An inner voice for the wisdom of the body
This 2-day workshop enlivens the dialogue between body, imagination, life experience and the creative process. Using dance, movement, drawing, poetic writing, and improvisational performance, participants tap into art’s symbolic language to explore current life themes and generate new resources. This workshop is designed to give participants an experiential understanding of the Tamalpa work in movement-based expressive arts therapy. Recommended for those who are ready for a more in-depth look at the Tamalpa Life/Art Process, developed by dance pioneer Anna Halprin and her daughter Daria Halprin. All levels of experience are welcome!

When: Sat 2 & Sun 3 September 2017 | 10-17h

Where: Studio Singel, Eerste Nassaustraat 7, Amsterdam

Deadline for applications: 1 September 2017

Johnny Schoofs is dancer, teacher and somatic movement coach. He is fascinated how body and movement reflect our personality. He recognizes the body and the arts as a creative entrance to personal transformation. This artistic research is the basis for his classes and workshops, producing highly personal dance performances and in collaboration with prominent dance makers in the contemporary dance scene. his workshops are grounded in somatic movement studies of the Feldenkrais method, Voice Movement Integration and the Tamalpa Life/Art Process. Working with improvised dance is en essential theme throughout his whole career.

How to apply

Send email to somaticmovementlab.amsterdam@gmail.com

Costs for participants

till 5 Aug / sliding scale / 100€-120€ (student 80€-90€)
after 5 Aug / sliding scale / 120€-1140€ (student 90€-100€)

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