LEARN MORE!

Want to learn more about intimacy direction & coordination? Check out these resources! 

ORGANIZATIONS

Intimacy Directors & Coordinators Formerly Intimacy Directors International. Providing training, certification, and intimacy direction/coordination services.

Theatrical Intimacy Education

Providing training and intimacy direction/coordination services. 

Intimacy Directors of Color

Providing training and consultations with a focus on de-colonizing the industry of intimacy direction and coordination. 

Intimacy for Stage and Screen 

Formerly Intimacy Directors International UK

National Alliance of Intimacy Professionals (NAIP)

A newly formed organization allowing intimacy professionals to collaborate and set industry standards. 

Ita O'Brien

UK based intimacy coordinator with lots of good resources on her site

EMPOWER YOUR ACTORS!

Want to make your theatre or film/tv set a safer and more empowering place in general? Use these guidelines!

HANDOUTS

Summary of Button, Boundary Practice, and Opener/Closer, and tips for stage kisses

AUDITION DISCLOSURES

Audition disclosures are a way to empower actors and communicate what will be required of them if they are cast in a role. It helps the creative team share their vision for the production and be upfront about their expectations, and prevents abuse.

BOOKS

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Chelsea Pace, co-founder of Theatrical Intimacy Education, shares her philosophy and tools for creating ethical intimacy. (This shouldn't be a replacement for formal training, but is an excellent introduction and resource.)