the Living Arts Collective (LAC) is designed to foster artistic expression while creating a hub for the exchanging of resources, practices and ideas to develop socially progressive strategies for conscious living and cultural preservation through creative movement

we host classes, workshops, socials and performances while providing space for people to create, rehearse, teach and share ideas

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Special Events

Mud Dauber Earthen Plaster Workday and Workshop

Saturday October 26, 11am - 4pm This is an opportunity to help the Living Arts finishing our first earthen plaster wall in our NEW SaltTherapy Room while learning the craft and techniques from professional Greg Allen of the Mud Dauber School of Natural Building! Clay-based plasters have been used for thousands of years in all [...]

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Free Intro to Sacred Sexual Awakening & Healing® for Women*

Sunday, January 19, 11:30am - 2:30pm Event is free but you must reserve a ticket as seating is limited. Have you overlooked a huge piece of your spiritual growth? If you have not addressed your sexual healing, you’re probably falling short of your potential to attract and receive the things that are most important to [...]

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Channel Your Inner Unicorn Party!

Saturday, November 9, 9:00pm - 1:00am As part of our TZ Weekender with Jessica Lamdon!, we invite you to come channel your inner unicorn with us at this pure-zouk social! What does that mean? Sparkles, rainbows, whites and bright colors are all encouraged, but there is no dress code and it's up to YOU to [...]

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Beginner Series Fusion Social

Tuesday, October 15 - 9:15pm - 11:30pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ BEGINNER SERIES FUSION SOCIAL! When: Tuesday Oct 15 FREE for beginner series attendees $10 drop in, open to the public Social: 9:15 - 11:30pm If you'd like to join for the last beginner series lesson, the lesson is from 8:15-9:15pm (drop in lesson price is $12-$15 and [...]

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Immersive Engagements

Saturday, October 12 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm @ Living Arts Collective, a night of immersive installation, sound and image performance experiences. Featuring sets and immersive installations by Brooks Frederickson, James Budinich, and GOVERNANCE. Doors at 7:30 pm, performances starting at 8. Free and open to all.

read more

Reduce Your Stress Workshop – FREE

Saturday November 16, 2:00pm - 2:50pm At this free workshop we will talk all about stress, what stress does to our bodies and our lives, how to recognize where it's coming from, and learn easy ways to reduce it.

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Baila Beats Academy Salsa Drop-in

Thursday, October 10 & 17 - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm ✨Want a new experience?? 🧡Thursday October 10th & 17th 6:15-7:15 pm at Living Arts Collective (Studio room) 💖Baila Beats Academy is bringing you a new fun way to learn to dance Salsa by providing fundamental elements and technique so you can easily lead, follow [...]

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Energy Gym with Amelia

Thursday October 17, 5:45pm - 6:50pm The intention of the Energy Gym is to provide energy healing and education in a low-cost, community model to support your self-care, renewal and freedom in a safe and FUN format. Gym topic: Healing Intergenerational and Family Issues (9th/10th Chakras and Etheric Mirror) $15 preorder $20 door The Energy [...]

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Bull City Yoga Festival

Saturday October 12, 8:00am - 5:00pm Seeds for the Bull City Yoga Festival were planted three years ago with the Durham-based event Yoga, Body & Soul, which highlighted African American yoga teachers in the Triangle and created an inclusive day of yoga in the historic Ark Dance Studio on Duke’s East Campus.  Some core members of the Yoga, Body & [...]

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Durham Bodywork Monthly Community Massage Clinic

Saturday September 14, October 19, November 9, and December 7, 10am – 2pm Our Fall season of Community Massage Clinics is here, and we have space to care for you on September 14, October 19, November 9, and December 7! Take time out for yourself with our sweet combination of professional massage + guided relaxation [...]

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Mud Dauber Earthen Plaster Workday and Workshop

Saturday October 26, 11am - 4pm This is an opportunity to help the Living Arts finishing our first earthen plaster wall in our NEW SaltTherapy Room while learning the craft and techniques from professional Greg Allen of the Mud Dauber School of Natural Building! Clay-based plasters have been used for thousands of years in all [...]

read more
Free Intro to Sacred Sexual Awakening & Healing® for Women*

Free Intro to Sacred Sexual Awakening & Healing® for Women*

Sunday, January 19, 11:30am - 2:30pm Event is free but you must reserve a ticket as seating is limited. Have you overlooked a huge piece of your spiritual growth? If you have not addressed your sexual healing, you’re probably falling short of your potential to attract and receive the things that are most important to [...]

read more
Channel Your Inner Unicorn Party!

