Teatro Korazon’s founder and artistic director (and co-creator and director of several of its theatre pieces) is a theatre director and tenor based in Los Angeles and Kansas City. His projects explore ritual, the ecstatic, and the numinous in widely different contexts from Early Music liturgical reconstructions in European churches to experimental ritual theatre and outrageous rock operas from Bali to Burning Man. Working as a concept creator, director, music director, and experience designer, he collaboratively creates new works and radical adaptations of classics to allow music, theatre, and dance audiences to experience art in new, interactive ways, inviting deep impact through wit, self-awareness, and a richness of layers and media. Educated at Princeton and California Institute of the Arts, he co-founded and was the original artistic director of the Art Monastery in Italy and The Alchemy in Los Angeles. www.ChristopherFuelling.com
Singer, dancer, and teacher of sacred love relationships, Dawn Cherie, is the co-founder of SSSTheatre & Ritual and an ISTA Lead Facilitator and been working with the organism since 2012. An American based in NY and Israel, herwork is focused on enlivening women and men to live love at their great power: using methods of movement, ritual and theater.
She earned her B.A. in Human Ecology from College of the Atlantic in Maine; where she focused on anthropology and ritual to work deeply with nature and its wisdom. A a professional actress in New York City, she co founded several performing troupes: Body Temple, a unique holistic night club extravaganza, and Mad Woman of the Woods theatre company. Over the years her studying took her through many different paths studying with Gloria Maddox theatre as a means of personal development, expression, and professionalism.
She is the co-founder of KabaLove – School of Love in Kabala, along with Ohad Ezrahi, her beloved where she teaches the way of sacred relationships and spirituality and the power of relating in an expanded relationship form as well as leading ceremonies for thousands in Israel. Her passion is in facilitating workshops to help foster a greater connection between passion and spirit ; and how myth and ritual support our way of self expression, power and freedom. Dawn studied the Five Rhythms for two decades with Gabrielle Roth and Jonathan Horan. She was in a priestessing apprenticeship in a women’s mystery school with Alisa Starkweather. Also an influential teacher along the path was that of Arkan; a native Peruvian adopted Lakota medicine man. She was teaching in the kohennet training program in America of Hebrew priestessing. She is passionate about the healing of woman of their shame around their sexuality, helping them to uncover their inner sacred jewel. It would be a fib to say that her relationship is anything short of an amazing living laboratory of love, freedom, and exponential growth. She also is in love with her red-tail boa, Kunda(lini) who often accompanies her on her healing/performance work
Korazonics co-creator and teacher is a pleasure activist, performance artist, writer, sex educator and healer who has lead sacred sexuality workshops with men and women for fourteen years. She does private intimacy coaching with couples and healing vaginal massage with women. She wrote, directed, and produced two theater pieces, The Tao of Sex and Bloodlines/Women’s Moon Stories. Her recent one woman shows, Riding the Dragon and Keep It Wet bring humor and the mystical to a woman’s sexual experience. In 2015 Lisa gave birth to the Women’s Sexual Mystery School, a year long immersion into the ancient practices and rituals of the temple priestesses, which now has groups in Santa Barbara, San Francisco, and Boulder. Lisa has studied with top teachers in her field, including Shakti Malan, Michaela Boehm, David Deida and Bodhi Avinasha. She has acquired extensive knowledge of Goddess practices through her studies with Ariel Spilsbury and the 13 Moon Mystery School. For more information on her work, see www.LisaCitore.com
Play Your Desire co-creator Eric Oberthaler (eO) studied composition at Oberlin Conservatory and CalArts. He has since expanded into production, sound design, mixing, mastering, music direction, teaching, live performance, interactive technologies and transformational ritual. His music is immersive and his style kaleidoscopic - playing in the spaces between cultures and melting walls between genres.
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