Earthdance is an artist-run workshop, residency, and retreat center located in the Berkshire hills of Western Massachusetts.  We provide a dynamic mix of dance, somatic, and interdisciplinary arts training, with a focus on sustainable living, social justice, and community.  Earthdance has been spearheading innovative arts programming and maintaining a beautiful facility for rental groups in the Pioneer Valley for over two decades.

Banish Ecological Boredom

Join Olive Bieringa and Otto Ramstad, certified teachers of Body-Mind Centering®, in this raw exploration of movement on the land. Register today for our Early Bird Special!



Uplift Earthdance and everyone who attends through this family-friendly Jam.  Enjoy warm beds, tummies full of delicious food, and (of course) dancing! Register here.

Register now!

Dance with us March 19-22 for the Spring Equinox Jam, facilitated by Shura Baryshnikov and Daniel Mollner. Register here by March 12.

Refine your kinesthetic perception

Reveal and transmit the story of our collective humanity with the masterful Sara Shelton Mann.  Register by April 2 for our Early Bird Special!

Earthdance Blog

Mar 26 2014 - 11:13am
Kentaro Kumanomido, volunteer staff at Earthdance, reflects on his experience of the E|MERGE...
Dec 4 2013 - 1:10pm
Impromptu kitchen jams, music making outbursts, and sparks of  â€¦. scatter our work days here,...

Upcoming Events

February 6, 2015 - 5:00pm - February 8, 2015 - 3:00pm
Based on the success of our December UPLIFT JAM, Earthdance staff welcomes you back to fill our...
February 8, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
One Sunday a month, Earthdance Co-Founder and community member, Penny Schultz, brings us together...
February 8, 2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Every second Sunday of the month, our Umbrella Studio swells with improvised movement and music. A...
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