Channel Your Inner Unicorn Party!

Saturday, November 9, 9:00pm - 1:00am As part of our TZ Weekender with Jessica Lamdon!, we invite you to come channel your inner unicorn with us at this pure-zouk social! What does that mean? Sparkles, rainbows, whites and bright colors are all encouraged, but there is no dress code and it's up to YOU to [...]

read more
Beginner Series Fusion Social

Beginner Series Fusion Social

Tuesday, October 15 - 9:15pm - 11:30pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ BEGINNER SERIES FUSION SOCIAL! When: Tuesday Oct 15 FREE for beginner series attendees $10 drop in, open to the public Social: 9:15 - 11:30pm If you'd like to join for the last beginner series lesson, the lesson is from 8:15-9:15pm (drop in lesson price is $12-$15 and [...]

read more
Immersive Engagements

Immersive Engagements

Saturday, October 12 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm @ Living Arts Collective, a night of immersive installation, sound and image performance experiences. Featuring sets and immersive installations by Brooks Frederickson, James Budinich, and GOVERNANCE. Doors at 7:30 pm, performances starting at 8. Free and open to all.

read more
Reduce Your Stress Workshop – FREE

Reduce Your Stress Workshop – FREE

Saturday November 16, 2:00pm - 2:50pm At this free workshop we will talk all about stress, what stress does to our bodies and our lives, how to recognize where it's coming from, and learn easy ways to reduce it.

read more
Baila Beats Academy Salsa Drop-in

Baila Beats Academy Salsa Drop-in

Thursday, October 10 & 17 - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm ✨Want a new experience?? 🧡Thursday October 10th & 17th 6:15-7:15 pm at Living Arts Collective (Studio room) 💖Baila Beats Academy is bringing you a new fun way to learn to dance Salsa by providing fundamental elements and technique so you can easily lead, follow [...]

read more
Energy Gym with Amelia

Energy Gym with Amelia

Thursday October 17, 5:45pm - 6:50pm The intention of the Energy Gym is to provide energy healing and education in a low-cost, community model to support your self-care, renewal and freedom in a safe and FUN format. Gym topic: Healing Intergenerational and Family Issues (9th/10th Chakras and Etheric Mirror) $15 preorder $20 door The Energy [...]

read more
Bull City Yoga Festival

Bull City Yoga Festival

Saturday October 12, 8:00am - 5:00pm Seeds for the Bull City Yoga Festival were planted three years ago with the Durham-based event Yoga, Body & Soul, which highlighted African American yoga teachers in the Triangle and created an inclusive day of yoga in the historic Ark Dance Studio on Duke’s East Campus.  Some core members of the Yoga, Body & [...]

read more
Durham Bodywork Monthly Community Massage Clinic

Durham Bodywork Monthly Community Massage Clinic

Saturday September 14, October 19, November 9, and December 7, 10am – 2pm Our Fall season of Community Massage Clinics is here, and we have space to care for you on September 14, October 19, November 9, and December 7! Take time out for yourself with our sweet combination of professional massage + guided relaxation [...]

read more

Events

Classes, Workshops, Dance Socials, Live Music, Dance and Theater shows and performances, Community Gatherings and more!

Calendar

October 2019

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1
  • CI Contact Improv - …
  • Nia
  • Fusion Beginner Seri…
  • Sound Journey Breath…
2
  • MBCY Wisdom Circles …
  • MBCY Flow + Open
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
3
  • Partner Acro or Hand…
  • Acro Yoga Jam
4
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • Living Room Open Mic
5
  • MBCY Flow + FLy
  • Maura Garcia Dance
  • NC Diggs Deeper XVII…
  • First Saturday Salsa…
  • First Saturday Fusio…
6
  • MBCY Magic Dozen
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals
  • MBCY Restorative
7
  • MBCY Yin Yoga
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
  • BollyX with Lara
8
  • CI Contact Improv - …
  • Nia
  • Fusion Beginner Seri…
  • Sonic Alchemy Sound …
9
  • MBCY Wisdom Circles …
  • MBCY Flow + Open
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
10
  • Baila Beats Academy …
11
  • Tarot Study
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
12
  • Bull City Yoga Festi…
  • Immersive Engagement…
13
  • MBCY Magic Dozen
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • 2nd Sunday Contact I…
  • Capoeira Angola Begi…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals
14
  • MBCY Yin Yoga
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
  • BollyX with Lara
15
  • CI Contact Improv - …
  • Nia
  • Fusion Beginner Seri…
  • Sonic Alchemy Sound …
  • Beginner Series Fusi…
16
  • MBCY Wisdom Circles …
  • MBCY Flow + Open
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
17
  • Energy Gym with Amel…
  • Baila Beats Academy …
  • ShaGa Community Clas…
  • Queer Ecstatic Dance
18
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • Third Friday Art Gal…
19
  • MBCY Flow + FLy
  • Feldenkrais: Back in…
  • Durham Bodywork Comm…
  • Dancing Knees. Conne…
20
  • MBCY Magic Dozen
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • 3rd SundayCommunity …
  • Capoeira Angola Begi…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals
21
  • MBCY Yin Yoga
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
  • BollyX with Lara
22
  • CI Contact Improv - …
  • Nia
  • Sonic Alchemy Sound …
23
  • MBCY Wisdom Circles …
  • MBCY Flow + Open
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
24
  • Dance Salsa (4 week …
25
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
26
  • MBCY Flow + FLy
  • Community Dance Wave
27
  • MBCY Magic Dozen
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • Capoeira Angola Begi…
  • 4th Sundays Salsa Da…
  • MBCY Restorative
28
  • MBCY Yin Yoga
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
  • BollyX with Lara
29
  • CI Contact Improv - …
  • Last Tuesday Monthly…
  • Nia
  • Sonic Alchemy Sound …
30
  • MBCY Wisdom Circles …
  • MBCY Flow + Open
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
31
  • Dance Salsa (4 week …

