Contemplative

Contemplative

Move How You Want

Move How You Want

This movement experience is meant to connect you to the autonomy that is rightly yours! Through movement, stillness, sound, and being in community with one another we will collectively explore what it feels like to do whatever you want with your body in whatever way feels right to you.

The plan is as follows:

-intros/dialogue
-short meditation
-movement suggestions
-free form movement
-relaxation

2022 JUNCTION DANCE FESTIVAL

2022 JUNCTION DANCE FESTIVAL

We are thrilled to introduce the first Junction Dance Festival, a three-day dance fest to expose and share with the community the wonderful talent of local amateur and professional dance artists. 40+ dancers from Vermont, New Hampshire and beyond will be gathering in downtown White River Junction for a whole week-end and will introduce you to their specific dance style and mode of choreographic expression.

Tending to Joy

Tending to Joy

Adrienne Maree Brown writes in Emergent Strategy, “what we attend to grows.” In spring, a time of awakening and growth, this holds a special truth. With turmoil both locally and globally, we must work to cultivate joy, we must choose to give our attention to joy. Yes, joy as smiles, as love, as possibility, as pure delight, and joy as encompassing our pain as well as our happiness. Our pain and sorrows in communion can birth a joy of collectiveness.

Twenty Twenty / Twenty Twenty-One (Outdoor Dance-Theater Performance)

Twenty Twenty / Twenty Twenty-One (Outdoor Dance-Theater Performance)

Vermont-based Loom Ensemble has gathered together local dancers and professional theatermakers to devise an outdoor dance-theater performance, to share with local community here in the Upper River Valley, sponsored by Open Door Integrative Wellness of White River Junction.

 

5 outdoor performances in 3 different cities!

TRACES 2021

TRACES 2021

Vermont Dance Alliance (VDA) will present TRACES 2021 in three locations simultaneously:  Montpelier, White River Junction & Burlington. Traces, a day of outdoor dance happenings, will celebrate the change into summer, dancing in public spaces, and connection of community. Traces began in 2016 as a day-long festival of outdoor dance happenings throughout downtown Burlington VT.  As we move into our fifth annual Traces event, VDA has chosen the theme of water conservation. We believe that together we can make a difference in protecting the water in our communities.

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