First Fortnight: Dance Workshop with Michelle Boulé

Date:
Thu 14 Jan 2021
Time:
15:00 - 17:00
Venue:
Online through Zoom

Take some time out to explore this series of online events focused on dance and wellbeing offered by Dance Ireland in partnership with choreographer Áine Stapleton, First Fortnight, and Galway Dance Project.

Curated by Áine Stapleton, these events will be led by international artists who offer different perspectives on mental health and wellbeing through their dance practice.

The events are open to all and will be hosted online via Zoom. Dance Ireland is the national dance development organisation, enabling people, places, ideas, communities and genres of dance to come together – to ignite action, provoke thought and connect with each other.

(All fees go directly to paying the workshop leaders.)

Dance Workshop: ALIGN TOWARDS LIFE
with Michelle Boulé
Thu 14 Jan, 3pm - 5pm, €5

This workshop will help you align your body to support what you are here to create in life…whether that’s being an awesome dancer, partner, friend, momma, poppa, artist, none or all of the above. There will be a theme for the day and the Moving with Innate Wisdom practice will offer simple directives and improvisations to help you transform your body into an active agent and receptacle for your truth.

Book Online HERE

ABOUT Michelle

Michelle Boulé is a “Bessie” Award winning dance artist, teacher, life coach, and healer who has spent the past 25 years exploring the relationship between movement, consciousness, human potential, and art. Boulé has received recent commissions, presentations, and awards from The Chocolate Factory, Danspace Project, Triple Canopy, Baryshnikov Arts Center, Summer Stages Dance @ICA Boston, and The Met Breur (with Okkyung Lee), University of Illinois Distinguished Legacy Award, New York Foundation for the Arts Choreography Fellowship, LMCC’s Extended Life Dance Development Program, PICA Creative Exchange Lab, and MacDowell. As a performer, she has collaborated with Miguel Gutierrez (2001-15), Aine Stapleton, John Scott, Deborah Hay, Bebe Miller, and John Jasperse, amongst others. She teaches at universities and institutions internationally, and since 2008 has maintained a coaching+healing practice, offering workshops online as well as 1:1 coaching. michelleboule.comFacebook, Instagram

Also in this sereies of First Fortnight Workshops

Guided Audio for Movement Practice by K.J. Holmes
The Poetics of Dance and Place 
Access available from 2 January 2021, FREE 
Find out more HERE

Dance Workshop: ME. MY HOUSE. MY DANCE.
with Clint Lutes
Fri 15 Jan, 3pm - 5pm, €5
Find out more HERE

Performance Lecture: EMBRACING PROBLEM WORK OR “FAILURE” AS A FEMINIST ACT and EDUCATION.
with Adrienne Truscott
Sat 16 Jan, 4 - 5.45pm, FREE
Find out more HERE

Dance Talk: DANCING LIVES AND MENTAL HEALTH
Sat 16 Jan, 6.30 - 7.15pm, FREE
Find out more HERE


 

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