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September 24 - October 13, West Wales, UK

3-WEEK PRE-TEACHER-TRAINING OPEN SOURCE FORMS PROGRAM

Especially for Europeans, though open to all with prerequisites
Prequisites: minimum of one two-week OSF workshop

Designed for those considering teaching Open Source Forms who need more experience in the practice before entering the OSF Teacher Certification Program. It includes the full spectrum of introductory OSF material, sophisticated improvisation sessions, & in-depth discussions about underlying concepts & methods.

LOCATION: FELINGANOL, WEST WALES: magical woodland retreat
TRAINING FEE: $1,500 USD FOR TRAINING [all payments for training must be in US dollars!]
ACCOMMODATIONS (arrange directly with Meriel Goss: merielgoss(at)hotmail.com): £420 - £600 GBP for single or shared cabins. For those living or staying nearby, some non-residential places are available.

Only three more places available! Your space will be held, first-come-first-serve, with a non-refundable $300 USD registration deposit.The balance of $1200 USD is due by July 2017.

This European Pre-TT Program is designed to prepare & provide prerequisites for OSF Teacher Certification in Europe in 2018/19.

Info & Bookings

About OSF Teacher Certification & Pre-Teacher Training Programs

http://opensourceforms.com/teacher-training


Year #2 of two-summer Open Source Forms Teacher Certification Program in Seattle, WA.

June 19 - July 14, 2017
Seattle, WA, US

Faculty: Stephanie Skura, Susanna Hood, Nate Dryden, Meaghen Buckley

More Info on this program


May 29 /June 9, 2017, Seattle, US

Facilitated by Stephanie Skura & Nate Dryden

Two-week Open Source Forms Workshop
Monday - Friday: 11 am - 2 pm

OPEN TO ALL!

$600, or $500 with early registration deposit by April 15, 2017

More Info & registration


April 18 & 19, 2017, Brooklyn, NY, US

Surreptitious Preparations for an Impossible Total Act

Performances at Roulette Intermedia
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Structured improvisational investigations by Sally Dean, Eva Karczag, Juliette Mapp, Wendy Perron, Stephanie Skura, Debra Wanner, Paige Barnes, & moving vocalist Shelley Hirsch, directed by Skura

http://roulette.org/group/dance


November 2016 - March 2017, Seattle, US

Weekly Open Source Forms advanced sessions

Saturdays 2 - 5 pm (no classes Dec 24 or Dec 31, 2016)
The NEW Studio Current, 1100 Pike St at 11th Avenue

$20 per session

Prerequisites for these sessions: experience with full spectrum of introductory OSF. Advance registration required!
If interested, please email:

info@opensourceforms.com


October 30, 2016, New York City, US

Surreptitious Preparations for an Impossible Total Act

Performance showing at WeisAcres Sundays On Broadway
537 Broadway, 3rd floor
7 pm, please arrive by 6:45 pm
Free!

Structured improvisational investigations by Sally Dean, Wendy Perron, Juliette Mapp, Stephanie Skura, Debra Wanner, & Shelley Hirsch, directed by Skura

http://www.cathyweis.org/weisacres/sundays-on-broadway


September 11 - October 7, 2016, Pennsylvania, US

Guest Residency, Juniata College Theater Program

Huntingdon, PA


July 11 - August 5, 2016, Seattle, US

Year #1 of two-summer Open Source Forms Teacher Certification Program in Seattle, WA.

Faculty: Stephanie Skura Susanna Hood

More Info on this program


July 11 - 29, 2016, Seattle, US

3-WEEK PRE-TRAINING OPEN SOURCE FORMS PROGRAM

Monday - Friday, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM & 2:00 - 6:00 PM
Captiol Hill, Seattle

Designed for those considering teaching Open Source Forms who need more experience in the practice before entering the OSF Teacher Certification Program. It includes the full spectrum of introductory OSF material, sophisticated improvisation sessions, & in-depth discussions about underlying concepts & methods. This program is alongside our 2016 Teacher Certification Program. (Separate from the June two-week OSF workshop)

Faculty: Stephanie Skura, Susanna Hood

** Along with at least one other 2-week OSF workshop, this workshop completes prerequisites for the next OSF Teacher Certification Program.**

Cost: $1,800 or $1,500 if non-refundable deposit received by May 1, 2016.


