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Permission to Play!

20 EpisodesProduced by Julie CottonWebsite

Hear exciting ways to incorporate more PLAY into your Life Relationships, Business! Reduce stress, laugh more, enjoy, express, Improv quality of life! Cover art photo provided by Lidya Nada on Unsplash:

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Permission to Play- Graduation Speech, Spring cleaning, Last day of Indiegogo Campaign

April 20th, 2019


Julie, Founder of Next Level Improv & inventor of Improv Against Normality, shares during her Spring Cleaning about her journey through the …

Permission to Play- Update on National Tour

April 14th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, fills us in on the adventures Improv Against Normality has had in the early part of April 2019. A visit to Buffalo, NY, …

Permission to Play- Lorraine Goldbloom Interview

April 6th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, Interviews her longtime teacher of Vortexhealing sharing about upcoming Issue series at Omega Institute

Permission to Play- Interview with April Lussier- Sacred Magic

March 31st, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, Interviews April Lussier of Sacred Magic- Play in the dirt, jump in puddles, practice BEING vs doing

Permission to Play- meditation and other stream of consciousness things

March 29th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, pontificates on meditation, Dr. Joe Dispensa, travel, Geeking Out on being a student of life, what it is to be a white belt, a …

Permission to Play- shark tank audition day and Brian

March 28th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, shares with Brian Denhoffer about the joys of Play outside the auditions for Shark Tank Season 11 in Nashville, TN

Permission to Play- Look for what’s Good in the World

March 26th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, shares about her serendipitous happenings as she was looking for the good all around, Improv is life and Improv as a Spiritual …

Permission to Play- Stress Panel

March 26th, 2019


Founder of Next Level Improv, Julie Cotton, shares about the voices in her head...her inner critic, Stress panel participants- starlet, …

Permission to Play- Nueroplasticity a benefit of Improv?!

March 25th, 2019


Inventor Julie Cotton discusses how to generate ideas using Improv Against Normality as a jumping off point. Could these cards actually help expand …

Permission to Play- When you Don’t Feel like Playing

March 22nd, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, poses the question- what about when you don’t feel like playing, funeral scenes, casts of characters, her brother’s play and …

Permission to Play- Interview with Anthony Francis Founder of Improv U in Delray Beach

March 21st, 2019


Anthony Francis of Improv U shares with us about the joys of improv, Corporate team building and the fun of first timers

Permission to Play- Who Are Your Play Mates

March 20th, 2019


Founder of Next Level Improv, Julie Cotton, asks what are characteristics of good team players?

Permission to Play- What are your Play practices?

March 19th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, discusses Play practices- Life is a Game- Making a Game our of things we avoid and more!

Permission to Play- Creating a safe environment

March 18th, 2019


Founder, Creator of Improv Against Normality interactive Card Game shares how important creating an environment to Play is to the success of this game and the game of life

Permission to Play- Surrender to Find Luck

March 17th, 2019


Creator of Improv Against Normality speaks into the “Luck” begins the Discovery of the game and how she is continually surrendering what it needs to look like in order to serve the most people possible.

Permission to Play- Improv Beginnings

March 16th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, shares how she got bit by the improv bug in High School and then her big “aha” when she found the structure behind successful …

Permission to Play- Childsplay

March 16th, 2019


Founder, Julie Cotton, explains how her 9-year old self created a 5-season touring gig for her 21-year old actress self

Family Game Nights

March 14th, 2019


Julie shares about her love of games beginning when she and her family would play on Friday nights, college games, and current family gatherings

Play More Origins

March 14th, 2019


Meet Julie Cotton, founder of Next Level Improv and Inventor of Improv Against Normality Card Game, as she shares abut how she got started with …

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