Projects in Motion - Movement Education Workshop Series with Erin Godfrey

10-10 December 2017

Toronto , Canada

Ruth Douthwright


A Movement Education Workshop Series

4 Sundays September to December

Investigating principles of movement found in rolling, crawling, standing and walking. You can expect guided improvisation, repeating loops and bits of phrase work. 
Erin and Ruth are informed by many movement modalities with a shared interest in experiential and theoretical research for functional dynamics applied to dancing, sports, yoga, fitness and everyday pedestrian practices of walking, sitting, standing etc..

PROJECTS IN MOTION is an ongoing collaboration between Ruth Douthwright and Erin Godfrey. A platform for movement research, education and artistic practice.

Ruth Douthwright is a dance artist and movement educator. For over a decade Ruth has been a teacher of the Axis Syllabus offering individual and group movement workshops and dance trainings and is a guest teacher in Dance and Movement Research Projects Internationally. Graduate from École de danse contemporaine de Montréal with parallel studies in Body Mind Centering , Continuum and Voice. Continued studies at Laban UK, Min Tanaka The Body Weather Farm and Noh Theatre - Kyoto Arts Centre. Ongoing research and performance projects with Ecological Bodying - Kevin O’Connor. Ruth is a London Artist in Residence working as an educator and mentor and performs with PDA.

Erin Godfrey is a Movement Educator. She began her career as a ballet dancer, studying with the National Ballet School of Canada, followed by studies in Anatomy and Kinesiology at George Brown College. Erin has owned several studios in Toronto and has been teaching movement and healthful living practices for over 15 years. Erin's teaching is informed by her research of the human body as a natural system for movement. Specializing in injury recovery and movement training for health and performance. Working with a wide range of students, including those with serious injuries, chronic conditions, new mothers, seniors, dancers and elite athletes. Additional studies include, Meditation, Feldenkrais, Alexander Technique, Developmental Movement, Pilates, Personal Training, Wellness Coaching, Anatomy Trains, Contact Improvisation and Axis Syllabus.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Time: 11am-4pm
Cost: 85.00 per workshop

To Register, payment is required.
Location: Center for Indigenous Theatre Suite 209 Artplace Youngspace, 180 Shaw Street, Toronto, Ontario.
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