This is my schedule of workshops and dance sessions at Contact meets Contemporary 2017 (24 – 30 July).
Note: There is also an introduction to the Contact meets Contemporary festival.
Monday 24 July – Day 1 Afternoon: Registration and ‘Are you with me?’ – a workshop with Marielle Gerke . Evening: Jam (CI dance session).
Tuesday 25 July – Day 2 Early: Axis Syllabus into Yoga with Diana Thielen. Morning: Contemporary Intensive 1. Afternoon: Feeding Forward – lecture by Katrin Susanh Krüger; Dance Reflections with Ali Schwartz; Sequencing Through with Laura Hicks. Evening: Jam.
Wednesday 26 July – Day 3 Early: Roll, Crawl, Run & Jump with Diana Thielen. Morning: Contemporary Intensive 2. Afternoon: The Politics of Contact Improvisation with Heike Pourian; Touching the Sky & Fly with Barbara Pfundt. Evening: Jam.
Thursday 27 July – Day 4 Early: Silent Jam. Morning: The Gap with Ali Schwartz. Afternoon: Why? lecture with Bernd Knappe; Dance Lab (X to one’s). Evening: Jam.
Friday 28 July – Day 5 Early: Axis Syllabus into Yoga with Diana Thielen. Morning: Contemporary Intensive 3. Afternoon: “Intertwined” – a workshop & public performance in the centre of Göttingen with Markus Hoft teaching/facilitating. Evening: Jam.
Saturday 29 July – Day 6 Early: Roll, Crawl, Run & Jump with Diana Thielen. Morning: Contemporary Intensive 4. Afternoon: CI Essentials with Jörg Hassmann; Dust-off Effort-revealing Non-doing with Dino Spiri. Evening: Water Contact & Facia Motion in Warm Water with Daniel Werner.
Sunday 30 July – Day 7 Early: Axis Syllabus into Yoga with Diana Thielen. Morning: Jam. Afternoon: Clean Up Party!
You can see the choice of workshops and schedules for attendees in this photo below.
[Top Photo: So many choices! Attendees of the festival read the programme attached to the wall of the Felix-Klein gymnasium by Andrew Wood]
The Contact meets Contemporary workshop 2017 programme: http://www.contact-meets-contemporary.de/program/workshops.html
Website of Diana Thielen who conducted the Early morning sessions: https://www.movementactivism.com/