Ongoing Jams/Classes — local classes and jams – "regularly scheduled dancing"
Tuesday CI-course AMSTERDAM
Anamorphic Studio in OT301, Overtoom 301, AMSTERDAM, Noord-Holland , Netherlands

Weekly Contact Improvisation classes with Kees Lemmens
at Anamorphic Studio in OT301, Overtoom 301, AMSTERDAM
Open level.
The CI-Tuesday evenings are especially geared toward stimulating a useful exchange between experienced dancers and beginners. [I also facilitate CI-labs for invited experienced CI-dancers at Anamorphic Studio as a part of this, contact me if you are interested in CI-labs too.]

Separate classes are € 15,-
You can also register and join for the remainder of the season’s course, which will be cheaper per class. Contact me for the costs if you want to register.

Every Tuesday 20.15-22.00

CONTACT: Kees Lemmens,
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Wittenstraat 100 (near Westerpark), ring bell "studio 100", Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • jam every Saturday afternoon
    in studio with nice wooden floor.
    before the jam is a class by a different teacher every week
  • Prices
    - Class : E 13,-
    - only Jam : E 5,-
    (for visiters of the class, the jam is free)
  • Dates
    every Saturday, all the year:
    - Class : 14:00-16:00 (different teacher every time)
    - Jam : 16:00-18:00

please check our "calendar" to see who is teaching.

CONTACT: E-MAIL : amsterdamjam(at)gmail(dot)com    , +31-6 1833 4743 (Sebas van Wetten),       ,
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Eerste Helmerstraat 102 ½, (It is the big building opposite of Nr. 147), Amsterdam, Netherlands

Two times a month Jam on Thursday-evening 19:00-22:00h in Amsterdam :

A nice jam, focused on Dancing in a beatifull light studio.
We are a nice group of dancers coming regularly to this jam. Sometimes we also have a live musician playing with us.

This Jam is a great place to meet other people/dancers and to work and practice on contact pathways, partnering dance qualities and improvisation technique.

The Jam usually begins with a contact warm up by one of the teachers from the Netherlands, and sometime by a guest teacher from abroad, and after that it is Dance, Dance, Dance.

The Jam take place in a beautiful studio with showers situated in the center of Amsterdam (next to Overtoom street).

Contact Sebas van Wetten for more info; mail to : info at dansavontuur dot nl

  • Price : E 10,-
  • Dates
    Every 2nd. and 4th. Thursday of the Month
    (not always in the summer/arround Christmass~New Year; check the "calendar" to see if it happens)
  • Times
    group warm-up starts at 19:00: about half an hour; than we jam till 22:00h.
    You are welcome to join whenever you wish.
    (and do your own Warm Up)
  • Adress
    Eerste Helmerstraat 102 ½, Amsterdam (It is the big building opposite of Nr. 147).
    See here the map .
CONTACT: EMAIL: Sebas van Wetten:   info(at)dansavontuur(dot)nl   , +31-6 1833 4743,   ,
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Amsterdam, Noord Holland , Netherlands

In these classes we will work and learn the main principles and technique of this dance – Momentum, balance, Counter balance, Connection, weight transfer, Rolling, Falling, lifting and most important – Improvisation during the dance.
The class and exercises are for advanced people with C.I experience and also for beginners who takes their first steps into this world.

15 Euro

Every Monday at 20:00

CONTACT: Tom Goldhand, ,
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Contact Improvisation and Open Floor Classes DEN HAAG
CLOUD / Dance-lab, De Constant Rebecqueplein 20b, DEN HAAG, Zuid-Holland , Netherlands

Mondays 20.00-22.00
at CLOUD/dance-lab, De Constant Rebecqueplein 20b, Den Haag

This weekly series starts January the 25th 2016 with a Contact Improvisation class.
Hester Slagman and Kees Lemmens from then on respectively give Open Floor and Contact Improvisation alternating every week.
For a start there will be 13 Monday-evenings in total from 20:00 – 22:00 until April the 18th. If this initiative gathers enough momentum, we will continue it in some way.

More information and registration:

Separate classes are € 15,-
It is also possible to register for (the remainder of) only the six 2-weekly Open Floor classes or only the seven 2-weekly Contact Improvisation-classes, or of course for both the series as a whole, against reduced prices per class.

