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Contact improvisation together with Benno Voorham

February 17th – February 19th, 2012  workshop in Contact Improvisation ” Improvising Contact Improvisation”  by Benno Voorham ( Holland / Sweden ). Adress: Latvian Culture Academy ( Ludzas street 24, Riga )

BENNO VOORHAM  is a dancer, choreographer and teacher from Holland, who lives in Stockholm, Sweden since 1995. Graduated from New Dance Development School in […]

EMBODYING THE SPIRIT Butoh training with Joan Laage (Kogut Butoh)

Butoh training with Joan Laage (Kogut Butoh)
February 4  – 5,  12:00 p.m. – 15:00 p.m.

Embodying The Spirit explores endless questions. What is life? What is the human condition? What is the body? How can we experience infinity within the body/mind? Reduction of the physical body and ego-self allowing fluidity and transformation are fundamental […]

ArtistNe(s)t Residency Programme 2012

E-MOTIONAL Bodies & Cities
a European mobility and artistic exchange dance programme
Motion Fund strand
ArtistNe(s)t Residency Programme 2012
Call for proposals
[Romania – Ireland – Latvia – Cyprus – United Kingdom –Turkey]

Established in early summer 2011, the two-year mobility and artistic exchange dance programme E-MOTIONAL Bodies & Cities is currently launching a new strand of activities – the […]


Suitable for the dancers –
Balance, partnering, base and massage, empowerment and inner peace, stability and flying, exploration, deeper contact with oneself and the others
ACRObaticYOGA video – for the inspiration

Time: October 13-16 (Thursday-Sunday)
Space: I-DEJAS MAJA, Riga, 32b R?pniec?bas street, 2nd floor (enter from the yard)
Teacher: Deirdre Murphy (USA/Ireland)
More about the workshop:
Early registration (discount 20%) : […]

Open classes at dance studio Dzirnas

Open classes for all levels
Price : Ls 5.- / per class
Address: Brivibas gatve 224 , korpuss 5 ( entrance from Vairogu street ), 2. floor.

Classical dance  ( by  Svetlana Korole ):
Wednesdays  18.30 – 19.30
Fridays   19.00 – 20.00
Contemporary dance  ( by Ruta Nordmane ):
Wednesdays  19.30 – 21.00
Jazz dance  ( by Markus Zmoelnig ):
Fridays  20.00 […]

Open classes in contemporary dance

Starting from September 5 , 2011.
Every Monday, 19:00 – 20:30 ( by Ilze Zirina )
Every Thursday, 19:00 – 20:30 ( by Olga Zitluhina )
place: Riga Choreography School ( adress: Kalnciema 10/ 12 )

classes are open for all levels. Based on release and floor work. If you want to relax from working day, if you want […]

CI classes – intermediate level

Starting from September 15, 2011
At I-DEJAS MAJA ( adress:  Rupniecibas street 32b, 2. floor (entrance from the yard)
THURSDAYS |18.00 – 21.45
foto: Ginta Cukura

18:00-21:45 | class + jam session = 4+1,5Ls
18:00-20:00 | class only: 5Ls
20:15-21:45 | jam session only: 2Ls
Ilze Zirina (HA- choreographers’ association )
Works in contemporary dance field since 1997. Got MA in choreography (Music […]


L’animal a l’esquena (Celrà) From 12/09/2011 to 16/09/2011
Mal Pelo suggests working on their method of approaching movement and the idea of the silent pause. Using improvisation that materializes from a series of decisions based upon our experiences, our senses, and our capacity to imagine, provides the journey from silence to movement.
Pre-inscription opened until July 21th.