Theva is a techer in training. He is looking forward to bringing the Open Floor movement practice to his existing classes – Dancing Dhevas – which he has been running in Fremantle, Western Australia since 2010. Here, he shares some words sent to him by one of his students.
This article, by Open Floor teacher in training Hanne Tjersland was originally publish in Many Peaces Magazine.
Myrtle Legaki “The training has deepened my understanding of the embodied experience and supported me to introduce the practice within corporate settings and organizations of different types such as Google, Piraeus Bank, Quest Holdings, tech conferences, local NGOs with a positive impact.”
Reviewed By: Open Floor International Recommended by: Open Floor International Languages availability: English Description: Every month a group of residents from the Alzheimer’s and dementia geriatric wards at the Donauspital in Vienna, Austria gather together for a special dance class. Many are in wheelchairs, a few are able to stand. Some of the patients babble…
Lindy Armah is an Open Floor teacher in training from London. She has been living with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.), a long-term, neurological condition that causes symptoms affecting many body systems, for 20 years. M.E. affects an estimated 17 million people worldwide. Here she tells us about her experience of dancing with chronic illness.
Tamar Eyni-lehman from Kfar Adumim, Israel is a music therapist, phsycotherapist, group analyst, superviser and college teacher. She has been dancing for 15 years and is training to be an Opne Floor teacher. Here she tells us about dancing with an injured leg after an accident.
Dissolve is an Open Floor Core Movement Resource – A Poem by Lucy French
Jo Woods and Sarah Winter first danced together 5 years ago. Although they had never met before, had never spoken and were both in relationships at the time, they felt a profound, life changing connection.
The Open Floor Core Movement Resources offer a simple movement vocabulary, based on the universal principles of embodied and healing practices around the world. We practice all that it is to be human and expand our resources so that we can move, work, rest, play and live the way every body was born to.