Mondays 20.00-22.00

NB Contact Improvisation Classes with Kees Lemmens on:
25 Jan, 8 Feb, 22 Feb, 7 Mar, 21 Mar, 4 Apr, 18 Apr

NB Open Floor Classes with Hester Slagman on:
1 Feb, 15 Feb, 29 Feb, 14 Mar, 28 Mar, 11 Apr

CONTACT: Kees Lemmens,
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Enschede, Overijssel , Netherlands

Research on movements: workshop + dance jam in the context for improvisation in theatre, dance, music….or just to get aware about your own body movements in daily life.

We can give you the oppertunity to participate in our workshops and jams in the Prismare (Enschede) twice a month.


Muziek Atelier

Roomweg 167d
7523 BM Enschede

Workshop + DansJam: 5 Euro

twice a month on Friday in the “Muziek Atelier”.

Preparation: 19:50 – 20:00
Workshop: 20:00 – 20:45
DansJam: 20:45 – 21:45

(Be there in time!…10 minutes before the workshops starts would be great)

CONTACT: Loby Lam,
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Friday Contact Improvisation in LEIDEN
Studio le Petit Port, Herenstraat 9, LEIDEN, Zuid-Holland , Netherlands

Friday Contact Improvisation classes in LEIDEN with Kees Lemmens
in cooperation with DanceMoves Leiden.

Every other Friday 20.00-22.00 I give Contact Improvisation classes at Studio Le Petit Port, Herenstraat 9 Leiden, alternated every week by various dance-improvisation on the other Fridays organised by DanceMoves.
You can register for these other dance-improvisation sessions separately at You can however register for the 2-weekly Contact Improvisation classes only through me by e-mail:

Separate Classes are € 15,-
You can also still register and join for all the Contact Improvisation classes in remainder of the season for a lower price per class. You can Contact me for the price of this, as it depends on the amount of classes left.

Contact Improvisation every other Friday 20.00-22.00

CONTACT: Kees Lemmens,
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Ark van Oost, Cipresstraat 154, Nijmegen, Gelderland 6523 HR, Netherlands

come in contact with yourself and expand.

breath and ground brings us in the body
with this base we move further moment by moment
by rolling, lifting, turning, leaning, playing…

selected music opens the space for different realms

trough initial guidance we can go deeper

first session free – single session €10 – 4x/€30

april 8./14./21./28. may 12./19. june 2./9./16./23./30. july 7.
first session on a thursday
further sessions on a wednesday

CONTACT: Christof Haas, 0049-15159106500, ,
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van Welderenstraat 113, Nijmegen, Gelderland 6511 MH, Netherlands

We dance weekly contactimprovisation on mondaymornings from 9.30-11.30 and mondayevenings from 20.00-22.00,
welcome for all levels

€ 100 for 10 classes / students and minimum income €90

weekly contactimprovisation on mondaymornings from 9.30-11.30 and mondayevenings from 20.00-22.00,

CONTACT: Enrique van Doezelaar, 00 31 6 14 10 99 48, ,
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Cuartito Azul, Delftsestraat 27, Rotterdam, Netherlands

next dates: saturday 18 februari, saturday 18 march

Join the workshop with changing teachers, designed for all levels, as an introduction, warm up and for new inspiration.
Afterwards open Jam with live music!
Jump in and dance, or watch, as you like.

Workshop including Jam € 10
Jam only € 5

14.00 – 15.30 Workshop
15.30 – 17.00 Jam with live music

CONTACT: Janine Brall, 0031 (0)6 25 100 420, ,
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"Centrum EMMA", Cremerstraat 247, Utrecht, (Utrecht) , Netherlands

Weekly class in Utrecht on Tuesdays (19:30-21:30)

We focus on some basic techniques and principles of CI, and also some ways of using the floor easier. This we use in explorations together, each class focussing on some other aspect of CI.
Leatning principles and moves, and also having fun in the dancing together.
Each series of about 10 classes has an overal focus.
For example: spring 2015 , we focussed on " Qualities of Dance and Touch". See website for actual info.

- join for a free try-out-class (please contact Sebas before)
- Open for all levels
- although the classes will be in Dutch, I can translate during the classes if necessary
- no classes during school-holidays;
see calendar

Sebas van Wetten uses in his CI classes also elements from Modern Dance (release technique), Creative Dance (‘Dansexpressie’), Dance Improvisation; BodyMindCentering.

email:     info at Dansavontuur dot nl

Tryout class is for free (or Donation)
See website for other prices

every Tuesdays* (19:30-21:30)
(not during school-holydays)
See the calendar on the website for dates.

CONTACT: Sebas van Wetten, +31-6 1833 4743 (Sebas van Wetten),
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