A Fire and Performance Retreat designed for ALL levels of fire-dancers: from the newly-sparked to the seasoned performers... if you have never tried dancing with fire, we welcome you to your initiation...
This retreat is for you if you:
Seek a unique and powerful experience to transform your life and connect to your inner flame.
Have never danced with Fire but have felt the calling to dive into the art from an embodied place.
Already have a flow and movement practice and are interested in adding the Fire element
Have a deep desire to integrate the Fire element into your movement and flow practices
Seeking a more ritual and integrated approach to fire spinning
Desire to create more intention and ritual into your fire and flow expressions
Seek a community-based fire dancing approach to performances
Long to celebrate the success of your fire performers in a collaborative way
Want to learn some technical and flow-based skills using a variety of props
Have an open mind and a willingness to participate fully within a group setting
Workshops will focus on creating intentional movement practices to develop a deeply grounded approach to fire dancing. These embodiment practices will hone our awareness to facilitate a playful and connected experience.
A fire, flow and ritual framework for embodied performance workshops:
The Art of Play: A Zen Approach to Fire and Flow Props
Fire as a Moving Meditation
Integrating Ritual in your Flow: take your Fire dance to the NEXT level with Intention and Ritual
Flow Infusion: How to incorporate flow with any prop
Poi Foundations and self expression
Ecstatic Hoop Dance
Bellydance Spins and turns
Silk Veil Dance
Unveiling your Inner Flame through the lens of Temple Body Arts
Fire Ceremony basics: how to hold space and create a fire offering
Fire Safety Basics
Creating Intentional Performance within Fire Spinning : Deep Dive into offering your heart's desire
Multi-Prop Play with Group Choreography
Designing Dynamic and Ritual-based Group Performances
Creating community and connections within your fire performance
Awaken your inner Lalita, the Goddess of spiritual eroticism : Temple Body Arts Journey guided by Sofiah Thom