Hello Dance People,
Join us for this overnight Spring adventure in the woods of the beautiful Sirius Community! So many offerings are awaiting you: Authentic Relating Games, Contact Improvisation Workshop, Evening Ecstatic Dance with drumming band KIDIMANDI, DJ beats, sound baths, sauna (!!!!!), epic morning I-Opener Dance, yoga and more. This is a great opportunity to get out of town, retreat in the beauty of spring nature, connect with your dance community and drop deeply into your body.
*** Please note that we'll have our regular I-Opener - March 11 at the Somerville Armory as usual. ***
Spring Retreat Schedule:
Saturday March 24
1:00 pm - Arrivals
2:00 pm - Opening Circle
2:30 pm - Authentic Relating Games
3:30 pm - Contact Improv Workshop with Brando
4:00 pm - Dance Jam with Stephen Katz (cello)
6:30 pm - Dinner
7:30 pm - Kidimandi - live drumming band
9:00 pm - Eve Ecstatic Dance with DJ beats
11:00 pm - Sound bath
Sunday March 25
8:00 am - Wake up
9:00 am - Breakfast
10:00 am - I-Opener Dance with yoga warm up
12:30 pm - Closing circle
Attendance & pricing options:
1 - Stay overnight at the Sirius Community ( this includes vegetarian, gluten-free dinner & breakfast ) - $113,-prior registration required
2 - Attend the retreat as a commuter ( no overnight and no meals) - $45
Early Bird discount: if you register and get tickets before February 23 athttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/i-opener-dance-spring-retreat-tickets-43038923579
(Alternative: emailing email@example.com & mail in a check)
If you can't attend the entire retreat:
3 - Join us for the Evening Ecstatic Dance with Kidimandi ($15,-)
4 - Join us for Sunday AM I-Opener Dance @ 10 am ($12,-)
Overnight & Meals Logistics:
The overnight accommodation offers communal sleepover in the Octagon room on mats or there is a limited amount of dorm beds available. We want to reserve the dorms mainly for people with children or those who might need special accommodations. The rest available dorm beds will be offered based on the date of your registration. If you are a parent bringing a child or if you have any needs for special accommodation that would require a dorm, all other questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. All overnight participants need to register and purchase tickets by March 11.
**Parents please contact us about pricing for children's attendance.
If you register for the overnight you will get a vegetarian, gluten-free dinner and breakfast. Some light snacks will be provided.
Please, share the event and invite friends you want to have there!!
The uplifted dancing space is considered to be sacred. We abstain from social talk and dance without shoes. You may participate in the dance or just enjoy witnessing. There’s interactive art, space for prayer or meditation, and a kids corner with family activities.
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And save I-Opener future dates:
March 11 with DJ Journey Weaver
And SAVE THE DATE for a special treat...
April 29: I-Opener & Dance Spirit Morning Dance!!!
at the beautiful Montague Retreat Center, MA
See you soon!