Calendar

Open Workshop with CIR Amélie Marneffe: Heures Célestes

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
In this workshop I will guide a physical practice influenced by several sources of somatic, dance, and sound techniques, and then invite participants to work with me on the topic of the antihero in relation to nature. We will trace lines between their similarity, complexity, and subtlety. The...

E|MERGE Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency 2020

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 3:00pm
The E|MERGE Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency is a two-week long creative residency where performance and visual artists, activists, scholars, scientists, and more come together as curated Earthdance Creators-in-Residence to explore methods of creation and collaborative...

E|MERGE Presents 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 5:00pm to Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 9:00pm
A weekend of public installation, performance, and discussion with E|MERGE Creators-in-Residence 2020, culminating a two-week long Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency. During E|MERGE, performance and visual artists, activists, scholars, scientists, and more come together to...

Spring Equinox Jam 2020

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 3:00pm
Earthdance’s annual Spring Equinox Jam is centered around themes of research and renewal. As winter melts and gives way to spring, a cozy, curious, quiet atmosphere opens up for engaging in Contact Improvisation (CI) dancing and investigation. The Spring Jam averages 40–50 people, and is...

Community SING! with Penny Schultz

Sunday, March 22, 2020 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm
One Sunday a month, Earthdance Co-Founder and community member, Penny Schultz, brings us together to raise our voices in joyful harmony. Songs from around the world celebrate the earth, love, and community. No singing expertise is required, and people of all ages are invited to join! This Community...

Sunday Music & Movement Jam with Bill Winslow & Guest

Sunday, March 22, 2020 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Experience music & movement unfolding together in improvisation. Each month a new musician fills the space as we dance in playful exploration. Earthdance's Sunday Music & Movement Jams invite Contact Improvisation dancing at all levels. This Sunday Music & Movement Jam follows a ...

Consent Culture in Contact Improvisation SYMPOSIUM

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
A forum for CI teachers and committed practitioners to cross-pollinate ideas and strategies toward safer CI spacesCurated by Nicole Bindler, Deirdre Morris & Vivek Patel

Community SING! with Penny Schultz

Sunday, April 19, 2020 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm
One Sunday a month, Earthdance Co-Founder and community member, Penny Schultz, brings us together to raise our voices in joyful harmony. Songs from around the world celebrate the earth, love, and community. No singing expertise is required, and people of all ages are invited to join! This Community...

Sunday Music & Movement Jam with Jason Cohen

Sunday, April 19, 2020 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Experience music & movement unfolding together in improvisation. Each month a new musician fills the space as we dance in playful exploration. Earthdance's Sunday Music & Movement Jams invite Contact Improvisation dancing at all levels. This Sunday Music & Movement Jam follows a ...

Spring Work Weekend & Community Meeting 2020 (FREE)

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 10, 2020 - 3:00pm
Earthdance's annual Spring Work Weekend is one of two weekends a year where people from all walks of life come together to have a hand in the 'creative living project.' Gardening, cleaning, dancing, building, and eating side by side, community members pour their care into this shared home and...

Community SING! with Penny Schultz

Sunday, May 10, 2020 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm
One Sunday a month, Earthdance Co-Founder and community member, Penny Schultz, brings us together to raise our voices in joyful harmony. Songs from around the world celebrate the earth, love, and community. No singing expertise is required, and people of all ages are invited to join! ...

Forces of Nature: A Six Viewpoints Performance Intensive

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
Currently we are facing a climate emergency. Many of us experience the effects of this subconsciously and through our bodies, in experiences that include anxiety, numbness, and despair. Many of us ask ourselves over and over what can be done. Taking inspiration from grassroots social justice...

Sunday Music & Movement Jam with Amanda Turk & Guest

Sunday, May 17, 2020 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Experience music & movement unfolding together in improvisation. Each month a new musician fills the space as we dance in playful exploration. Earthdance's Sunday Music & Movement Jams invite Contact Improvisation dancing at all levels. Music & Movement Jam 7:30–9:30pm...

Tree Land Sky: Site-Responsive Improvisation & Collaboration

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 5:00pm to Monday, May 25, 2020 - 3:00pm
‘Site-responsive’ encapsulates our research of how embodied experience shifts with the spaces our bodies and imaginations encounter. Through this research, we develop our own language of understanding (of trees, land, skies, etc.) along with choreographic tools for creating performative responses...

Queer CI Lab & Jam 2020

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 31, 2020 - 3:00pm
Celebrate, re-imagine, and queer Contact Improvisation (CI). The Queer CI Lab & Jam aims to explore queer experience and thought through the practice of CI in movement, dialogue, workshops, and jamming. In this queer container, we create time and space for queer voices to be heard and for queer...