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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 the intersection of modalities—voice, improvisation, site-specific performance, physical theater, and more. Open to all levels and backgrounds.

2019 teaching artists
Esther Baker-Tarpaga, Deborah Black, Dan Bear Davis, Krista DeNio, Debra Disbrow, Federico Hewson, Ivana Ivković, Martín Lanz Landázuri, Arely Landeros, LEIMAY (Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya), Thea Little, Agnieszka Mendel, Deirdre Morris, Odeya Nini, Iskra Sukarova, Larissa Velez-Jackson, Edisa Weeks (See bios and workshops below!)

Faculty Performance
Saturday, August 24, 8pm
Performance $15 (Suggested Donation)
Dinner $10
Overnight $20

Register Here

Full Weekend (Tuition, Room & Board All Inclusive):
Professional Rate: $330
Full Price:             $275
Subsidized Rate:   $220

Camping: $5 off/day  |  Commuting: $15 off/day

Single days: (available Friday & Saturday. Includes tuition + meals – does not include overnight stay)
Professional Rate: $90
Full Price:                $80
Subsidized Rate:   $70

Single class option: (please specify your workshop preference in “Additional Comments” section of the registration form)
$25/class
$35/single class + lunch
$15/class (special Hilltown Discount!)

Special Discount ($190) for past E|MERGE participants and IIAC participants!
Select “I am a former E|MERGE or IIAC participant” on registration form

Special Ride Offer
We’re offering limited FREE rides from Northampton (about 45m SE of Earthdance). Pickup will happen on Thursday the 22nd. Return ride will depart Earthdance on Sunday the 25th. Please RSVP by August 12th to contact@earthdance.net. The first 4 spots will be free! Other personal rides and special pick-up times can be arranged for a fee.

Bring a Friend!
Bring a friend who has never been to the Moving Arts Lab, and you’ll both receive $15 off your registration. Write your friend’s name in the “Additional Comments” section of registration, and receive your discount upon arrival.

Work Study & Scholarship Opportunities
Earthdance Cancellation Policy

Earthdance Nudity Policy
Earthdance Pledge

Our Sliding Scale: The fees to attend Earthdance Jams and Workshops are priced on a sliding scale. Please pay at the highest level of the sliding scale that you can afford. This allows others who need to pay less the opportunity to attend.

Professional Rate: for those comfortably paying their rent or mortgage.The Professional Rate also helps us offer lower prices to those who could otherwise not afford to attend.
Full Rate: for those who have a regular income and are paying their mortgage or rent. Prices at this level contribute to the range of Earthdance’s operating costs.
Subsidized Rate: for those with an income low enough that making ends meet is a challenge.

Participant Community Support
As Earthdance runs as a​ community, all participants contribute to 1-2 chore shifts (typically meal cleans) throughout the weekend and a Final House Clean on Sunday, August 25th. These are great ways to connect more with your fellow participants, Earthdance staff, and to feel more at home here. We will be welcoming you into this collective home and thus so appreciate your contributions to our space!