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Newcastle Improv Festival: Laughter Yoga Workshop with Melissa Murphy at Alphabetti Theatre

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It's crazy, it's silly, it's lots of fun!!! Come along and experience the Shy Laugh, The Shower Laugh and the Superman Laugh, along with many others!

Melissa Murphy is a BWY yoga teacher who trained as a laughter facilitator in 2006. She has a monthly laughter class in Jesmond and has led one-off sessions for International Women's Day, Mental Health Awareness Week, the MS Society, Newcastle Business School and school groups. Over the years she has built up a rich repertoire of activities, often finding that the unexpected, off–the-cuff moments provide the best inspiration.

Each session consists of an introduction, a warm up, some practice laughs, gradually leading into more interactive activities. Participants get to consider how to incorporate laughter in daily life and each session ends with an unusual lie down at the end…

Wear comfy clothes and bring bottled water. Suitable for adults and families with children aged 8+

Newcastle Improv Festival runs over 9-days from Saturday 27th July to Sunday 4th August. Huge amounts of fun to be had day-and-night for grown-ups and for kids. 30+ events of sheer, unalloyed pleasure and improvised uniqueness, from brilliant local and national artists, here to give you the best time. Improv comedy and theatre, music and dance, even film! Shows, workshops and activities take place at Alphabetti Theatre, The Cumberland Arms, The Stand Comedy Club, Seven Stories and Jurys Inn Newcastle. NiF is brought to you by the Suggestibles, who are celebrating their 15-year anniversary with a full-blown festival, and it's gonna be full of surprises!

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Concession£5.50 per ticket type
Standard£7.00 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

 

 

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