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IACD’S  CREATIVE DANCE CONGRESS
PATHWAYS TO CONNECTION

(We had a great time, stay tuned for information on the
 2019 Creative Dance Congress this coming summer) 

Sunday evening June 24- Friday June 29, 2018
Smith College
Northampton, Massachusetts

An intensive program on the principles of individual and group dance improvisation as pioneered by Barbara Mettler. Dance sessions  are led by a variety of Mettler-based teachers . The level of instruction at the Congress is based on participants having prior Mettler-based dance experience. The pre-Congress introductory Creative Dance  Workshop or the offerings listed below can provide that experience.

Introductory Workshop
Saturday June 23- Sunday June 24, 2018
Taught by Mary Andersen

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or register at the Annual Dance Congress page on this website


IACD SPONSORED REGIONAL WORKSHOP

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WORKSHOPS
USA

ARIZONA
TUCSON

Mettler Studios' Winter Creative Dance Retreat
January 14-18, 2019
Taught by Griff Goehring
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IACD members receive a discount on tuition

Mettler Studios' Creative Dance Teacher Training
July 8-20, 2019
Tucson Creative Dance Center
taught by Griff Goehring and Mary Ann Brehm
For information www.mettler2018.blogspot.com 
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IACD members receive a discount on tuition


MASSACHUSETTS
ROCKPORT
Group Dance Improvisation Residential Weekend
August 16-18, 2019
Windhover Center for the Performing Arts
Taught by Mary Ann Brehm
mettlerwind,blogspot.com


NEW HAMPSHIRE
WEST CHESTERFIELD
Words in Motion
Hallelujah Farm
September 28-30,2018
taught by Griff Goehring
http://improv2018.blogspot.com/


NEW YORK
NEW YORK CITY
Individual to Group Dance Improvisation: A Mettler-based Approach
November 3 and 4, 2018
Dance Education Laboratory/92nd Street Y
taught by Mary Ann Brehm and Ann Biddle
https://www.92y.org/class/del-individual-to-group-dance-improvisation

WASHINGTON
PORT HADLOCK
Group Dance Improvisation Workshop: Mettler-based
Dance Camp Northwest 2018 DCNW.org
Tuesday August 21, 2018 4:30 to 6 pm
Taught by Joanna Cashman
for tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3353388 
www.facebook.com/events/1986818678272004/


ONGOING IMPROVISATION CLASSES AND GROUPS


ARIZONA
TUCSON
Creative Dance Class
Tucson Creative Dance Center
Saturday mornings 10:30 to 12 noon
October 6, November 17, December 22, 2018
taught by Meg Quinn 
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Barbara Mettler Teaching: Continuing Study Group II
Tucson Creative Dance Center
Sat. Oct 20, 2018 and thereafter, first Saturday of the month through May, 2019
10 am to 12 noon
led by Mary Ann Brehm
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Introduction to Mettler-based Creative Dance
Tucson Creative Dance Center
8 Wednesday Sept. 26- Nov. 14, 2018
6:00 to 7:30 pm
taught by Karenne Koo
discount for IACD members
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Tucson Creative Dance Center Studio Group
Meets Saturdays when other events are not schedulde
10:00 am to Noon
Prior Mettler-based experience is required
Contact Sue Pfaffl
(520) 297-4370  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


MASSACHUSETTS
NEWTON (Boston Area)
Still Dancing
Grace Episcopal Church
Mettler-based Individual Studies and Group Improvisation
Mondays 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Contact: Nancy Lob 617-527-3924 or
Helen Horigan This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

MINNESOTA
MINNEAPOLIS
Dance for Every Body
Groups and classes
Times TBA
Julie Keyeski-Rank, 612-803-4279 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

NEW HAMPSHIRE
MERRIMACK
Creative Dance and Yoga for Adults
taught by Rosemary Todd Clough
Moving Spirit--The Center for Yoga, Dance and Wellness
Mondays 7:30- 9:00 pm
and
Yoga/Creative Dance for ages 4-14
contact (603) 886-7308 www.movingspirityogadance.com
Creative KidsYoga (and dance) Teacher Training
Yoga Dots
www.creativekidsyoga.com

NEW MEXICO
SANTA FE
Soul Dance Santa Fe
Once a month on Sundays 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Also offering Mettler-based Creative Dance classes
Soul Dance Studio, Arroyo Hondo
Jean Tobias, (505) 986-1377
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OREGON
PORTLAND
Creative Dance Portland
Wednesdays 10:00- 11:30 am
Opening to Life 407 NE 12th Ave.
Contact: Yael Schweitzer
(971) 404-8249  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
www.yaelschweitzer.com 


TEXAS
AUSTIN
Dance Improvisation 
Dates and Times TBA
taught by Lucy DuBose and Leslie McCullough
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VERMONT
BENNINGTON
Creative Dance for Adults
ShapeShifters Dance Group
Mettler-based weekly creative dance classes
and performing group
Tuesdays 11:00 am and 12:30 pm
September - May
Bennington Fire House
contact: Mary Andersen
(802) 362-3929 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


WASHINGTON
OLYMPIA
RADCO (Random Acts of Dance Collective)
Saturdays, 4:30-6:00 pm. Location varies.
Contact:  Mary Nelson
(360) 280-3828 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it