Calendar

2019 Spring Equinox Jam

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 3:00pm
Come move with friends new and old in the embrace of Spring’s awakening! We melt away the layers of winter, find our flow, and re-energize in the dance of Contact Improvisation. Open to all ages, backgrounds, levels, and styles of dancing. Equinox Invitation: Encountering Unfinished Bodies...

Social Justice Sundays Series #1: Inclusion

Sunday, March 24, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:30pm
Social Justice Sundays is a series of 7 workshops for opening dialogue about inter-sectional social justice. Join us as we engage in conversation and movement in a positive space with great refreshments!

Open Jam

Sunday, March 24, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Join us for an Open Jam following our first Social Justice Sundays training of the year! $10 - $20 sliding scale(Jam free with training) (Photo credit: Anna M. Maynard)

Sunday CI Workshop Series

Sunday, March 31, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:30pm
Our second CI Workshop of the year! Learn & practice the form of Contact Improvisation (CI) from amazing teachers. Four times a year, experienced CI teachers rotate in to lead a workshop to those both new to and experienced in the form. All dance levels & styles welcome. 4 - 6:30pm...

Open CI Jam

Sunday, March 31, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Join us for an open Contact Improvisation Jam following our second CI Workshop of the year! $10 - $20 sliding scale(Jam free with workshop) (Photo credit: Anna M. Maynard)

E|MERGE 2019

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 5:00pm to Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
*This year E|MERGE will take place in April instead of February The E|MERGE Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency is a two-week long creative residency at Earthdance. Curated participants from many different disciplines come together to explore new modes of creation and...

Sunday Music and Movement Jam with Stephen Katz

Sunday, April 14, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Experience music & movement unfolding together in improvisation. Each month a new musician fills the space as we dance in playful exploration. All dance levels & styles are welcome. $15 - $20(No one turned away for lack of funds) Note: No overnight option available   About the Musician

2019 Spring Work Weekend & Community Meeting (FREE)

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 3:00pm
We invite you to join us as we garden & build, eat & rejoice, dance & play during our annual Spring Work Weekend! Come for one day or for the whole time. Stay, eat, and dance for FREE for your labor of love! Also join us for our Annual Community Meeting on Saturday, 4 - 6:30pm...

2019 Queer CI Lab and Jam

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 3:00pm
Celebrate, disrupt, and re-imagine Contact Improvisation. The Queer CI Lab and Jam aims to bring queer experience, thought, and politics into the practice of CI through movement, dialogue, workshops, & jamming.For anyone who self-identifies as Queer, Trans, Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Asexual,...

Fissure: Openings, portals, and breakages in CI and Dance Improvisation practice

Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 5:00pm to Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 3:00pm
with mayfield brooks, Ray Chung, and Karen Nelson  Stepping beyond knowing, how do we proceed? Opening to the unexpected, ready for change. Breakages occur; how do we meet them? Offering grounding, embodied practices, 3 classes daily, POC only and + Allies spaces, questions into...

Moving with Relational Intelligence: A weekend of Contact Improvisation (CI) & ensemble dancing

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 3:00pm
This weekend workshop is an opportunity for dancers to dig into the skills and practices of physical communication in ensemble dancing in order to become relevant to the change they seek in the world. Based in dynamic research practices, we reach into the physics, somatics, and attentional skills...

Dynamic Alignment: Dancing the Axis Syllabus

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, June 23, 2019 - 3:00pm
A week of Embodied Research & Practice through the lens of Various Axis Syllabus Instructors The Axis Syllabus is an emergent pedagogical initiative which aims to build a system of references for one kind of human body in movement. The study and experience of anatomy,...

July 4th Jam 2019

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 3:00pm
Enjoy the brilliant sunshine, grassy fields, fun, games, and dances of all kinds at this family-oriented Jam. Includes programming for young people of all ages. Registration is now open!  (Photo credits: Anna M. Maynard)

Transnational Dance Immersion 2019 with Donna Mejia

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, July 28, 2019 - 3:00pm
Proceeds support Earthdance’s Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship.After over 30 years of study, Donna Mejia has galvanized a teaching practice that defies categorization, highlighting dances of the North African/Arab rural communities, Yoga, Ballet, American hip hop, and Brazilian Silvestre...

Moving Arts Lab 2019: a festival meeting ground for interdisciplinary exploration

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 3:00pm
Come investigate and experience the ways that movement, sound, image, and performance can inform human culture. With multiple workshops each day, teaching artists from the International Interdisciplinary Artists Consortium (IIAC) and participants from around the world create an embodied dialogue at...