Creative • Compelling • Consensual

intimacy coordinators aotearoa new zealand

Te Kāhui Kairuruku Taupiringa o Aotearoa

Who we are 

Ko wai mātou?

Intimacy Coordinators Aotearoa (ICA) is New Zealand’s professional association of Intimacy Coordinators for live and recorded performance.

What we do

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Intimacy Coordinators (ICs) support the production by cultivating a safe and professional environment for the crafting of intimate content. We provide a clear, robust process to ensure the work is engaging, specific and best serves the story.

Consent is always at the heart of what we do.

Our people

Tō mātou kāhui

All ICA team members are accredited or on a bona fide path to accreditation. Our people have trained with Intimacy on Set (IOS, UK) Intimacy for Stage and Screen (ISS, UK), Theatrical Intimacy Education (TIE, USA) and Intimacy Directors and Coordinators (IDC, USA)

Our training includes: consent, mental health first aid, first aid, diversity and inclusion, movement and choreography, safeguarding children, modesty garments and barriers, contracts and riders, closed set protocols and Equity NZ guidelines. 

ica team members

Jennifer Te Atamira Ward-Lealand

Tāmaki makau-rau / Auckland

Miriama McDowell

Tāmaki makau-rau / Auckland

Robbie Taylor Hunt

Te Whanganui-a-Tara / Wellington & UK

Tandi Wright

Tāmaki makau-rau / Auckland

Carrie Thiel

Te Whanganui-a-Tara / Wellington


Tāmaki makau-rau / Auckland


Tāmaki makau-rau / Auckland