Sex Education’s intimacy coordinator comes to Elephant & Castle


With Netflix’s Sex Education returning to our screens next week, Ita O’Brien, the show’s expert intimacy coordinator, will be in Elephant & Castle’s London College of Communication (UAL) for a seminar on how actors and directors work to support the actor.

The industry is now embracing intimacy coordination on set and stage with the help of experts like O’Brien, to provide support to the industry in the post #MeToo landscape.

The seminar will cover:

  • Best practice when working with intimacy, simulated sex scenes, and nudity
  • A discussion on how intimacy affects roles, and how actors can work together to create a safer space

Date: Monday 27th January

Time: 14:00-17:00

Where: London College of Communication, Lecture Theatre A, Elephant & Castle, London, SE1 6SB (Nearest tube station: Elephant & Castle)