Two-week Open Source Forms Seattle Workshop

PLEASE NOTE: DATES & TIME FOR THIS WORKSHOP HAVE CHANGED FROM JUNE TO JULY! 

July 11 - 22, 2016,
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Mon - Fri
19th & Roy, Capitol Hill, Seattle

Opportunity to study intensively with OSF creator Stephanie Skura & Co-Faculty Susanna Hood & Nate Dryden 

 Open to all! Daily 2-hour sessions. No prior experience necessary.

** Partially fulfills requirements for applicants to OSF Teacher Certification Program.**

Workshop participants will join OSF trainees & pre-trainees for morning OSF technique sessions, bringing together a worldwide community for dancing, creative practice, and deep immersion -- in a catalytic environment of colleagues with diverse experiences in teaching, healing, therapy, performance, theater, community, and visionary organization-building. 

Cost: $300 if non-refundable deposit of $50 received by May 10, 2016, via Paypal or check.
Balance of payment due on June 1.

TO REGISTER: Contact Keely at info@opensourceforms for payment instructions, whether or not you've already made a deposit.


Monday, May 30th – Friday, June 10th, 2016, Berlin

Beyond Beginnings, Spring Intensive in Berlin
An integrated practice in Open Source Forms & Skinner Releasing Technique with Susanna Hood & Bettina Neuhaus

EDEN Studios, Breite Strasse 43/13187 Berlin
Mon, Tues, Thurs 10.00 – 14.00
                  Wed & Fri 10.30 – 14.30
                 
Cost: €450/ €400 if registering before April 1, full payment by May 8
Limited class size – Book early to reserve a place!

Register: info(at)bettinaneuhaus.com


May 19 - 31, 2016, New York City

Rehearsals for current group project, working title:

Surreptitious Preparations for An Impossible Total Act

Structured improvisations with Sally Dean, Eva Karczag, Juliette Mapp, Wendy Perron, Debra Wanner, Paige Barnes, Shelley Hirsch


January 6 - 22, 2016, New York City

Rehearsals for current group project, working title:

Surreptitious Preparations for An Impossible Total Act

Structured improvisations with Sally Dean, Eva Karczag, Juliette Mapp, Wendy Perron, Debra Wanner, Paige Barnes, Shelley Hirsch


Freedom + Rigor + Courage, Movement Research Winter Melt

January 11 - 15, 2016
Monday - Friday, 1 - 3 PM
New York City
Studio TBA

Cross-fertilizations of releasing technique & creative process catalyze creative work. Approaches derived from 30 evolving years of rehearsal process celebrating diversity, collaboration, & individual creative empowerment: free of inhibition, wildly intuitive, inviting mind to collaborate. Access conceptual freedom, specificity, courage & honesty in movement, vocal practice, & improvisation. Adopt these methods & discover your own. Experiment with surprising pathways between conscious & subconscious, movement/voice/writing/drawing, witnessing & participating. With radical approaches to scores as fertile path toward content-relevant method & structure, integrating intuitive with analytical. Trusting our inner world, accessing technique as resource & having the courage to transcend it in our unfettered presence.

Info & Registration


Directing & Teaching Residency, Juniata College Theater Program

October 26 - November 22, 2015

Performance of Double Soliloquies In Which We Both Acknowledge Each Other: November 19, 2015, 8 PM, Suzanne Von Leibig Theatre


Open Source Forms Retreat week, Felinganol, Wales

6-day workshop in a forest studio staying in woodland cabins to immerse in Open Source Forms & creative process with Stephanie Skura in West Wales

Arrival 4PM Friday, 31 July; departure 2PM Thursday, 6 August, 2015

Accommodation Options:

Shared room (3 beds): £305 per person
Shared cabin (twin): £335 pp
Double cabin (2 people share double bed): £335 pp
Single cabin: £400 pp

Fees include all tuition, use of studio, lands, fire circle, hot tub, breakfasts, & dinner on first night. Meals are self-catered with house ktichen open to prepare & share meals together.

