February 2019

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  • Essence of Ecstatic …
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
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  • Body Back HIIT *move…
  • Taiji: Structural Bo…
  • Intro to Nonviolent …
  • LAC Fusion Retreats:…
  • First Saturday Salsa…
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  • Qi Gong - Movement a…
  • Ecstatic Dance Wave
  • The Call Within
  • Capoeira Angola (mar…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals …
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  • BollyX with Lara
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
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  • Transformation Medit…
  • Contact Improvisatio…
  • Moving the Solo Body
  • Sound Journey Breath…
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  • Triangle Zouk Fundam…
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
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  • Beginner Washing Mac…
  • AcroYoga Jam
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  • Essence of Ecstatic …
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
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  • Body Back HIIT *move…
  • *alternate location …
  • Durham Bodywork Comm…
  • Zouk Social Dance: T…
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  • Qi Gong - Movement a…
  • Care to Share Table
  • Ecstatic Dance Wave
  • *UPSTAIRS!* Capoeira…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals …
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  • BollyX with Lara
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
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  • Transformation Medit…
  • Contact Improvisatio…
  • Moving the Solo Body
  • Sound Journey Breath…
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  • Triangle Zouk Fundam…
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
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  • Beloved Within- Hear…
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  • Essence of Ecstatic …
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
  • Third Friday Art Gal…
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  • Body Back HIIT *move…
  • Taiji: Structural Bo…
  • Awakening the Spine …
  • Massage Techniques f…
  • The Westie Party
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  • Qi Gong - Movement a…
  • Ecstatic Dance Wave
  • Capoeira Angola (mar…
  • Nia Dance Jam 1Billi…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals …
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  • BollyX with Lara
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
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  • Transformation Medit…
  • Contact Improvisatio…
  • Moving the Solo Body
  • Sound Journey Breath…
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  • SHAGA Community Clas…
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
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  • AcroYoga Jam
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  • Essence of Ecstatic …
  • Living Arts Ecstatic…
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  • Body Back HIIT *move…
  • Taiji: Structural Bo…
  • Ushering in the New …
  • PEACE OF CLAY : A ne…
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  • Qi Gong - Movement a…
  • Ecstatic Dance Wave
  • Capoeira Angola (mar…
  • 4th Sundays Salsa Da…
  • Djembe FUNdamentals …
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  • BollyX with Lara
  • Aikido Body Art Move…
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  • Transformation Medit…
  • Contact Improvisatio…
  • Last Tuesday Monthly…
  • Sound Journey Breath…
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  • SHAGA Community Clas…
  • International Folk D…
  • Wednesday Zouk Socia…
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Non-violent Communication Study Group

Sundays, 6:30 – 7:30p Most of us have been educated from birth to compete, judge, demand and diagnose - to think and communicate in terms of what is "right" and what is "wrong" with people. At best, communicating and thinking this way can create misunderstanding and frustration. At its worst, it can lead to anger, [...]

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Beginner Washing Machine Class at Living Arts Collective

Thursday, February 7th, 7:30 – 8:30p Join us for a fun pre-jam Acro class on beginner washing machines! Aimee Kresica, certified Lift Acrobatics instructor, will be assisted by Matthew Pearman in offering instruction on a fun beginner washing machine. This week we'll teach Trap Door! This is a BEGINNER PLUS level class! Students can be [...]

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SHAGA Community Class!

Wednesdays, starting February 20th, 6 – 7p Back by popular demand, our Weekly Community Shaga Class kicks off Wednesday, February 20th, at Living Arts Collective! Shaga is inspired by the movement language of Gaga, developed by Ohad Naharin. Durham-based Shaleigh Comerford, who trained with Ohad, has created an accessible, empowering and fun practice for anyone [...]

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Ushering in the New You through Mask Making

Saturday, February 23rd, 1:30 – 4:30p Where: Living Arts Collective, Durham When: Feb. 23, 1:30-4:30 Donation for Materials: $12 If inspired, please bring materials that add shape, texture or color to the masks. These can be shared with the group to add variety to the process. Basic materials will be provided. Masks capture the potent [...]

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Essence of Ecstatic Dance

Fridays in February, 6:30 – 7:15 Whether this is your first dance or your 32133rd, this is a welcoming way to enter into the Ecstatic Dance experience. Explore the framework of improvisational possibilities within this creative arts container. Gain communication & interaction skills while navigating a "wordfree" space. Bring to light our individual and group [...]

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Awakening the Spine III

Saturday, February 16th, 11a – 12:30p Feldenkrais classes emphasize learning to develop more refined movement patterns, designed to bring you more grace, flow, and power in your dancing, athletics, and everyday activities. Replacing excess effort, Feldenkrais engages the neuroplasticity of the brain to learn how to move and function with more ease and efficiency. As [...]

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Contact Improv – Last Tuesday CI JAM

Last Tuesdays of the month, 6 – 7:50p Join us for our monthly CI Jam at the Living Arts, part of our semester of Contact Improvisation! On the last Tuesday of each month, the class opens up to a jam where we invite in the larger community to dance, play, and move with us. **This [...]

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Djembe FUNdamentals for Adults & Mature Youth: Feb 3rd – Mar 6th

Sunday, February 3rd – March 17th, 5 – 6:30p *downstairs lobby* (skipping February 24th) Welcome to Djembe FUNdamentals In Africa life moves to the beat. Make rhythm the soundtrack of YOUR life. This winter, Teli Shabu teams up with Atiba Rorie of Africa Unplugged! Atiba, a Durham favorite has honed his musical skill from a [...]

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Living Arts Ecstatic Dance

Fridays 7:30p – 9:30p, Sundays 11:11a –1:11p Experience authentic self-expression in a safe space free of judgment & instruction. This weekly ecstatic dance event offers an opportunity to explore delicious states of being from stillness to unfettered wildness through self-directed free form movement in community. The 90 minute practice takes us on a movement journey [...]

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