Rejuvenate, connect, create & Reflect
8th - 9th July, 2023
Join us for Zen Zen Zo’s 2023 ARTIST RETREAT, facilitated by Dr. Lynne Bradley and award-winning poet Chalise van Wyngaardt (Boy Renaissance). This immersive weekend retreat is designed to recharge and reinspire artists and creatives across various disciplines, providing a space for reflection and connection in our all-too-busy contemporary lives. It is also open to non-artists looking to give themselves the gift of tapping into their creativity and rediscovering balance.
Incorporating a rejuvenating mix of yoga, creative writing, actor training, and wellbeing education – this retreat is
a must for those feeling the need to slow down, rebalance and reconnect to their creativity.
The art of vulnerability
Dropping into the flow
HEALTH & WELLBEING
- mental health maintenance
- digital detox
No prior experience is needed and everyone is welcome (actors, dancers, writers, directors, teachers, students, creative souls, non-artists needing some work-life balance).
Saturday 8 – Sunday 9 July
ADC Studio, Judith Wright Centre (Brisbane)
$220 (Full Price)
$180 (Early Bird Discount – booked & amp; paid 30 June)
$150 (Actor’s Dojo Discount)
DR LYNNE BRADLEY
Lynne co-founded Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre in 1992 and is currently the Artistic Director of the Sunshine Coast Chamber Music Festival. Lynne has taught physical theatre training and devising, run Artist Retreats, and facilitated transformational workshops and programs in Australia and abroad for the past 30 years. She is currently completing her Masters degree in Counselling at UQ in order to better support the arts sector in its
CHALISE VAN WYNGAARDT
Chalise is an emerging therapist, professional theatre-maker and nationally regarded spoken word artist whose work focuses on mental health, identity, and spirituality, with specific interest in supporting the LGBTQIA+ community, and creatives. Chalise has delivered mental-health-focused creative writing workshops for 6 years in schools, adult groups, and one-on-one with clients from around the world, with great success. They are currently in their third year in a Bachelor of Counselling and Psychotherapy, and are using their studies to deepen the therapeutic quality of their creative work and their workshops.