LDP! 007: Nicola Pauling: Theatre, Community, and Facilitation

We’re joined by Nicola Pauling from Wellington, New Zealand. Nicola has a passion for bringing theatre to communities, allowing people to express themselves, while discovering and creating new stories for life. We also share some discussion about the art of facilitation, which many in social development can benefit from refining.…

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LDP! 006: Aaron Feinstein: Autism, Theater, and Normalcy

Radical acceptance of difference. Playfully. With charm, passion, and wit. That's Aaron Feinstein, based out of New York City. Through Actionplay, he joins together with folks on the spectrum, those with neuroatypicalities, and the general public to create new life performances. Topics: The intention to have fun. [3:40] What’s helpful…

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LDP! 005: Mogens Larsen Stenderup – Development in Groups

We travel to Denmark to speak with Mogens Stenderup, a visual artist and professor of social work. What's the value of development in groups and how can we leverage them for our growth? That's the name of the game. Join us! Topics of Interest: Getting to know Mogens. [00:50] Where…

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LDP 004: Tony Perone: Co-Creating Life-Span, Imaginative, Mindful Play

Tony Perone is playful. Like, really playful. He brought play into academia. No easy task! His invitation is for us to use play and theatre to create environments for learning, development, and community. Wowwie! We also explore mindfulness meditation, identity, and "new-ness." Join us! Topics of Interest: What’s your hope…

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LDP 003: Andres Marquez-Lara: Entrepreneurship and Improv

Design thinking, improv theater, and systems thinking walk into a bar. Just kidding. It's Andres Marquez-Lara. And he's got a pretty cool story to tell about entrepreneurship as process of personal and social development. We explore his history and the various serendipities that led to his current becoming. We ask…

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LDP 002: Raquell Holmes: Science as a Human Activity

Imagine a scientist. What do you see? Probably a male. Gruff. Socially recluse? Reading, writing. Maybe lecturing at people. God forbid they ever laugh, right? Why though? Raquell Holmes, PhD, cell biologist, founder of improvscience, offers a radical alternative: the practice of a collaborative science through performance and play. A…

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LDP 001: Pilot

Every story has a beginning. This is ours. Chris Reyman (Producer) and Art Assoiants (Host) explore the creation of the Let's Develop Podcast! together, unearthing our motivations, hopes, and desired impact. While Chris will mostly focus on the back-end work (connecting with interviewees, masterfully mastering the edits, etc.), Art's voice…

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