All levels welcome, coaching free for the asking. Sometimes live music….
2nd & 4th Sundays, from 4-6 pm
1st Saturday Womens Dance Jam at Euphoria Studios, 7-9 PM, 1st Saturday of every month. Join with other fabulous women for a 2-hour ecstatic/contact/freeform dance party on the lovely wooden floor at Euphoria. Experience the freedom of moving with other women in a supportive, open and peaceful space. Admission $8-10 sliding fee scale. Euphoria Studios is located at 1235 SE Division. More info at www.womensdancejam.com
Sliding fee $8-10
First Saturday of every month 7-9PM
First, an hour class. Then an open, co-created jam space for contact improvising. Live music always welcome! Instruction available on request.
4-5pm Class 5-7pm Jam every Saturday
Open Jam 7:30-10pm every Tuesday
Portland’s Tuesday jam is vibrant and welcoming. The intention of this jam is the practice of Contact Improvisation, and cultivating presence, curiosity and community through this form. We have an average of 35 people each week, and strong core group of regulars. Beginners are welcome and one-on-one instruction is available.
First and 3rd Tuesdays we have live music
2nd Tuesdays we start with a 25 minute warm up/ mini class
4th Tuesdays we practice Underscore
Occasional 5th Tuesdays have live music and sometimes games or performances
Openning circle at 7:30
Closing circle at 9:45
We, womyn of all walks of life, are coming together to investigate what inspires, empowers, intimidates, and confuses us as women in the Contact Improv world.
We will explore what You bring to the floor.
Bring your questions, ideas, experiences, curiosity and playful nature…
We will dance, talk, play, watch, listen, and connect around our uniquely female inquiry into this dance form.
The score for the evening: opening circle, a mixer or two, then at least 2 hours of open jam! All self-identified women welcome!
$10-20, sliding scale
2nd Fridays, 7:00pm-9:00pm