Earthdance is an artist-run workshop, residency, and retreat center located in the Berkshire hills of Western Massachusetts.  We provide a dynamic mix of dance, somatic, and interdisciplinary arts training, with a focus on sustainable living, social justice, and community.  Earthdance has been spearheading innovative arts programming and maintaining a beautiful facility for rental groups in the Pioneer Valley for over two decades.

Banish Ecological Boredom

Join Olive Bieringa and Otto Ramstad, certified teachers of Body-Mind Centering®, in this raw exploration of movement on the land. Register today for our Early Bird Special!

photo by BodyCartography Project

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Dance with us March 19-22 for the Spring Equinox Jam, facilitated by Shura Baryshnikov and Daniel Mollner. Register here by March 12.

Refine your kinesthetic perception

Reveal and transmit the story of our collective humanity with the masterful Sara Shelton Mann.  Register by April 2 for our Early Bird Special!

Support Interdisciplinary Collaboration today!

Help us raise $5000 by March 26 for scholarships for the E|MERGE Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency. Contribute to our crowdfunding campaign today!

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Earthdance Blog

Feb 27 2015 - 1:33pm
  An incredible sharing yesterday - congratulations to the E|MERGE participants who showed...
Feb 25 2015 - 9:00pm
    E|MERGE 2015 is here and in full swing!  
Feb 15 2015 - 6:39pm

Upcoming Events

February 15, 2015 (All day) - March 1, 2015 (All day)
The E|MERGE Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency curates performance and visual artists,...
February 26, 2015 - 5:00pm - February 28, 2015 - 10:00pm
A weekend of performances Thursday, February 26 | 7-9pmSaturday, February 28 | 4-6pm and 8-...
March 1, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
A fundraiser to support local community member John Westwood will take place at the Cummington...
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