More facilitators and performers will be revealed on this page in coming weeks....
IMOGEN - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Imogen Butler-Cole is a theatre maker who has worked in India, Brasil, New Zealand, France and the UK. Her first solo play, Foreign Body, about her experiences of healing after sexual assault, sold out at Southbank's WOW Festival, Soho Theatre and Rich Mix and has toured nationally and internationally. Imogen trains business professionals in communication skills for RADA in Business, Aspire Leadership and the Old Vic Theatre. She also works with On Road Media to create a more sophisticated understanding and informed discussion of sexual abuse.
EVA - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Eva Weaver is a sex coach, Sexological Bodyworker and writer based in Brighton. She believes passionately in the healing power of creativity and in our birthright to creativity and a fulfilled sexuality. To support people to feel more empowered and erotically alive lies at the core of all her work and she brings heart, passion and wisdom from her own healing journey 'back to sex' and her varied experiences as a performance artist, author, art therapist and creativity coach. backtosex.com
KIM - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Kim is a Somatic Sex Educator who specialises in women's sexual empowerment and healing through bodywork and coaching. Kim believes that pleasure is our birthright and that overcoming sexual shame is the key to joyful, powerful lives and relationships. Kim facilitates workshops and panel debates on a variety of topics and promotes inclusivity in the sexuality industry by leading Diversity For Sexuality Professionals - a practitioner group that provides support and best practice to widen access to sexuality-based services and training.
KEVIN - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Kevin Campbell Davidson a is transdisciplinary facilitator and performer, blending play with music, poetry and movement into a unique tonic of togetherness. From competitive gymnast to Oxford law graduate to award-winning songwriter. Kevin's magical mystery tour of life has lead him to Steiner-Waldorf education, song-writing with refugees, hosting folk dance for London's Ceilidh Liberation Front and gently beating gongs in sound baths. Kevin is honoured to be bringing his jolly bandwagon to the Winter House and can't wait to play with you all!
PHIL - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Phil Moore is an Editor of sex+ and Somatic Sex Educator working to serve, nurture and expand the sexual landscape of her clients. They have many years of experience of empowering others through mind and body in the areas of mindful, sensory based movement, clinical hypnotherapy and sensual touch. More recently, they have trained as a Sexological Bodyworker and is enjoying sharing the expanded vision and nurturing that this work offers. Phil runs workshops and builds community around consent, overcoming shame and exploring new possibilities in the sexuality field.
HAL - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Hal Krylov is a drag king astrophysicist with over a decade of experience in the kink & non-monogamy communities. Originally from Russia by way of Los Angeles, it traveled to the UK to finish its degree while exploring graduate options & expanding its drag presence. In 2012, it founded queer cabaret Pangaea to spotlight trans & nonbinary performers of all bodies & levels of experience in acts that are nerdy & dirty. Connect with it on facebook.com/antithestasia & learn more about the cabaret at clubPangaea.com
SARAH & TONY - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Sarah and Tony Pletts are sex positive artists and regulars at Winter House - have personal experience of life and grief, but are not trained therapists. They are both willing to be present and curious with difficult themes as well as sometimes taking a more playful approach.
MARTI - WORKSHOPS & TALKS
Marti is a passionate facilitator, mentor and feminist, working internationally in the field of sexuality since 2013. She loves to create spaces and situations where we can explore our depths and our limits, preferably while having a really great time! Her ongoing fascination in power, consent and equality has inspired her latest project, Sound of Birch, where women bring the ethos behind what they learn in the bedroom into everyday life. Marti has helped many women nurture their own power and take more control of their lives. Her personal story has inspired her quest to help others to contribute to the world with their power and their vulnerability, their wisdom and their authenticity.
KATY - MORNING YOGA
Katy blends traditional teachings with a contemporary approach relevant to the world we live in, helping you to relax and let go of tension. This integral style of yoga connects body, breath, heart, mind and soul. When she's not running a retreat or facilitating a workshop you'll most likely find Katy working and playing in alternative communities and in nature, inspired by a more beautiful world our hearts know is possible (hat tip to Charles Eisenstein). mahayoga.org.uk
SADIE & KEMAH BOB - CABARET
Treat your Saturday night to a generous squirt of warm, thick Cocoa Butter! Founded, curated and hosted by velvet-toned songbird Sadie Sinner, The Cocoa Butter Club’s roster of queer performers of colour is one of the most sought after black books around! THEIR MISSION?…. To moisturise a thirsty performance scene with representations of The Other in everything from neo-burlesque and poetry to drag, live music and voguing. So, lotion up, baby, because their performances are bold enough to have you screaming ‘yaaaaas queen, smell like cocoa butter up in hurr!’
SADIE - CABARET HOST
As a velvet-toned songbird or powerhouse of a host, "a bad girl with a good voice and a lot of loving to give..." Sadie Sinner is a creative force! Founder and curator of the Cocoa Butter Club, Sadie performs a seamless repertoire bursting with the RnB, blues, jazz, Motown, funk and neo-soul that raised her. Sadie brings entire rooms to their feet - her vocal and vibe, compelling them to dance the night away!
DJ JAMIE MOON
DJ Jamie Moon has been supplying scintillating soundtracks for seminal shindigs, capital cabaret and an assortment of agreeable alternative events since 2009. Hailing from a background in musical alchemy, hat modelling and lunar exploration, his eclectic sets weave vintage and contemporary gems, floorfillers and obscurities, sleazy listening to grindin' rock n roll, glamour trash to electro booty and beyond... A decadent dandy who's flamboyance is matched only by his fervour, he has driven dancefloors to distraction at such events as Rumpus, White Mischief, Carousel, A Curious Invitation, London Burlesque Festival and Torture Garden, to name but a few. https://soundcloud.com/dj-jamie-moon
HP LOVESHAFT - CABARET
HP Loveshaft is a rainbow-haired drag king originally from Russia by way of Southern California. His cabaret Pangaea spotlights transgender & nonbinary performers of all bodies & levels of experience to create unforgettable performances that are part Rocky Horror, part Rocky & Bullwinkle. This debonair pompadork is known for his absurd facial expressions & fun acts which are influenced by musical theater, cartoons, & the fetish community. Don't miss out as he brings his smooth moves to the Winter House stage!
EDDIE - PIANO & SINGALONGS
Eddie began playing piano at age of four. He was performing at twelve, teaching by fourteen and has been making a living playing and teaching the piano since leaving school at sixteen. But Eddie – a Young Steinway artist - is also a composer seeking to stretch the capacity of what is humanly possible to play on the piano.
WONDERLANDIA - HOT TUB
Hot Tub Rap
Willst thou come down to Wonderlandia?
Let all of your troubles melt away he-ah,
With Wood-Master Stuart at the controls,
And Mermaid Katarina on water patrols,
Strip-off, get in, get cosy and steam.
These hot-tubs are a Midsummer (or Midwinter!) Nights Dream.
Love Willy ShakesQueer.