Festival of the Moving Body: Schedule

Schedule for Workshops, Panels, Lectures, and Dance and Somatics Workshop
Saturday, March 17, 2012

*This schedule is subject to change. Please check the schedule before you attend the event for any last minute updates.

Lectures and Panels: Lecture Hall 1

10 am to 10:45 am Body of Knowledge: Physical Teaching, Learning and Intelligence for the 21st Century
Presenters: Noah Riskin, Mia Keinanen
11 am to 11:45 am Drummers as Movement Experts: Coordination, Control and Cognition in Musical Performance
Presenter: Richard Ashley
12 pm to 12:45 pm Health of Mind, Body and Spirit: Chinese Perspectives
Presenter: Jingduan Yang, MD
1 pm to 1:45 pm Nerves, Fascia, and CSF—Somatic and NeuroMotor Approaches in Medicine
Presenters: Martha Eddy, Ronald Lavine, D.C., Sue DeLanerolle, MD
2 pm to 2:45 pm Motion: The Engine of Creative Thinking, Acting and Being
Presenters: Phyllis Lamhut with Panel—Robert Small, Lynn Levine Rico, Natasha Simon, Peter Kyle, Marcia Wardell Kelly and Elizabeth Higgins
3 pm to 4 pm Wakefulness: Troubling the Past, Interrogating the Present and Imaging the Future
Presenter: Joan D. Frosch

Lectures and Panels: Lecture Hall 2

10 am to 10:45 am The Healing Power of the Moving Body: A Clinical Report
Presenters: Wenyi Wang, MD and Louie Russo
11 am to 11:45 am Cartwheels and the Art of Moving: Physical Therapy, Feldenkrais, Somatic Dance Perspectives
Presenters: Sue Ann Sisto, William DeTurk, Lisa Marie Johnson, Carol Montgomery, Bonnie McGlynn DeLuca and Corinne Cappelletti
12 pm to 12:45 pm Putting Movement Into Your Life: A Beyond Fitness Primer
Presenter: Maxine Sheets-Johnstone
1 pm to 1:45 pm Proto-Aesthetic: The Earliest Dance, and a Layer of Artistic Movement in Children
Presenter: Jo Fredericksen
2 pm to 2:45 pm Disability and Culture/Bodies of Difference I
Presenters: Petra Kuppers, Devva Kasnitz, Michael Dorn and Aimee Meredith Cox
3 pm to 4 pm Disability and Culture/Bodies of Difference II
Presenters: Heidi Latsky, Theresa Tiso, Park McArthur, Akemi Nishida and Pamela Block

Workshops: Chapel

10 am to 10:45 am Moving in Resonance with All Life: An Introduction to the Somatic Process of Continuum Movement
Presenter: Robin Becker
11 am to 11:45 am Spiral Praxis: Modern Flow Techniques for BodyMind
Presenters: Yuji Oka and Stephanie Gottlob
12 pm to 12:45 pm Moving Water: An Embodied Approach to Environmental Activism
Presenter: Cynthia Stevens
1 pm to 1:45 pm Klein Technique
Presenter: Susan Klein
2 pm to 2:45 pm

Skinner Releasing Technique: Connections to Eastern Philosophy
Presenter: Julie Ludwick

3 pm to 4 pm Healing Through Movement
Presenters: Nalini Prakash and Aarthi Muthkumaran
4:10 to 4:30 pm A Moving Farewell: Open to All Participants
Presenter: Martha Eddy

Workshops: Room 101

10 am to 10:45 am Perfect Your Posture with Kohnstammʼs Phenomenon: Theory and Practice
Presenter: Doug Bolston
11 am to 11:45 am From the Hip: Initiating Movement in Martial Arts
Presenter: William Trevino
12 pm to 12:45 pm The Art of Nise da Silveiraʼs Occupational Therapy
Presenter: Jose Otavio Pompeu e Silva
1 pm to 1:45 pm Body Mind Development: The Integrated Self
Presenter: Will Holloway
3 pm to 4 pm Dance and the Human Body: A Dialogue Between Science and Art
Presenter: Marta Simoes Peres

Workshops: Room 102

10 am to 10:45 am Connective Tissue and Movement: Using Bartenieff Fundamentals and Hands-On to Assess and Promote Movement in Our Fascia
Presenter: John Chanik
11 am to 11:45 am A Body of Inspiration
Presenter: Anne Burnidge
12 pm to 12:45 pm Pheonix: The Feldenkrais Method
Presenter: Anastasi Siotas
1 pm to 1:45 pm Coming Home to Wisdom Body
Presenter: Elisa Controneo
2 pm to 2:45 pm Body Chatter: What Does Your Body Want You to Know?
Presenter: Shuling Wu
3 pm to 4 pm Fusion Reaction
Presenters: Kyla Barkin and Aaron Selissen

Workshops: Room 104
10 am to 10:45 am The Future of Physical Therapy
Presenter: Carol A. Montgomery
11 am to 11:45 am The Dance of Psychotherapy: Moving Through the Magic Circle
Presenter: Nancy Koprak
12 pm to 12:45 pm How Neurodevelopmental Movement Patterns Shape Rhythmic Structures in Music
Presenter: Andy Warshaw
1 pm to 1:45 pm Dance for PD® (Parkinsonʼs Disease)/Mark Morris Dance Group
Presenter: Rachel Balaban
2 pm to 2:45 pm Composition and Creativity: Reactions to the Present Time
Presenter: Selma Trevino
3 pm to 4 pm Voice and Movement Workshop
Presenters: Janis Brenner and Luz Rivas

Workshops Room 301

10 am to 10:45 am Radical Departures: Movement and Experiential Practice
Presenter: Bonnie McGlynn DeLuca
11 am to 11:45 am Body of Thought: Dancing the Multi-Layered Nature of the Lived Experience
Presenter: Adesola Akinleye
12 pm to 12:45 pm Inside Out/Outside In: Discovering Freedom Through Movement
Presenter: Erin Dudley
1 pm to 1:45 pm Revolutionary Movement: Exploring the Evolution of Dance of the Orixas, and Their Presence in Modern Afoxe, Brazil
Presenter: Joya Powell
2 pm to 2:45 pm A Way of Thinking: The Alexander Technique
Presenter: Riquel Cavalcanti
3 pm to 4:30 pm Butoh — Dance Space Project
Presenter: Tetsuro Fukuhara

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Phone: 631.632.3005