The Power of Play
Why your #1 resource is your 8 year-old self
Michael Schwartz
60 minutes
OVERVIEW

WHAT TO EXPECT

  1. THE HISTORY OF PLAY
    Organized vs. disorganized play, and how YOU define “”play”” in your own life
  2. THE BENEFITS OF PLAY
    An explanation of how play can improve memory and cognition, increase optimism, enhance collaboration, etc.
  3. HOW TO PLAY
    An exploration of some various (and unexpected) ways you can play throughout the day
  4. WARM-UP
    Stretches, vocal exercises, improv games, and a splash of imagination!
  5. THINK ABOUT PLAY
    Discover how you enjoy life now by thinking back to your 8-year-old self
  6. 6. PLAYYYYYY!
    A final theater game, giving everyone a change to fully play

REQUIREMENTS

Guests should bring a notebook and writing utensil, and the workshop best takes place in a room where everyone can sit in a chair in a circle, but where there is also space to push the chairs aside and move around. Light snacks will be provided to all the participants.

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