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:

  • 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
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Silk Veil WORKSHOP: The art of the Veildance with weighted veils

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THe Magic of the Poi dance: One and two poi

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The ARt of Play with Kiki

Creating intentional Performance

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ECSTATIC HOOP DANCE WITH GAEA LADY

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Fire ritual ceremony

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Awaken your inner Lalita, the Goddess of spiritual eroticism : Temple Body Arts Journey guided by Sofiah Thom