Byron Bay Contact Improvisation

Byron Bay Contact Improvisation

The central meeting point for the Byron Bay Contact Improvisation Community, a place for sharing info on classes, jams and up-coming events.

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Contact Improvisation this Saturday at 9:45 and Improvisation classes on Mondays starting 26th Feb. ... See MoreSee Less

6 days ago

Contact Improvisation this Saturday at 9:45  and Improvisation classes on Mondays starting 26th Feb.

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2 weeks ago

Ongoing Classes at St Martins Hall Mullumbimby
Open class suitable for people new to Ci.

9:45 - 11am $ 15 (includes Jam or part there of)

CI Jam 11-1pm $10

Class teacher this week and next week Jim Mant

NEWS: International guest teacher Otto Akkanen from Finland will be leading a weekend workshop end of May, so get to class and Jam because you need some practice to be able to attend 🙂
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2 weeks ago

Ongoing Classes for CI 🙂

Class from 9:45 - 11am - into the Jam
Jam from 11am - 1pm

Please come to class from 9:45, this is perfect for new dancers to explore the form before the Jam, you can stay for Jam if you have done the class. And it's a great way for experienced dancers to get warm and revisit classic Ci before the Jam time begins.

If you want to Jam only please come for 11am.

Class $15

Jam only $10

Alternating teachers Kimberley McIntyre and Jim Mant and more guest teachers and community members stepping into the role as we the year rolls on 😉
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3 weeks ago

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I am on the road again and can now get to these classes, yay! I'm also looking for conversations in the Byron/Lismore area with individuals who are interested in aerial bungee dance- I LOVE weightless dance and am super keen to try and get it happening here in the area (I'm not a teacher). I'm also super keen to find out if anyone is interested in water/underwater contact improv/dance- I'd love to find others that love to play with these forms.

Last beginner class of Summer CI series, they are drop in classes suitable to beginners and pitched to those who show up on the day
9:30 - 11am $15 includes Jam.

11-1pm is the regular 2 hour CI Jam $10 🙂
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4 weeks ago

Dancing and learning, rolling with laughing, falling extending, softening relaxing feeling, extending, rolling leaning falling flying dancing Contact Improvisation

classes continue for 2 more Saturdays
9:30-11 with Kimberley McIntyre

11am -1:30pm Jam time for all CI dancers to enjoy unstructured studio time for dancing Contact Improvisation.

St Martins Church Hall , Stuart Street Mullumbimby
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1 month ago

Dancing and learning, rolling with laughing, falling extending, softening relaxing feeling, extending, rolling leaning falling flying dancing Contact Improvisation

classes continue for 2 more Saturdays  
9:30-11   with Kimberley McIntyre

11am -1:30pm Jam time for all CI dancers to enjoy unstructured studio time for dancing Contact Improvisation.

St Martins Church Hall , Stuart Street Mullumbimby

Saturday Jam is rolling out again.

9:30 - 11 am Class for people new to the form or those who just wanna come to a lead class. We delve into tone and sensation and get use to all sorts of rolling points of view.

11 am - 1:30pm Jam for those who wanna jam and free form their CI groove.

$15 for 1.5 hr class and gets you Jam time also...

$10/$8 Jam gets you 2.5 hours of CI open dance

St Martins Church Hall, Stuart Street Mullumbimby.
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1 month ago

Curious Body - Improvisation session happening today
last curious dance session of holiday series
4-6pm at St Martins
all welcome to move it, great to improvise solo and in small groups. Some Contact but it is not the focus. Focus is on movement creation and articulation, sustaining interest and generating movement vocabulary. Fun. And investigating the spontaneous composing of space and body.
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1 month ago

Today 4-6pm
Curious Body -Improvisation #3

Saturday 9:30-11 Newbies Contact Improvisation class
Saturday 11-1pm Contact Improvisation Jam

All sessions at St Martins Church Hall,
Stuart Street, Mullumbimby
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2 months ago

CI classes on today at 9:30 - 11am with Kimberley McIntyre
$15 for class (& option to stay for Jam)

Contact Jam on today at 11am - 1pm $10/$8

St Martins Church Hall, Stuart St, Mullumbimby
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2 months ago

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Hey! This looks great improv is something I wanna get into it. when are your classes usually on?

Hey CI groovers with friends who wanna learn some principles to get more into the flow of Jamming. Send them to Classes, now happening before the Jam. Starting next Sat 30th. Other sessions on offer also 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

Hey CI groovers with friends who wanna learn some principles to get more into the flow of Jamming.  Send them to Classes,  now happening before the Jam.  Starting next Sat 30th.  Other sessions on offer also :)

Jam this Sat is 11am...leaving time for CI classes to start next week 30th.... 9:30-11am Flyer to be posted 🙂

Jam 11-1pm
St Martins Church Hall
Stuart Street Mullumbimby

$10/$8
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2 months ago

Contact Impro Dance Jam time is now

11- 1pm

St Martins Church Hall
Stuart Street Mullumbimby

$10/$8 for space and future Muso Jams
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2 months ago