Places reserved by deposit of £75 (non-refundable). 10% reduction for full payment before April 31. Student Discounts. Booking enquiries: merielgoss@hotmail.com

Bookings & More Info





2-Week Workshop , Berlin

Open Source Forms: Freedom + Rigor + Courage

Thursday - Sunday, 16 - 19 July, 2105
10 AM - 12 PM, 2:30 - 5:30 PM
At Tanzfabrik Berlin

Finding Forms: A Radical Approach to Composition

Monday - Friday, 20 - 24 July, 2015
4 hours a day, schedule TBA
At Ponderosa Tanzland Festival 2015
Focusing on performance scores

Join us for both weeks in progression or for either one of the two.

Bookings & Info Ponderosa

Bookings & Info Tanzfabrik


June 8 - 26, 2015, Seattle, US

NEW 3-week Pre-Training Open Source Forms Program

Monday - Friday, 11 AM - 2 PM & 3:30 - 6:30 PM
Captiol Hill, Seattle

Designed especially for those considering teaching this work who need more experience in the practice before entering the OSF Teacher Certification Program. It includes the full spectrum of introductory OSF material, sophisticated improvisation sessions, & in-depth discussions about underlying concepts & methods. This program is alongside our annual 2-week Open Source Forms June Seattle workshop.

Faculty: Stephanie Skura, Nate Dryden, Amanda Hamp

** Along with at least one other 2-week OSF workshop, this workshop completes prerequisites for the next OSF Teacher Certification Program.**

Cost: $1,800 or $1,500 if non-refundable deposit received by April 1, 2014.

Information & Registration


June 8 - 19, 2015, Seattle, US

Annual Two-week Open Source Forms Seattle Workshop

Open to all! Opportunity to study intensively with OSF creator Stephanie Skura & co-faculty Nate Dryden. Daily 3-hour sessions.

Monday – Friday, 11 AM – 2 PM
19th Ave & Roy St
Captiol Hill, Seattle

** This workshop partially fulfills requirements for applicants to OSF Teacher Certification Program.**

Cost: $600 or $500 if non-refundable deposit received by April 1, 2015.

Information & Registration


January 19 - March 6, 2015, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania

Teaching & directing residency, Juniata College


September 20 & 21, 2014, Coventry, UK

Weekend Open Source Forms workshop, hosted by Decoda

Open to all!

Saturday & Sunday ,10am - 5:30pm

Information & Registration


September 16 - 19, 2014, Coventry, UK

Decoda Graduate Intensive 16 –19, hosted by Coventry University

Monday - Friday,10am - 6pm

Second part of Graduate Lab and Graduate Intensive 2014, for current final year dance students and new graduates, to support the transition from student to independent dance artist. Participants will devise a series of performance scores with guidance by renowned U.S. artist Stephanie Skura.

More information

Bookings open July; places must be booked in advance.


September 8 - 12, 2014, Barcelona, Spain

Finding Forms workshop at La Caldera. A radical approach to composition, working with SCORES as a fertile way to find content, method, and structure that's unique for each project.

More info & Registration


July 7 - August 1, 2014, Seattle

Year #2 of two-summer Open Source Forms Teacher Certification Program in Seattle, WA.

More Info on this program


June 16 - 27, 2014, Seattle

Two-week Open Source Forms Seattle Workshop

** Opportunity to study intensively with OSF creator Stephanie Skura. Open to all! Daily 3-hour sessions. For anyone interested in OSF teacher training in the future, & everyone interested in OSF sessions.**

** This workshop partially fulfills requirements for applicants to OSF Teacher Certification Program.**

Monday – Friday, 11 AM – 2 PM
At Washington Hall
153 14th Ave, Seattle

Cost: $600 or $500 if non-refundable deposit received by March 15, 2014.

