Workshops in the Business Environment
Work is a very serious matter indeed. We freight our work with
meaning and identity, and fight hard and long for some kind of purpose
in our endeavors. Organizations need to understand the wellsprings of
human creativity in order to shape conversations that are invitational
to an individual's greater powers. Good poetry can provide explosive insight,
grant needed courage and stir the dormant imagination of individuals and
David Whyte, Poet
Strengthening and expanding our imagination facilitates expansion in
the business environment. Walking the dog Theater (WTD) offers workshops
in Creative Writing, Storytelling and Theater to support you and your
organizations growth and development. WTD leads you and your colleagues/employees
in creating artistic experiences that will resonate in the organizations
day-to-day work. While the artistic work enlivens the creative capacities
within the individual and nourishes the soul life, the creative process
fosters a sense for the whole, benefiting the entire organization.
Every organization seeks to expand its language. At the heart of our
creative writing work is the experience that stimulating our sense of
language broadens our perspective and our awareness for what is possible.
Every organization has a story, and communicating that story effectively
is a key to success. This story is the reason for the organizations
existence, yet it can get buried under the immediate demands of the work.
WTDs storytelling workshops uncover your personal story and your
organizations story and help incorporate them into the life of your
Fit the action to the word, the word to the action,
Hamlet advises the players.
The actor learns to think laterally and to bring that process into outer
expression. Creating gestures, characters, speech, and keeping many choices
alive at once inspires our mind and spirit. Theater games and dramatic
exercises focus our direction and help develop an understanding for meaningful
action. WTD artists engage you and your organization in a challenging
and enlivening process.