Le Poulpe (the octopus) is a new collective of people fond of Contact-improvisation dance. We organize events in Caen (Normandy) one a month at least (workshops, lessons, jams…). We also organize events about contemporary dance and physical practices (as Qi Gong, Yoga, etc…).
Contact us on FB : “Le Poulpe”
Chorescence was founded by Isabelle Üski in April 2005. Since then, it has been offering various spaces for practicing, exploring, and performing contact improvisation and related practices. The dynamic around the association keeps growing amazingly.
Please come and visit! Our beautiful community will be very happy to recieve your visits..
Where is Grenoble?
In the French Alps, 1,5 hour East from Lyon, 1,5 hour South from Geneve.
Please note a that the local aiport (Grenoble) is connected with several low cost air compagnies.
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Intensives in ‘St ANDEOL
ST Andeol has a beautiful studio located in the montains 45 km from Grenoble.
Please check >> the program, the workshops announced with an English flag are offered both in French and English!
Please contact us for details if you don’t understand the French webpage
Performances and Artistic project, please check the program.
Hélix est une association à but non-lucratif consacrée au développement du contact-improvisation et de la danse contemporaine ainsi qu’à la recherche autour de pratiques affiliées (somatiques, artistiques, pensées du corps et de l’espace…).
Collectif Zone d’Appui Provisoire is a contemporary dance company, whose core dancers are Léa Bonnaud & Mélanie Jolly.
We create performances, teach and research in the mouvement field.
We also organise Contact Improvisation workshops.
Classes, courses and jam contact improvisation with Marguerite Pechillon, mostly in Lille (Rijsel) and the “Nord Pas de Calais” (France).
Initiated by Mandoline Whittlesey in 2003, the CI has a strong implantation in Montpellier with weekly workshops, monthly jam and week-end workshop with international teachers.
Every monday 18:00-21:00 in a studio 5 minutes from the rail station.
5€ each + (one time fee insurance : 5€)
Every second sunday 18:00-21:00 in a former modern church with a big space.
5€ each + (one time fee insurance : 10€)
Check our website for details and adresses.
The Atlier de Paris Carolyn Carlson proposes a season of masterclasses for yearly more than 350 dancers and professionals from the world of performing arts. Our most important goal is to offer an education of high level conrtibuted by important international artists.
The Masterclasses take place in the Atelier situated in Paris, in the « Cartoucherie » a complex of various Parisien theatres.
Very soon (Noevmbre 15th – 19th) we will be offering a class given by choreographer Robyn Orlin. In December we will have classes given by : Ivan Wolfe a Suisse master of contemporary dance and contact impro as well as Juha Marsalo, former dancer of Carolyn Carlson, who’s now very activly creating his own works in Paris and throughout Europe.
In January follows our Australian programm with choreographers Rosalind Crisp, Helen Herbertson and performer Andrew Morrish.
Likewise we’re also a place of creation, offering space for artists to create , rehearse and research for their work. See further information on our website.
L’oeil et la main is a Parisian CI Collective dedicated to the promotion of CI in the city and around, especially through an annual festival (RiCI, in July), workshops of invited international teachers (in 2015 and 2016, Jurij Konjar, Charlie Morrissey and Ralf Jarozinski were our guests), labs on philosophy and CI, and the format “talk+jam” where an academic is invited to share the space with a dancer to introduce the jam.
Linfraviolet is a non profit organisation about movement created in Reims within animated cinema, dance improvisation (mainly contact impro) and thaï massage (with CI).
About contact impro, different workshops, jams are organised monthly : jam CI with a technical focus on sunday afternoon ! And a new event on Tuesday (1 or 2 per month) with Kayoubi jam CI, a kind of experimental space mixing CI, live music, drawing, cinema, photo in a cultural bar in Reims !
Also, we propose courses about *thaï massage and contact impro!
More info : /+33624785853 / Fb : Linfraviolet