Moving Arts Lab 2018: a festival meeting ground for interdisciplinary exploration

Facilitated by Peter Sciscioli

Programming category: 
August 23, 2018 - 5:00pm - August 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
Come investigate and experience the ways that movement, sound, image, and performance can inform human culture. With multiple workshops each day, teaching artists from the International Interdisciplinary Artists Consortium (IIAC) and participants from around the world create an embodied dialogue at the intersection of modalities - voice, improvisation, site-specific performance, physical theater, and more. Open to all levels and backgrounds.



Tuition, Room & Board (tiered for accessibility) 
earlybird special! Save $25 if you register by June 1st

Full Weekend:
Professional: $275 | $300 
Full:              $225 | $250
Subsidized:   $175 | $200 

Single days: (available Friday & Saturday - do not include an overnight)

Professional: $85 
Full:                $75 
Subsidized:   $65


Single workshop option: (please specify your workshop preference in  notes section of the registration form)

$30 for a single workshop + lunch

$10/workshop (special Hilltown Discount!)
*Email Niri at contact [at] earthdance [dot] net to receive the Hilltown Discount!

Prices shown include meals and dormitory-style lodging.

Camping is $5 off per night | Commuting is $15 off per night.


Special Discount ($175) for past E|MERGE participants and IIAC participants!
Select "I am a former E|MERGE or IIAC participant" on registration form

Special Ride Offer
We're offering limited FREE rides from Northampton (about 45m SE of Earthdance). Pickup will happen on Thursday the 23rd. Return ride will depart Earthdance on Sunday the 26th. Please RSVP by August 10th to contact [at] earthdance [dot] net. The first 4 spots will be free! Other personal rides and special pick-up times can be arranged for a fee.

Bring a Friend!
Bring a friend who has never been to the Moving Arts Lab, and you'll both receive $10 off your registration. Write your friend's name in the "additional comments" section of registration, and receive your discount upon arrival.

Our Sliding Scale
The fees to attend Earthdance Jams and Workshops are priced on a sliding scale. Please pay at the highest level of the sliding scale that you can afford. This allows others who need to pay less the opportunity to attend.

Professional Rate: for those comfortably paying their rent or mortgage. The Professional Rate also helps us offer lower prices to those who could otherwise not afford to attend.
Full Rate: for those who have a regular income and are paying their mortgage or rent. Prices at this level contribute to the range of Earthdance's operating costs.
Subsidized Rate: for those with an income low enough that making ends meet is a challenge.
Work Study is often, but not always, available to offset the costs for Earthdance events.
There are Scholarships available for this workshop. Please follow the link to apply.

Work Study
Earthdance cancellation policy

Participant Community Support
As Earthdance runs as a​ community, all participants contribute to 1-2 chore shifts (typically meal cleans) throughout the workshop and a Final House Clean on Sunday, August 26th. These are great ways to connect more with your fellow participants, Earthdance staff, and to feel more at home here. We will be welcoming you into this collective home and thus so appreciate your contributions to our space!
(Photo credit: Anna M. Maynard)
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