Tuesday March 13, 2018, 6:00 — 9:00 pm
5431 NE 20th Avenue
Portland, OR 97211
International Contemplative Dance Practice Day
Facilitated by Damaris Webb and members of the Portland Play Pod from Be Space:
Open to all interested in creative physical expression, this workshop is intended to support a wholesome way of being an artist in the world while strengthening our internal compositional eye. Yielding to deep play, we evoke our individual kinesthetic delight with an awareness of the group, showing us a path to manifesting spacious, confident and balanced improvisational performance.
This event is FREE (donations gratefully accepted) and open to the public, PLEASE email [email protected]
to register so we know you plan to attend!
Barbara Dilley, a dancer and educator, was a prominent member of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company (1963-1968), and with the groundbreaking dance and performance ensemble The Grand Union (1969 to 1976). A student of Chögyam Trungpa and Sakyong Mipham, she has taught movement and dance at Naropa University since 1974, developing a pedagogy of Contemplative Dance Practice that emphasizes embodied awareness, combining dance and movement studies with meditation.