Tonal Agility in Contact Improvisation

Tonal Agility in Contact Improvisation

Saturday June 10th, 4-7pm Access to a range of tone in movement expands the palette of experience and expression. We’ll look at the nuanced differences between expressions of tone and response to contact through metaphor, developmental movement, and throughout our body’s integrated structure. Join Toni Craige and CJ O’Reilly @ the Living Arts Collective (and …

“Lady Squish” Gentle CI and Bodywork

“Lady Squish” Gentle CI and Bodywork

June 11th 9:30-10:45am at The Flowjo (before ecstatic dance, replaces CI Warmup) Join other women in the community for a super-juicy-luxurious warm-up. Maybe all you need is this 1.25 hours of yummy, or you can stay and rock out at the Ecstatic Dance afterwards. This will be a guided, partnered experience using some bodywork/massage technique, and …

Nita Little Workshop (Asheville)

Nita Little Workshop (Asheville)

June 22-25th, 2017  Register Here Response-Ability: Physical communication through attentional tensegrity   This is a Contact Improvisation skills and ensemble improvisation class that provokes dancers to train the bodymind in motion as a single action of attention. Attention is key to physical communication, especially that touch which is spatially flexible. Waking up all levels of energetic …

Contact Improv Underscore

Contact Improv Underscore

Saturday, April 1st 11am – 1pm @ The Living Arts Collective This time we’ll just dive in! Previous experience with the underscore is highly recommended. Sliding Scale $5-30 What is the Underscore? In short, it is an improvisational structure developed by Nancy Stark Smith based on the elements which often result in the most satisfying jams. Read …

Contact Improvisation Fundamentals: 6 Week Series

Contact Improvisation Fundamentals: 6 Week Series

Tuesdays, April 4-May 9, 7:30-9:30pm @ The Living Arts Collective What better way to blossom into the Spring than with a deep dive into Contact Improvisation? This 6 week series is a unique opportunity to deepen or begin your study of Contact Improvisation. All-levels, all body types and abilities. Spirals. Sensitivity. Strength. Vitality. Play. Sensuality. …