sair goetz:

PlayVox

This workshop explores playing with one’s voice. These are the props needed for this class: 

  • a lemon /lime 
  • a sense of humour 
  • your most brightly colored top 
  • sticky notes (or colored paper) 
  • a black marker (or crayon) 
  • 5 different kinds of writing implements (different colors, or just different textures) 
  • a space you can speak aloud in (a closet or bathroom is fine) 

This is a Happy Hour class, BYOB. 

sair goetz writes instructions that queer problematic realities into speculative fictions. Their work takes the form of bodily performance, video, installation, and signage. 

Listen to sair talk about their work. 

Watch sair’s ‘making of’ documentary 

This class was recorded on Zoom on 7th May 2021. 

[00:00:21] Intro
[00:07:53] The Question Game
[00:13:05] Writing for Multivoice
[00:38:50] Disconnecting the Voice
[00:46:25] Discussion

With thanks to the students on David Shearing’s Immersive Project 2021 at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama for taking part in the making of this video, especially the BA CPP Performance Arts students: Magda Cinkova, Luca Cipollone, Tamar Degani, Benedict Doggwiler, Kate Duckworth, Phoebe Grove, Madison Maycock, Louis Mcneilly, Georgia Mulholland, Eve Proctor, Hannah Thomson, Oona Webster Jones, and the BA TP Design for Stage students: Sophie Andrews, Sophie Davies, Greta Dietz, Jiayi Ding, Xinyi Du, Joe Lee, Yifei Ma, George Martin, William Tighe, Peiyao Wang, LeShaun Williams, Yimei Zhao, all of whom gave their permission to be featured in the final edit. Also thanks to Central lecturers Andreas Skourtis, David Shearing and Diana Damian Martin for their support in organising this series.