Chelsea Pace

Intimacy Choreographer, Coordinator, Educator, and Co-Founder of Theatrical Intimacy Education. Assistant Professor @ UMBC.

Chelsea Pace is Co-Founder and Head Faculty of Theatrical Intimacy Education and works professionally as an intimacy choreographer, coordinator, and educator. Chelsea has been developing ethical, efficient, and effective systems for staging intimacy for over 10 years and she has shared her work with thousands of theatre and film artists around the world. Her book, Staging Sex: Best Practices, Tools, and Techniques for Theatrical Intimacy was released in March 2020 from Routledge Publishing. Chelsea is the current President of The Association for Theatre Movement Educators and is the Assistant Professor of Movement at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. www.chelseapace.com

RENTing North Dakota
Essay

RENTing North Dakota

Queer theatre in a state that might evict you

31 May 2015

In the first of a series of four posts documenting the process of producing Rent with students in North Dakota, Chelsea Pace describes overcoming her own mixed feelings about the musical to see the value in the project.

How to Have a Happy Fight Call
Essay

How to Have a Happy Fight Call

A Guide for Directors, Stage Managers, and Fight Captains

4 December 2013

We all love a good fight (in a show). A reminder to keep things real by checking in with actors and their weapons, maintain a full fight call, and maintaining consistent order.