This weeks Sat CI Jam is on at
GONDWANDA HALL
11am - 1pm 😊
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2 months ago

Saturdays Contact Jam is on at GONDWANA.
Prestons Lane Tyagarah
18th Nov 10-12noon
freebee for this week only

Next week back at St MArtins in Mullum
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3 months ago

CI Jam practice dancing Ci tomorrow Sat 10-12noon
St Martins Church
Stuart St, Mullumbimby
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4 months ago

Contact Improvisation Saturday
10-12noon
St Martins,
Stuart St, Mullumbimby
$10/$8 contribute to costs & dance
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4 months ago

Contact Impro is on today usual place and time: Mullumbimby
St Martins Church Hall
Stuart Street

10-12 - dancing has been great, some come for some or come for all.
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4 months ago

Contact Improvisation Jam is on this Sat 10-12 at our new home:
st Martins Church Hall,
Stuart st
Mullumbimby.
The jams have had a great focused quality of late so come and dance. $10/$8 contribute not for profit dancing 😉
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5 months ago

Contact improvisation is on in Mullumbimby. Sat 30th
10-12 noon.
St Martins Church Hall,
Stuart Street,
Mullumbimby

bring $10 / $8 to contribute.
Stewart will be opening.
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5 months ago

Dancing Contact Improvisation and Garage sales happening today.
Come and dance CI at the St Martins Hall before or after you grab a bargain...
10-12 focused Jam dancing Contact Improvisation.
All levels of dancer welcome $10/$8
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5 months ago

This Saturday 16th Sept. Contact Improvisation practice returns to Mullumbimby.

10am - 12noon

St Martins Church Hall
Stuart Street
Mullumbimby

Arrive at 10am to start warm up.
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5 months ago

This Sat 9th Sept
Contact Improvisation jam space is at Gondwana hall !!

Location: Prestons lane in Gondwana Sanctuary, Tyagarah. Bring your body and some $ to cover the space.

Arrive at 10am for lead in and join pow wow... 🙂
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5 months ago

This Saturday 2nd Sept.

Spring Underscore at the Mullumbimby space
St Martins Hall, Stuart Street

10am arrival, no late starts 🙂

Underscore is the practice again as it provides a great container to hold lots of dancing, playing and observing.

Suitable for all levels of dancer but not for absolute beginners.

10am arrival for a 2 hour practice or so, timing decided with everyone present at the pow wow.
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6 months ago

This Sat the 26th we do the Underscore again.

Because we enjoyed it so much last Sat we are giving it extra time this week. Please allow 3 hours for the practice.

10-1pm $10

The underscore is open to all levels of CI dancer, (it is not suitable for absolute beginners.)

Usually the underscore is talked though at the beginning and then practiced in silence until the "final resolution of the room" . Last week Kimberley lead the underscore by talking through the somatic beginning and the layers that lead to "engagement" and then "open score". I will do this again, so if you feel rusty or unsure there will be some guidance in the space.

10am arrival to begin 🙂

St Martins Church Hall
Stuart Street Mullumbimby
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6 months ago

This Sat 19th CI will be at St Martins Church Hall in Mullumbimby.

There is an Underscore Practice that we can do together. Kimberley will lead the beginning of the score which is mostly arrival and somatic enquiry until we get to move around, 'graze', and 'engage' into the 'open score'.

For those unfamiliar with Underscore it is great framework for CI and it unfolds naturally into dancing.

Please arrive at 10am on Sat Morning as we need to start together to do this practice .

If you want to google Underscore CI you will find loads of info.

Sat 19th

10am-12noon UNDERSCORE 🙂
$10
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6 months ago

Musicians locked in for This Saturdays Mullumbimby Contact Improvisation Jam.
Come and dance with with cello & guitar
Class at 10am with Kimberley suitable for beginners $15
Jam from 11:15 $10

St Martins Anglican Church Hall, Stuart Street
Mullumbimby
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7 months ago

Musicians locked in for This Saturdays Mullumbimby Contact Improvisation Jam.
Come and dance with with cello & guitar
Class at 10am with Kimberley suitable for beginners $15
Jam from 11:15  $10

St Martins Anglican Church Hall, Stuart Street
Mullumbimby

Comment on Facebook

hey how long does the jam go for? <3

Dear Contact Improvisors. Dancers and wonderful moving folk who like and follow this "page".

I have been in conversation with other Byron Bay CI dancers and we are finding it confusing to have two CI pages for Byron Bay. This one is a page. the other one is a group. They are both called "Byron Bay Contact Improvisation"

So we think we should delete this page and just keep the group going as it's more user friendly as a group.

I have saved all the great photo's most of them taken by Alejandro Rolandi at ACIC 2007!

Anyone with an opinion please leave it below.

cheers

Kimberley
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8 months ago

Comment on Facebook

How do I know whether I have liked the other page? Seems like a silly question but I'm curious..

I dont know do a search for for B Bay CI group...

