What Just Happened
at the Playground Solo Festival

Nina Wise
Nina creates one-time-one performances based on her experiences during the past 24 hours as part of the Playground Solo Festival

Sunday, January 14, 3pm
Friday, January 26, 7pm
Saturday, January 27, 6pm
Sunday, January 28, 3pm

Potrero Stage
1695 18th Street, San Francisco


Nina Wise, Vinny Ferraro

Wild Wisdom features Nina improvising one of her indescribable performances about the personal and political events of the week, and Vinny Ferraro offering one of his extraordinary dharma talks. Both presentations will be full of surprising wit, deep thinking, and heartfelt insights. You are likely to laugh, cry, and see your life and the world in new ways.

Saturday, April 14, 8:00pm
Showcase Theater, Marin Civic Center,
San Rafael, CA

Tickets available soon at 





Learn and practice the foundations of Motion Theater. Playful, lighthearted games and exercises that develop your skills in storytelling, movement, spontaneity, and the art of presence. 

MT 1–2 WITH NINA WISE IN MARIN  |  8-week series
with Nina Wise
Tuesdays, February 6–March 27, 7:00–9:00 pm
West End Studio Theater  |  1554 4th Street |  San Rafael, CA
$320 for this 8-week series

MT 1–2 WITH SYBIL MEYER IN BERKELEY  |  8-week series
Wednesdays, February 7 – March 28, 7:30–9:30pm
4th Street Yoga  |  1809 4th Street (upstairs)  |  Berkeley, CA
$280 for this 8-week series

Scholarships available for those in need.


For people who’ve already taken a Motion Theater workshop. Hone your skills and practice with other trained improvisers.

Performance Lab, 10-session series
with Nina Wise
Thursdays, February 1–April 4
4th Street Yoga  |  1809 4th Street (upstairs)  |  Berkeley, CA
$500 for this 10-week series

Motion Theater Summit

For those who are trained in Motion Theater, the Summit will be a time to gather together and improvise with new and old friends.
We will practice Motion Theater in solo, duet and ensemble forms. We will jam, play and connect through this magical method of storytelling.

with Nina Wise
Saturday, January 27, 9:30am–4pm
Wildcat Studio  |  2547 8th Street  |  Berkeley

Sliding scale $150–175
Scholarships available to those in need.

Please note that directly after this summit, Nina will be performing What Just Happened at the Playground Solo Festival at the Potrero Stage in San Francisco, 6pm. Click here for tickets and more information