Coalescence Overview

Each year Luther College hosts a forum where movement students, researchers, and professionals can come together to learn and discuss Movement Fundamentals.

Date: July 16-20, 2017

Outcomes:  Each artist/teacher/practitioner will learn to implement the guiding principles of the Movement Fundamentals curriculum into their own individual research, practice or training curriculum.

Who's invited: This is a methods and movement-based seminar for somatic educators, body and healing arts practitioners, professional and pre-professional artists/teachers.

Facilitator: Jane Hawley, professor of dance, M.F.A.

Where: Center for the Arts (CFA) located on the Luther College campus, Decorah, Iowa.

Price: $750 (includes campus lodging) or $600 (does not include campus lodging)

*payment plans available with $150 deposit- contact Jane Hawley

“What if we view dance artists as we do other artists in that we don't train painters to mimic Picasso. I am interested in training dancers that look like themselves and can do their own thing with this material."

—Jane Hawley in Radically Somatic, Lifetime Learners Dance Magazine Article, 2009.