Contact Jam is on this Sat. Last Sat Jam before ACIC. Jam's are now $5 to cover the cost of the space, now that Masta is going overseas. Come on and all, roll around and dance. ... See MoreSee Less

9 months ago

Contact Jam on Saturday at Gondwana Hall. 11 - 1pm -
gold coin donations for the space
- last jam for Masta Aqua Watsu before she goes to European summer.
- 2nd last Jam before ACIC.
- ACIC still has two day tickets for Friday night/Saturday check out the COnvergence web site.
See you tomorrow 🙂
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9 months ago

****Jam is on This Monday 22/5 starting with Feldi warm up with Jim Mant from 11am followed by an Underscore at Gondwana Hall, Prestons Lane Tyagarah. ... See MoreSee Less

9 months ago

Contact Jam tomorrow 11-1
Feldi pre Jam session 10:15am
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9 months ago

Contact Jam tomorrow. Arrive at 10:15am for Feldi warm up session with Jim Mant.
Jam 11-1pm
usual place Gondwana Hall Prestons Lane 🙂
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10 months ago

Jam is on tomorrow. Sat 11-1pm
Gondwana, Tyagarah
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10 months ago

Hello Jammers, Go to Gondwana today to dance CI from 11-1pm.
Prestons Lane Tyagarah
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10 months ago

It's a rainy weekend but if you can get through on Saturday the Jam is on!
11-1pm Gondwana hall
Prestons Lane
Tyaragarah
by donation
Contact Improvisation Jam _ a place to gather and practice
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11 months ago

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Welcome to the contact Improv. Entry of Grays Lane is more a Grays River. So, just take your swimmers to get to our Dance-meditation-Hall. (this is not my April fools joke)

Contact Improv. is happening in Gondwana Hall. There is still water over the road. first schort part is deepest (knee deep). Best to leave the car there. I can pick you up on the other side call me on 0437116619 (usually there are lots of cars offering rides.)

Contact Jam this Saturday 11-1pm
Gondwana Hall
Prestons lane
Tyagarah
All Contacters welcome and encouraged to come and share in the practice, get ready for ACIC. The Jam is by donation.
Come along warm up and dance .
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11 months ago

Contact Jam is back ON !!!! ... See MoreSee Less

11 months ago

CONTACT IMPRO JAM THIS SUNDAY
12th March.
Gondwana Hall
Prestons Lane
Tyagarah
We are doing Sunday as Saturdays are not available for our regular Jam practice. Watch this space for updates week by week. 🙂
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11 months ago

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Hi all, will there be a class/jam this sunday please? What time n location? Im new to the area but been doing some CI in Sydney n would love to get in touch, cheers

Byron CI Jammers and visitors, there is no Gondwana Sat Jam for the next 3 weeks.

Another venue may be found so watch FB and get ready to receive text msg's again as Valentina is back in town.

Any venue ideas, feel free to post or text. 🙂
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1 years ago

No Jam this Sat 11 Feb due to the hall being booked by a longer event.

Hi Contacters. The Jam at Gondwana hall Tyagarah is not on this sat 11th Feb.

Please check facebook for weekly updates about the Jam throughout Feb and March.

ALSO: Beginners series of evening classes will run in March in Mullum.
Fri 3rd March thru till Fri 24th March.
The classes will be suitable for people with no experience or dancers who have been away from the form for a while and who want to reignite the CI flame.
More info coming soon.
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1 years ago

The Saturday Morning Jam is on again this Saturday 28th Jan.
11am to 1pm Gold coins donation
All levels welcome
This is an open Jam space for Contact Improvisation. CI
Lessons coming soon to Mullumbimby on Friday evenings.

Jam address is:

Gondwana Hall
Prestons Lane
off Grays Lane
Tyagarah.

Very easy to find.
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1 years ago

Contact Impro Jam is on tomorrow. Saturday Morning as usual
11-1pm at Gondawana. Gold coins donation only for these Summer months so come down for 11 am warm up and play in a Contact Impro space and time.
Prestons Lane Tyagarah.
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1 years ago

Comment on Facebook

Thanks Kimberley! Loved it! 🙂

Today the Jam space in Gondwana, Prestons Lane Tyagarah
will be a silent Underscore.
Arrive by 11am to start together.
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1 years ago

Contact Jam in Tyagarah, Byron Bay
All levels of dancer welcome
11am to 1pm
Prestons Lane, Tyagarah
Gold coin donations to the hall.

The Saturday Jam will be ongoing through out the holiday season including tomorrow Sat 24th December.

Photo from the net for inspiration... reach, roll, support, yield, fly...
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1 years ago

Contact Jam in Tyagarah, Byron Bay
All levels of dancer welcome
11am to 1pm
Prestons Lane, Tyagarah
Gold coin donations to the hall.

The Saturday Jam will be ongoing through out the holiday season including tomorrow Sat 24th December. 

Photo from the net for inspiration... reach, roll, support, yield, fly...

The Contact Jam is on at Gondwana today at 11am till 1pm...

The Jam is an ongoing dance space held every Saturday unless we advise otherwise. A place to practice the form of Contact Improvisation....
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1 years ago

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Hii any jam o lesson comming soon ?? 🙂

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