3-week DEI Intensive
- Starts Jan 10, 2024Starts Jan 10, 2024
- 799 Canadian dollarsCA$799
Drag Academy proudly presents a dynamic and transformative 3-week DEI Program that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. This program is designed to provide foundational knowledge and practical skills to move individuals and corporations from rhetoric to action. In Week 1, participants will delve into the fascinating world of Drag & Gender, exploring the intricate intersections between drag performance and gender identity. Through engaging discussions and activities, participants will gain a deeper understanding of how drag challenges and redefines traditional notions of gender. Week 2 of the program will address the important topic of 2SLGBTQ+ Microaggressions. Participants will learn about the various microaggressions faced by the 2SLGBTQ+ community and how to recognize and combat them effectively. Through open dialogue, education, and empathy-building exercises, participants will develop the skills to create more inclusive and respectful environments for all. In Week 3, participants will explore The Art of Allyship, focusing on the ways in which individuals can actively support and advocate for marginalized communities. Through interactive workshops, role-playing scenarios, and practical strategies, participants will learn how to become effective allies to the 2SLGBTQ+ community and other marginalized groups. The program will emphasize the importance of empathy, education, and taking action to dismantle systemic barriers and promote a more inclusive society. By participating in this 3-week DEI Program by Drag Academy, individuals will gain a comprehensive understanding of the intersections of drag and gender, develop skills to recognize and address microaggressions, and learn how to become impactful allies. Through these educational and empowering sessions, Drag Academy aims to create a more inclusive and accepting environment for all individuals, fostering a sense of belonging and celebrating the diversity within the drag community and beyond.
DRAG ACADEMY, Eglinton Avenue West, Mississauga, ON, Canada