What we're about

Your Monthly Dose of Bliss...

Our morning dances are a colorful mix of world fusion music balancing electronic and organic flavors... wether it's connecting with community or letting the beats inspire your movement, our events are sure to provide a rich experience that nourishes the heart and feeds the soul! ​

9:45am Arrival

10:00 Opening circle

10:10 Warm up

10:30 Live Music

11:30 DJ'd Beats

12:30 Closing circle ​

Move as you wish a in a judgement-free space, all ages and backgrounds welcome, engage as little or as much as you like. You may participate in the dance or just enjoy witnessing. There’s interactive art, space for prayer or meditation, a zone for flow toys, and a kids corner with family actives.

Our Boston home is the Somerville Armory on Highland Ave in Somerville most 2nd Sundays of the month.... and our Western Mass hub is the Sirius Community in Shutesbury most 4th or 5th Sundays of the month!

For more info check out our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/IOpenerDance/

Upcoming events (1)

I-Opener Dance Western Mass - March Seeds

Florence Community Center

"Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower." ~ John Harrigan Join us for another delightful blend of drumming and ecstatic DJ beats in Western Mass as we're once again honored to be hosted by Dance Spirit. And In keeping up with our annual tradition, for both our Boston and Western Mass events this month, we'll plant seeds of inspiration and intention ... inviting them sprout into possibilities of all that can be ... planting both physical seeds in our gardens and energetic seeds in our hearts.... and anchoring them with our dance. Lets shake off the snow, and shake up the creative flow as we dive into a morning movement journey and delight in the sweet community and bliss our collective experience can manifest within us all 🌀 🔆 I-OPENER DANCE Western Mass ~ "March Seeds" Sunday - March 30th, 2019 10am Arrival 10:15 Opening circle 10:20 Guided Movement Warm up 10:45 DJ'd Ecstatic Dance & Live Drumming 12:20 Closing circle There's a Kids corner with family activities, an altar for introspection, and a co-created community art project born from our dance inspiration! ~ LOCATION ~ Florence Community Center 140 Pine Street Florence MA 01062 ❖ Ample parking available in the lot behind the building. You can find us by walking in the side doors and up the first set of stairs. Listen for the music! ~ LOGISTICS ~ Admission: $10-$20 sliding scale [kids 12 and under free] ❖ Please pay at the event entrance. ❖ Work exchange available for comp'd entry: ~ three setup spots 9am-10 (must be on time... if you don't think you can be there by 8:55 and ready to help at 9am please do leave this opportunity for someone who will) ~ two 45 minute door shifts Message Sarah Monette to apply. Spots fill up quickly! ❖ Diversity Scholarships available: https://www.iopenerdance.com/scholarships ~ EVENT INFO ~ I-Opener Dance is a monthly event happening in Boston & Western Mass... you may participate in movement or just enjoy witnessing. There’s interactive art, space for prayer or meditation, a board for networking, and kids corner with family actives. All are welcome! We dance barefoot, though non-street shoes may be worn for health reasons. The dance floor is considered to be a sacred uplifted space and we request conversation be taken outside to honor dance and respect those engaged in the journey. Please review the safety and respect guidelines posted at the door and any concerns at any time may be addressed with an available Space Holder. Honor each other, honor the space, and honor our hearts with dance! ~ STAY CONNECTED ~ Follow our page I-Opener Dance Join our group I-Opener Dance Community Find us on Instagram as "iopenerdance" Visit our website: www.iopenerdance.com Upcoming I-Opener Events: Mar 24th - The Somerville Armory Apr 21st - The Somerville Armory Looking forward to dancing with you!

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I-Opener Dance Boston - Seeds of Future

The Somerville Armory

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