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“Dancing, singing, storytelling, and silence are the four universal healing salves.”

Gabrielle Roth

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I’m glad to see this discussion. I’ve been away from the computer since Tuesday night and the comments have given me (and all of us at Moving Essence) a chance to reflect on this, and many other things about the dance we…

Adjustment to our participation guidelines

I’m glad to see this discussion. I’ve been away from the computer since Tuesday night and the comments have given me (and all of us at Moving Essence) a chance to reflect on this, and many other things about the dance we…

Art is not just ornamental

Art is not just ornamental, an enhancement of life. It is a path in itself, a way out of the predictable and conventional… a map to self discovery. ~ Gabrielle Roth Just this week, we marked 5 years since Gabrielle Roth passed away. Teacher, dancer, theatre artist,...

Coming home

Dear Friends, My dear mother Bev, passed away in her own home on Saturday, surrounded by many members of her large family. We have lived next door to Bev for the last 7 years. Yes – my mother was my neighbour. A loving grandmother to our children, a…

Mid section, midyear, From the Heart.

Class Update Dear Dancing Friends, When I remember bygone daysI think how evening follows morn;So many I loved were not yet dead,So many I love were not yet born.– The Middle, Ogden Nash Winter solstice is a time of…

Attention & Awareness in April 2017

Dear Dancing Friends, The Tuesday Late (Tsunami) Wave… Meredith started this 5Rhythms class 14 years ago. It’s been a big group for at least the last 8 -10 years. It’s an amazing beast…a big, high-energy dance class. It has been my…

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