Registration: Contact Keely


June 2- 7, 2014, Prague

One-Week Open Source Forms Workshop

Monday - Saturday, 6 hours/day

Info & Registration: improevent@altart.cz


May 23 - 25, 2014, San Francisco

Weekend Open Source Forms Workshop: Freedom + Rigor + Courage

Fri, May 23: 5 - 8 PM
Sat, May 24: 12 - 5 PM
Sun, May 25: 12 - 5 PM

Registration: Contact Hope Mohr Dance


April 14 - 25, 2014, London

Two-week Open Source Forms London Workshop

** Opportunity to study intensively with OSF creator Stephanie Skura. This workshop partially fulfills requirements for applicants to OSF Teacher Certification Program. **

10 AM - 1:30 PM, Mon - Fri

At London Buddhist Art Centre, Bullards Place

Cost: £400 or £315 if non-refundable deposit received by 15 February 2014
Enquiries: Contact Iris Chan


April 2, 3, 4, 2014, New York City

Open Source Forms workshop at Movement Research

Wed, Thurs, & Fri, 2:30 - 5:30 PM

More Info


December 4, 11, 18, 2013, Seattle

Open Source Forms classes at Velocity Dance Center, during Investigative Movement Practices Series: Classes and workshops taught by leading movement practitioners and reflecting\ current developments in the field of contemporary dance. Each series takes a multi-faceted approach that integrates technique and creative process.

Wednesday Workshop Series / 6-8PM Kawasaki
$15 drop-in / buy a class series for just $10/class 

More Info


September 17 - October 19, 2013, Juniata College, PA

Choreography for the musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

More info & Tickets


September 9 - 15, 2013, London, UK

Sept 9 - 12: Weekday morning OSF professional classes

Sept 9: Monday night open Improvisation Class

Fri - Sun, Sept 13, 14, 15: Delve Deeper OSF Intensive at Independent Dance.

More info & Registration


September 2 - 8, 2013, Brescia, IT

Sept 6 & 7: Weekend Open Source Forms Workshop at Container12

Sept 2 - 5: Solo Score choreography project with Manuela Bondavalli.

info


August 19 - 30, 2013, Barcelona, Spain

Two-week Open Source Forms Workshop at La Caldera. ** Opportunity to study intensively with OSF creator Stephanie Skura. This workshop partially fulfills requirements for applicants to OSF Teacher Certification Program. **

August 20: Solo performance: Sacrilege is Needed. Competency is Hell.

More info & Registration


August 1, 2013, 8 PM, Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation

Solo performance: Sacrilege is Needed. Competency is Hell.

Info


August 1, 2013, 3:15 - 5:15 PM, Seattle

Freedom + Rigor + Courage: Open Source Forms class at Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation

Info & Registration


June 24 - July 27, 2013

Year #1 of two-summer Open Source Forms Teacher Certification in Seattle, WA.

More info: http://www.stephanieskura.com/open_source_forms.shtml


June 24 - July 5, 2013, Seattle, WA

Two-week Open Source Forms Workshop: Open to all! Daily 3-hour sessions. For all new trainees, anyone interested in OSF teacher training in the future, & everyone interested in OSF sessions. ** This intensive workshop partially fulfills requirements for applicants to OSF Teacher Certification Program.**

More info

Email for registration


March 18 - April 21, 2013

Directing residency, Juniata College, PA, culminating in performances of new work Noir Noir Noir, inspired by film noir. How film noir's iconic elements relate to our American identity & have en-tranced the world.

More info & tickets



Sat, December 8, 2012

Sacrilege is Needed. Competency is Hell.

New solo at Movement Research Fall Festival 2012, NYC, celebrating Judson Dance's 50th Anniversay. Possessed movement & dancing words.

Tickets & Info

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