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Workshops & Events

The list below contains an overview of dance workshops and events with Nancy Stark Smith. To find more information about a specific event, please click on the buttons below.

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2019

January 6–25, 2019

JANUARY WORKSHOP 2019

3-week training with Nancy Stark Smith, Mike Vargas, and others
WHERE Earthdance, Plainfield, Massachusetts USA
CONTACT email

INFO & APPLICATION

2018

December 1–16, 2018

GLIMPSE 4

Community Underscore
Dec. 1
WHERE University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah USA

Glimpse 4 Performances
Fri. & Sat., Dec. 14–15
WHERE University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah USA

Final Community Underscore
Sun., Dec. 16
WHERE (local studio), Salt Lake City, Utah USA

CONTACT Leah Nelson DelPorto email, Brandin Steffensen email

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November 26–December 1, 2018

RESIDENCY AT UNIVERSITY OF UTAH

Residency
Mon.–Fri., Nov. 26–30
WHERE University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah USA
CONTACT Stephen Koester email

Community Underscore
Dec. 1
WHERE University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah USA
CONTACT Leah Nelson DelPorto email

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July 23–31, 2018

IMPULSTANZ

workshop, underscore, talk with Nancy Stark Smith and Mike Vargas

WHERE Vienna, Austria
CONTACT email

Visit website

July 9–19, 2018

STATES OF GRACE

a 10-day workshop with Nancy Stark Smith and Mike Vargas

WHERE Burdag Dance Retreat Center, northern Poland
CONTACT Andrzej Wozniak, email

Visit website

June 23, 2018
10 am–2 pm (EST)

GLOBAL UNDERSCORE (GUS) 2018

General GUS 2018 info:
www.globalunderscore.blogspot.com
GUS facebook page
CONTACT Nancy Hughes, Patrick Crowley email

GUS 2018 with Nancy Stark Smith
WHERE Western Massachusetts, USA
CONTACT Patrick Crowley, email

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May 20–27, 2018

MOVING’S VIEW: EVOLUTIONARY 2018 (a few spaces left!)

a week-long workshop with Susan Schell, Karen Nelson, and Nancy Stark Smith

WHERE Earthdance, Plainfield, MA USA
CONTACT Earthdance, email

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April 24–28, 2018

GESTES DU CONTACT IMPROVISATION (EXPOSITION)

classes, jams, talks

WHERE Musee de la Danse, Rennes, France
CONTACT email

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February 17, 2018

WINTER SEASONAL UNDERSCORE + LONG DANCE SHOWING

Underscore facilitated by Long Dancers with Nancy Stark Smith
Talk-through: 10:00 am. Practice: 11:00 am–2:30 pm. $15-25.
(Talk-through required unless you have had one.)

Long Dance showing: 4:30–6:30 pm. Donations appreciated.

WHERE Dragon’s Egg, Ledyard, CT USA map
CONTACT Patrick Crowley, reserve a spot

INFO

January 7 + 14 + 21, 2018

JANUARY WORKSHOP 2018 Public Events

Public Events with January Workshop participants

Earthdance dance music jam with Mike Vargas
Jan. 7, 8:00 pm
WHERE Earthdance Plainfield, Massachusetts USA
CONTACT email

Earthdance CI class/jam
Jan. 14, 3:30 pm
WHERE Earthdance Plainfield, Massachusetts USA
CONTACT email | info

January Workshop Community Jam with Nancy & JW participants
Jan. 21, 1:30–4:30 pm
WHERE Studio4, SCDT, Northampton, MA, USA
CONTACT email

General Info/Reserve a spot in community jam

January 7–February 21, 2018

JANUARY WORKSHOP 2018

January 7– 26, 2018
3-week “continuing” workshop with Nancy, plus Mike Vargas and other guests

+ LONG DANCE 2018

January 30–February 21, 2018
a 3-week extension for continuing group practice and self-directed research
only open to January Workshop 2018 participants

