Kefas Berlin

Kefas born in Stockholm, has been working pedagogically, artistically and therapeutically with children, young people and adults with Singing, Playing , Dance and Physical Theater.

For more than 25 years he has regularly been giving workshops in Singing and Voice Work, Vocal Improvisation, Play and Physical Theater in Sweden and abroad (Estonia, Latvia, Russia, Norway, Faroe Islands, Switzerland, Belgium, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey, India, China) and is also an appreciated choir and workshop leader at international conferences.

Except workshops he leads several local community choirs and gives private sessions at his reception in Mölnbo that range from Singing lessons  and Voice Coaching to Therapeutic Voice Work. He also gives Sound Healing Sessions – in groups and privately.

He has found inspiration from teachers like: Alfred Wolfsohn, Rudolf Steiner, Jerzy Grotowski, Werner Kuhfuss, Frankie Armstrong, Paul Newham and many more, but perhaps above all, through the work itself and all the dedicated students and workshop  participants.

He has studied music theory and composition, Waldorf pedagogy, Eurythmy, Singing, Speech technique,  Massage therapy, Tai Chi and Physical Theater (Grotowski) and practiced and took classes in Kathakali, West African dance, Butoh, Contact improvisation, Floorwork, Viewoints, Commedia dell arte, Singing improvisation, Play (Kuhfuss), Bars / Access Consciousness, Jikiden Reiki, Pranic Healing, Tuning Fork Therapy, Yoga and Pranayama.

Since 1982, he has participated in hundreds of stage productions – as a dancer, actor, musician, singer, actor, composer or director.

He has written more than 300 musical opuses, including music for several dance and theater performances.

Since 1998 also working as an actor, singer and teacher at Theatre Slava in Stockholm.