Mud Dauber Earthen Plaster Workday and Workshop

Saturday October 26, 11am - 4pm This is an opportunity to help the Living Arts finishing our first earthen plaster wall in our NEW SaltTherapy Room while learning the craft and techniques from professional Greg Allen of the Mud Dauber School of Natural Building! Clay-based plasters have been used for thousands of years in all [...]

read more

Dancing Knees. Connecting Grace and Power Through the Knee Joint.

Saturday October 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm Have you had a knee injury? Or do you back off from certain movements due to fear of knee injury? What really is the safe movement potential of this joint? Join this monthly series on the joints as we look at knee anatomy, learn fluid and easeful Laban alignment [...]

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Free Intro to Sacred Sexual Awakening & Healing® for Women*

Sunday, January 19, 11:30am - 2:30pm Event is free but you must reserve a ticket as seating is limited. Have you overlooked a huge piece of your spiritual growth? If you have not addressed your sexual healing, you’re probably falling short of your potential to attract and receive the things that are most important to [...]

read more

Women’s Gathering and Dance

Saturday, November 23, December 14, January 25, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Sisters, It is time to gather. To celebrate & love & uplift ourselves and each other. To move To be still To return to the sense of the village To true sisterhood To let ourselves be seen in this way And to be held. We [...]

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Channel Your Inner Unicorn Party!

Saturday, November 9, 9:00pm - 1:00am As part of our TZ Weekender with Jessica Lamdon!, we invite you to come channel your inner unicorn with us at this pure-zouk social! What does that mean? Sparkles, rainbows, whites and bright colors are all encouraged, but there is no dress code and it's up to YOU to [...]

read more

Beginner Series Fusion Social

Tuesday, October 15 - 9:15pm - 11:30pm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ BEGINNER SERIES FUSION SOCIAL! When: Tuesday Oct 15 FREE for beginner series attendees $10 drop in, open to the public Social: 9:15 - 11:30pm If you'd like to join for the last beginner series lesson, the lesson is from 8:15-9:15pm (drop in lesson price is $12-$15 and [...]

read more

Immersive Engagements

Saturday, October 12 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm @ Living Arts Collective, a night of immersive installation, sound and image performance experiences. Featuring sets and immersive installations by Brooks Frederickson, James Budinich, and GOVERNANCE. Doors at 7:30 pm, performances starting at 8. Free and open to all.

read more

Reduce Your Stress Workshop – FREE

Saturday November 16, 2:00pm - 2:50pm At this free workshop we will talk all about stress, what stress does to our bodies and our lives, how to recognize where it's coming from, and learn easy ways to reduce it.

read more

Baila Beats Academy Salsa Drop-in

Thursday, October 10 & 17 - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm ✨Want a new experience?? 🧡Thursday October 10th & 17th 6:15-7:15 pm at Living Arts Collective (Studio room) 💖Baila Beats Academy is bringing you a new fun way to learn to dance Salsa by providing fundamental elements and technique so you can easily lead, follow [...]

read more

Maura Garcia Dance

Saturday October 5, 11:00am - 12:00pm Participatory class + informal showing of Maura Garcia choreography Pay what you can, food trades accepted ALL WELCOME! http://www.mauragarciadance.org/

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