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TES Presents: Teach KINK – New York City w/ Eric Pride

October 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Eric Pride and the Eulenspiegel Society present Teach KINK – New York City an intensive for alternative lifestyle & BDSM presenters of all experience levels, all genders, all orientations, all ages, and all kink interests.

In this intensive Eric Pride shares his experiences, tips and techniques that he uses when developing and presenting classes in the kink community. Come and learn from one of today’s most requested alternative lifestyle educators.

This intensive is for beginner and experienced kink presenters alike, focusing on what you need to know to take your classes to the next level.

The intensive will cover topics including:

  • Find your voice and passion for lifestyle education
  • Developing and organizing your class
  • Delivering your class: Opening & closing, keeping the audience engaged, dealing with disturbances and much more
  • Effectively using examples and demo scenes in kink education
  • Become an interactive kink presenter: Involving participants, handle questions, lead discussions, and facilitate hands-on teaching scenarios
  • Managing different presentation environments and venues
  • Ethics and consent for kink educators

Once registered you will be sent a survey to complete prior the intensive that will help tailor this event to everyone’s individual experiences and learning goals.

What to bring for the intensive:

  • Pen and notebook
  • Refillable water bottle (besides water, no other drinks or foods are allowed in the venue)
  • If you have any of the following, please bring two paper copies of each: Your presenter bio, your class descriptions, and your class notes/outlines.


Space is limited, and once the event sells out, registration will be closed. Price includes handouts and work materials. Tickets are transferable but non-refundable. If space is available, tickets will be sold at the door.

Pre-Register Now via Eventbrite

TES Members $45.00 online, cash-only higher pricing at door

TES Affiliates and Non Members $55 online, cash-only higher pricing at door if seats available

We are also offering Pay It Forward Tickets. The higher pricing provides your admission and allows us to offer a full or partial scholarship to someone who would not otherwise be able to attend this workshop.

Pay It Forward Tickets $75 online, $100 at door, cash-only.

If you are a volunteer who regularly donates time and effort to the organization, you’re eligible for a discounted price with the approval of your committee chair.

TES Staff $25.00 online, cash-only higher pricing at door

If you are interested in a full or partial scholarship, please email an application to Gigi@TES.org. Applications will be reviewed by Eric Pride and TES.


  • 1:00pm – 1:30pm: Doors open & registration
  • 1:30pm – 6:00pm: Afternoon session

We will take some shorter breaks throughout the intensive. Food and drinks are available in nearby bodegas and stores. Note that besides water, no other drinks or foods are allowed in the venue.

About Eric Pride

Living in New York City, Eric Pride is an international BDSM and alternative lifestyle educator with a wonderfully engaging and interactive teaching style. While being highly skilled and sought after for a great variety of alternative lifestyle and play-related topics, he is possibly best known for his disarmingly subtle ability to connect and shape the most amazing scenes with his play partners, whether with rope, toys or just his creatively twisted mind.

Eric is a passionate, outgoing and social person who enjoys meeting new people of all ages, genders and orientations. He is a founding member and an instructor at the Master/slave Development Center, an educational group for Masters and slaves. He is also the founder of NYC Kinky Living (NYCKL) and the producer of the hands-on immersive weekend intensivesKinkWorks, PlaySpace, EdgePlay, ROPESCAPE, ROPESCAPE 2 and Unleashed. You can learn more about Eric Pride here on FetLife and on his website http://ericpride.com.

Connect with Eric

Email: EricPrideClasses@gmail.com

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October 21, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm


The Alchemical , Studo A
104 W 14th St, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10011 United States
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