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Live Wire

By | August 18th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

A high-voltage experimental theatre lab designed to explore and investigate the depths of the human spirit. An investigation of soul through the body. A single thread is cast through space, invoking emptiness - a basket is placed full of blank pages, waiting for whispers and entrances. The unravelling - the revealing tale of the hips, the [...]

Standing Up, For Men, With Adam Barley

By | October 4th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Standing Up We are standing. Not always tall; sometimes the wounding or the shame weighs heavy. Not always steady; sometimes the tides pull strong or the winds push hard. But we’re standing, alongside men of all creed, colour, shape and orientation, to embody our manhood as creatively and fully as we can find, today. Every day. [...]

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Circling Up with Melissa Michaels

By | October 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Circling Up As Nature releases her fruits, seeds, and leaves, we too can let go and move into the spaciousness of our beings. We will step out of the of the day-to-day demands, Investing in the wealth of our bodies, hearts, and souls. We will dance. Into the sacred soils of our beings, remembering our innate [...]

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Journey To The Sacral Chakra

By | September 25th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This series has been designed for participants who are ready for deep inner transformational work. Discover all the facets of who you are, gain clarity and insight, and reconnect with your true, authentic self. As your outer world shifts into alignment with your inner world, be open to discovering your true path and purpose. If you [...]

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Meet The Work: An Intro into the Life/Art Process led by Rosario Sammartino

By | January 23rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Join us for a special introductory evening of the Tamalpa Life/Art approach. The event will include an experiential taste of the Tamalpa work using movement, drawing and poetic writing, and a presentation of our training programs. This daylong workshop is designed for everyone. No previous experience in dance/art needed. Space is limited and registration is required. [...]

Let Your Yoga Dance® Teacher Training: Chakra Fusion, Module 1

By | October 5th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

For all levels, including beginners. If you can take a brisk walk, have a fair amount of energy, and are ready to experience the dance of your own creativity, give yourself this gift of a lifetime. Far more than instruction to become a Let Your Yoga Dance® teacher, this training also invites you to explore all [...]

Empowering Creativity Through Movement/Dance and Life/Art Metaphors with Daria Halprin

By | January 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Held at the renowned Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California Special guest appearance by Anna Halprin Artists/ Musicians Dohee Lee and Jahan Khalighi Throughout time, movement, dance, and the expressive arts have provided individuals and communities with a means of soulful expression, healing, and connection with the spirit. This workshop will generate opportunities for participants to find [...]

Tamalpa Summer Workshop Movement as a Life/Art Process

By | November 28th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

“To dance with life and not against it, to move responsively instead of reactively, this is a way to make spirit visible in the world.” – Daria Halprin Throughout time movement, dance, and the expressive arts have provided individuals and communities with a means of soulful expression, healing and connection with spirit. This workshop will generate [...]

Be Moved with Rosario Sammartino and Joshua McClain

By | January 24th, 2018|Tags: , , |

This workshop is part of Friends of Tamalpa ArtCorps, a series of workshops that feature very special guests and whose proceeds benefit ArtCorps, Tamalpa's social engagement program. A collaboration between somatic expressive arts therapist Rosario Sammartino, and cellist Joshua McClain, the Tamalpa Be Moved workshop, invites you to journey into your body's own dynamic melodies, dive [...]

Roots 5Rhythms® with Visudha de los Santos

By | February 24th, 2018|Tags: , |

In some ancient cultures, it was customary for travelers to leave home carrying a small plant. The message was: “Don’t ever forget where you came from. Always stay rooted.” Building on this eternal truth, The 5Rhythms® offer us a way to find freedom through rootedness. Drawing upon Shamanic and Sufi sacred traditions, the rhythms are a [...]

Monday Love to your Creative Contribution and Congrats to Capacitor’s 20th Year!

By | April 10th, 2018|Categories: Newsletter|Tags: , , , |

How do you deal with your professional knowledge? What’s your relationship with your intellectual property? Does it ever feel like your supply is going to run low? Some people think that creativity is a zero-sum game. As if there is a limited supply in a bucket, and it’s in danger of running out. But really, creative [...]

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Monday Love to your Good Old Days and shout out to Dance of Psyche!

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: Newsletter|Tags: , , |

Have you ever talked about the good old days? Do you ever find yourself comparing how things are now how they were then? What’s your relationship to change? It’s all too easy to make pat assumptions about times gone by. And the looking glass mirror of age distorts the view in both directions. On one hand, [...]

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#6 – Lamara Heartwell: Co-founder of the Body Intelligence Summit and Co-host of the Conscious Dancer podcast

By | April 4th, 2017|Categories: general|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

This is a lively recap of the Body Intelligence Summit. We're both excited about the themes and throughlines that appeared and devoted most of this call to connecting the dots between the wide range of participants in the summit. Lamara and I produced the Body Intelligence Summit together with Gay & Katie Hendricks and [...]

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#5 – Wren LaFeet: Creator of Cocréa™

By | April 4th, 2017|Categories: general|Tags: , , , , , , |

Partner dancing improvisational maestro Wren LaFeet tells us how it all got started and where it's going. Subscribe to the Conscious Dancer Podcast on iTunes

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#3 – Cynthia Winton-Henry: Co-founder of InterPlay

By | April 3rd, 2017|Categories: general|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A delightful conversation with Cynthia Winton-Henry about leadershipo, play and improvisation, the pillars of InterPlay. Subscribe to the Conscious Dancer Podcast on iTunes

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#2 – Toni Bergins: Creator of JourneyDance

By | April 3rd, 2017|Categories: general|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A one-on-one conversation with the energetic founder of JourneyDance, Toni Bergins. Subscribe to the Conscious Dancer Podcast on iTunes

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