Contact Improvisation

Calendar of Recurring Events

for Northern California

03/2020  

TUESDAYS:

The Tuesday Jam

The Finnish Hall, 1970 Chestnut Street, Berkeley

8-11PM

 A weekly Contact Improvisation Jam, with opening circle at 8:15 and closing circle at 10:30 for reflection and discussion as a group.

Santa Cruz Contact Improv JAM

418 Front Street, Santa Cruz

7-10PM

Santa Cruz Contact Improv JAM Public Group

WEDNESDAYS:

Playful Contact Improvisation Jam

SUSPENDED FOR MARCH, 2020

Athletic PlayGround, 4770 San Pablo Ave. (at 48th Street), Emeryville

10:30AM-12PM Playful Contact Improvisation Jam

ADA accessible (except on rare days - see website)

Playful Contact Improvisation Jam Public Facebook Group 

Playful Contact Improvisation Jam Website

Pre-Ecstatic Dance Contact Class

Historic Sweet's Ballroom, 1933 Broadway, Oakland

7-8PM Contact Improvisation Class

8-11PM Ecstatic Dance

This is not a Contact Improvisation container. It is a dimly lit electronic dance music event where people may use Contact Improvisation skills, but most do not.

Ecstatic Dance San Francisco Bay Area - Oakland

Sebastopol Contact Improv Jam

The Barn In Sebastopol...email for location jean.redus@gmail.com

6:30PM class

7:45PM Jam

Sebastopol Contact Jam - Home

UC Davis Contact Improvisation Jam

Della Davidson Studio, email for location in Davis: joe.dumit@gmail.com

7:00PM – 9:30PM (occasional classes)

https://www.facebook.com/groups/ucdaviscontactimprov/

THURSDAYS:

“The FUNdamentals of Contact Improvisation for All Levels”

Finnish Hall, 1970 Chestnut St, Berkeley

individual warm up at 6:30PM, class starts at 6:45PM

Various Teachers

InterKinected Facebook Page

Thursday Jam

Finnish Hall, 1970 Chestnut St, Berkeley

8:30-11:30PM

The Thursday Jam is a weekly all-level open movement space.

There is a varied soundscape of downtempo/ambient recorded tracks, and occasionally improvised live music.

This jam is not a traditional Contact Improvisation container, but is welcoming of CI.

Thursday Jam Facebook Group

Nevada City- Weekly CI Class and JAM

 Oddfellows Lodge,  212 Spring St, Nevada City

7-8PM Pre Jam Class

8PM Jam

Nevada City Contact Improv - Home

SATURDAYS:

Contact Improvisation Basics, Pre-Jam Class

Studio Azul (suite 16) in the Sawtooth Building,

2525 Eighth St, Berkeley

Doors open at 1:30PM, class starts sharply at 1:45PM

Various Teachers

InterKinected Facebook Page

The Saturday Jam

Studio Azul (suite 16) in the Sawtooth Building,

2525 Eighth St, Berkeley

3:30-6:30PM

Berkeley Saturday Contact Improvisation Jam Public Group

Contact Improvisation Class

ODC Dance Commons, 351 Shotwell Street, San Francisco

12-2PM

Intermediate and advanced level

ODC/Dance

 

Sebastopol Contact Improvisation Jam

Sirens Studio, Subud Hall 234 Hutchins Ave, Sebastopol

5pm to 7pm

1st Saturdays of each month is workshop, 2pm-5pm all other Saturdays is only a JAM.

Contact: kandacemsyer@gmail.com

Nevada City Underscore

(Fourth Saturday of each Month)

Odd Fellows Lodge  212 Spring St, Nevada City

10:45AM to 2PM

Nevada City Contact Improv Public Group

SUNDAYS:

Contact Improv @ Ecstatic Dance Silicon Valley

BMI Fitness, 1678 Coleman Ave, Santa Clara, California 95050

10AM Contact or Movement Class

11AM Ecstatic Dance

Check FB group for schedule updates

Contact Improv Silicon Valley Public Group

West Marin Contact Improvisation Jam 

(Last Sunday of each Month)

Point Reyes Dance Palace, 503 B St, Point Reyes Station

11AM– 1:30PM

A beautiful space with other welcoming dancers.

To confirm dates or join the list: WMCIJAM@gmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1663889300517180/

The Underscore 

(Second Sunday of the Month)

Finnish Hall, 1970 Chestnut St, Berkeley

4-7PM

Arrival time is 15 minutes, after which we will close the door.

Please be on time, and prepare to stay for the full duration (3 hours).

The score is a shared movement journey with an emphasis on compositional awareness and group dynamics; therefore a strong facilitated container is necessary to keep it together.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/underscoreSF/

 

Yearly:

West Coast Contact Improvisation JAM 2020

July 1st to July 5th, Berkeley, California

http://wccijam.org

This list is compiled and maintained by

INTERKINECTED LLC

DEDICATED TO THE ADVANCEMENT AND INVESTIGATION OF CONTACT IMPROVISATION

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