The Poetry of Play (Suggestion, play, flow)
When we play, many times we get lost in giving and receiving sensations, but what about the journey, the poetry? What about the narrative? Let’s bring our play to the next level, creating dialogue, understanding desires, tuning our listening and play with subjects instead of objects. Bringing some of the tools I’ve learned in “El Teatro de los Sentidos” will help us to see the beauty of play and the difference between giving sensations and creating poetry.
Nico Castellanos is a Somatic sex educator based in Barcelona, where he offers workshops and creates sexpositive events. He started his journey when he realized the transformative power behind sexuality, taking part in lots of different workshops and creating explorative spaces. He has been invited to show his work in international festivals such as Erosphere in Paris, xplore Barcelona, Konk in Berlin… He has been also active in body exploration platforms, such as Touch & Play and The Family. He has just finished a post graduation in “El Teatro de los Sentidos”. He is a Shiatsu practitioner and is finishing a Masters degree in Sexology.
In his workshops he likes to play with consent, presence, desire, sexuality, limits… always from playfulness and curiosity.
Milena is passionate about music and books. When she discovered xplore a new world and a new way of understanding BDSM opened up. Interested in feminism, body work, art, dance and music, she is the one who selects the music in the events and workshops. Together with Nico, they organize a monthly dance night (FLOW fusion dance) in Barcelona, where she is the resident Djane.