Kalai has conducted a variety of workshops for a broad range of groups. She designs workshops specific to the group she works with whether it is differently abled children, actors, professionals or schoolteachers.
Theatre Techniques – Training for actors who are interested in pursuing theatre as well as non-actors who are interested in exploring self. Participants are guided in body movement and voice culture and Kalai uses theatre as a form of therapy. Kalai has conducted these workshops to develop voice for school teachers, for personality development in NGOs and corporate offices and to strengthen theatre skills for actors.
Children’s Theatre – These workshops focus on developing storytelling skills, stage techniques, confidence and focus. Kalai has worked with children from many different backgrounds all over India and she enjoys the energy exchanged with children. These workshops can culminate into street plays and stage performances.
Kalai has worked with the following organizations:
Systems IBM Ace, CTS, Futuresoft Madras University
NGO - APAC
Magic Lantern Theatre Group
T.V.S. School, Hosur
M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation
Chetpet Corporation School, Chennai. A.M.M. After School, Chennai. Parampara, Chennai.
Sankalp , Chennai.
Community Action Trust
Spastic Society The School, Krishnamurti Foundation India