Our Global Impact

Open Floor teachers worldwide help people and communities connect, furthering the development of movement and dance as a healing practice.

Making a Difference in 30+ Countries

Our teaching community includes 250 graduates offering Open Floor movement practice in over 30 countries around the globe.

Open Floor movement practice is being taught in many different communities: from local, weekly drop in classes to workshops and programs in mental health institutions to hospitals, refugee camps, prisons, schools, universities, government bodies and corporations.

It has accessed some long- burrowed and indefensible parts of my human experience and offered me a space to explore them using my favorite modality.

— Vanessa Steinberg, Foundational Program, AUSTRALIA

Read Our Global Impact Stories

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Moving Through Difficult Times

Catherine Martella walks into an  Open Floor movement class led by Theva Indrasenan, in Freemantle, Western Australia.  She says that before she started dancing with

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Open Floor for the Homeless

At Home on the Dance Floor

It’s a Wednesday morning at the Primavera Emergency Men’s Shelter in Tucson, Arizona (USA) and a dozen homeless men are sitting in a circle, waiting

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Donate to Open Floor International

While we are actively teaching and growing communities, we need your help to make our efforts go even further! Your support is crucial. If you’re able, please make a tax deductible donation to help us achieve our mission.

Your generous gift will support our training and outreach programs, and ensure that we can bring this transformative and empowering body of work to underserved communities who need it the most.

Students and teachers from around the world are sharing inspiring stories about the healing power of Open Floor movement practice.


Your generous gift will support our training programs, and ensure that movement instructors in 27 countries can make these life changing opportunities available to people around the globe.

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