained some experience in Roy Hart voice work or in other related fields. Students will be able to enjoy the process of developing the full expressive range of their voice. From exploration of archetypal sound to the theatrical expressions of texts (Shakespeare, poetry, etc.) and the imaginative interpretation of songs, each person will discover his/her unique vocal potential. In this workshop we will emphasize the profound connections between body, breath and vocal expression. The essential elements of the programme are: – Voice and body warm-ups – Individual and group voice lessons – Group improvisation with sound, text and music – Interpretation of song and text. Please send a short CV + photo with a cover letter in addition to the registration form. For more information: e-mail
Price : € (with lodging not food).

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1er - 6 Novembre 2015Voice in Artistic Expression (Year Group 2015/2016)Edda HEEH & Walli HOEFINGERregister

Directed by Edda Heeg & Walli Hoefinger
(Dates : 14–19 June 2015 / 1–06 November2015 / 13–18 March 2016 /5–10 June 2016).
Level : intermediary
Hours : 10h- 13h & 15h – 17h30
Participants : 12
Price : 1782 € (for the 4 sessions – 132 h)

In this group we will focus on the possibilities/availabilities of the voice in artistic expression and explore the connections between body/movement, voice, emotion and music.

This workshop is created for people who would like to work on a continuous base for one year. We will meet for 4 sessions of 6 days. There could be a performance at the end of the 4th session.

There will be body awareness work, group singing lessons and ateliers, as well as individual sessions with both teachers.

Our focus will be to discover and dive into your own space and your own emotional depth so that you can bring them both into your artistic expression and your life.

“Make the unheard audible.”

Participants will be invited to bring and develop their own artistic material as part of the progression in the group.

Other working elements:
body and voice awareness
polyphonic singing
song interpretation
improvisation
vocal composition/your own music/your own text
performance issues

Preference will be given to candidates who have already worked with Roy Hart Theatre teachers.
Please send with your enrolment form a short letter of motivation.

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14-19 June 2015Voice in Artistic Expression (Year Group 2015/2016)Edda HEEG & Walli HOEFINGERregister

Directed by Edda Heeg & Walli Hoefinger
(Dates : 14–19 June 2015 / 1–06 November2015 / 13–18 March 2016 /5–10 June 2016).
Level : intermediary
Hours : 10h- 13h & 15h – 17h30
Participants : 12
Price : 1782 € (for the 4 workshops/ 132 h)

In this group we will focus on the possibilities/availabilities of the voice in artistic expression and explore the connections between body/movement, voice, emotion and music.

This workshop is created for people who would like to work on a continuous base for one year. We will meet for 4 sessions of 6 days. There could be a performance at the end of the 4th session.

There will be body awareness work, group singing lessons and ateliers, as well as individual sessions with both teachers.

Our focus will be to discover and dive into your own space and your own emotional depth so that you can bring them both into your artistic expression and your life.

“Make the unheard audible.”

Participants will be invited to bring and develop their own artistic material as part of the progression in the group.

Other working elements:
body and voice awareness
polyphonic singing
song interpretation
improvisation
vocal composition/your own music/your own text
performance issues

Preference will be given to candidates who have already worked with Roy Hart Theatre teachers.
Please send with your enrolment form a short letter of motivation.

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