WHERE  Earthdance, Plainfield, MA USA and Dragon’s Egg, Ledyard, CT USA
CONTACT  email

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2017

December 1–6, 2017

BELHAVEN UNIVERSITY RESIDENCY

classes, ensemble intensive, & talks with Nancy
Community Underscore: talk & practice, Saturday, December 2, 10:00 am–5:30 pm. Reception after.
WHERE   Belhaven University, Jackson MS USA
CONTACT  Residency: Krista Bower, email
Community Underscore: Erin Rockwell, email

INFO

September 23, 2017

NORTHAMPTON FALL UNDERSCORE

Seasonal Underscore facilitated by Nancy | talk-through by Patrick Crowley
11:30 am Talk-through. 1-4:30 pm Practice
WHERE Karuna Yoga Studio, Northampton, MA USA
CONTACT Patrick Crowley, email

Reserve a spot

July 15–August 6, 2017

BATES DANCE FESTIVAL

3 weeks of classes & performances with Nancy, Mike, and many others
WHERE Bates College, Lewiston, Maine USA
CONTACT email

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June 24, 2017
5–9 pm (Estonia)
10 am–2 pm (EDT)

GLOBAL UNDERSCORE (GUS) 2017

General GUS 2017 info:
www.globalunderscore.blogspot.com
GUS facebook page
GUS 2017 Facilitator Packet
CONTACT Brandin Steffensen, Nancy Hughes, email

GUS 2017 with Nancy Stark Smith
WHERE c/o Notafe, Viljandi, Estonia
CONTACT Eve Noormets, email

Visit website

June 19–24, 2017

CONTACT IMPROVISATION AND THE UNDERSCORE
Embodiment and Collaboration

6 day workshop with Nancy Stark Smith
WHERE c/o Notafe, Viljandi, Estonia
CONTACT Eve Noormets, email

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June 7-14, 2017

STATES OF GRACE:
CI, Contemplation, and Composition

8 day workshop with Nancy Stark Smith
WHERE Arlequi retreat center, Banyoles, Spain
CONTACT Anna Borreda, email

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May 4-6, 2017
May 7 Underscore

EXPRESS TRAIN TO STATES OF GRACE:
CI, Embodiment, and Collaboration

3 day workshop + Community Underscore
with Nancy Stark Smith
WHERE Hamlin Park, Chicago, IL USA
CONTACT Jessica Marasa, email

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March 12, 2017

NORTHAMPTON WINTER UNDERSCORE

Seasonal Underscore facilitated by Nancy | talk-through by Patrick Crowley
11:45 am Talk-through. 1-4:30 pm Practice
WHERE Karuna Yoga Studio, Northampton, MA USA
CONTACT email

Reserve a spot

Feb – May, 2017

UNDERSCORE +/- WORKGROUP

Weekly practice (invited)
WHERE East Street Studios, Hadley, MA USA

January 8 + 15 + 25, 2017

JANUARY WORKSHOP 2017 Public Events

Public Events with January Workshop participants
Earthdance dance music jam with Mike Vargas | Jan. 8, 8:00 pm
WHERE Earthdance Plainfield, Massachusetts USA
CONTACT januaryworkshop@nancystarksmith.com

Earthdance CI class/jam | Jan. 15, 3:30 pm
WHERE Earthdance Plainfield, Massachusetts USA
CONTACT januaryworkshop@nancystarksmith.com

January Workshop Community Jam with Nancy & JW participants |
Jan. 22, 1:30–4:30 pm
WHERE Studio4, SCDT, Northampton, MA, USA
CONTACT januaryworkshop@nancystarksmith.com

Reserve a spot in community jam

January 8–27, 2017

JANUARY WORKSHOP 2017

3-week training with Nancy Stark Smith, Mike Vargas, and others
WHERE Earthdance Plainfield, Massachusetts USA
CONTACT januaryworkshop@nancystarksmith.com

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