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location-mapInternationally-renowned contemporary dance company Gallim Dance offers a range of weekly and monthly movement and improvisation classes, yoga workshops, open rehearsals, informal performances, and artist residencies. Experience Gallim Dance’s immersive movement and process, and the vibrant creative voice of its Artistic Director, Andrea Miller. 




$17 / class




Movement Invention Lab explores movement that encourages mind/body connectivity, imagination & athleticism through the spirit of play and focused pursuits. Classes begin with a rigorous Gallim warm-up & continue with improvisatory games. This lab seeks to develop tools in movement invention useful in the creative process and fosters critical dialogue about movement & art.

Monthly showings of new works & existing repertory performed by Gallim’s award-winning ensemble. A great opportunity to get closer to the artistic process.

   Tuesday, March 29        4:30 – 5:30pm

   Tuesday, April 5            4:30 – 5:30pm

   Tuesday, April 26          4:30 – 5:30pm

   Tuesday, May 26           4:30 – 5:30pm

There will be no classes March 8, 2016-March 25, 2016 while the company is on tour. May 4th is the final day of class for our Spring term. Please check our Facebook page for our most current schedule. 
G A L L I M  D A N C E  C O M P A N Y  C L A S S
Mondays + Wednesdays | 10 – 11:15 AM ($15)
In a series of immersive improvisational experiments students build road maps to self-discovery. This class is inspired by Gallim’s collective discoveries in physical therapy, traditional movement techniques, Ballim, Gaga, and Miller’s choreographic works. Each class develops students technical growth through a sensitive and imaginative conversation between the muscular, nervous, skeletal, and cognitive systems.
G U E S T  A R T I S T  S E R I E S
Tuesday + Thursday | 10 – 11:30 AM ($15)
The Guest Artist Series is a curated series of classes taught by dance artists in our community. These classes add diversity to Gallim Dance’s Programming and will include classes from teachers such as Sidra Bell, Antonio Brown, Alex Springer and Xan Burley, and more.
Assaf Salhov  Assaf
March 29, 31 | April 5, 7
Assaf has created and performed his own work since 2007. He studied in SNDO Amsterdam, and graduated from SEAD Salzburg with a Major in Choreography. He performed in Vertigo Dance Company, among other companies in Europe. As a therapis, he is certified in the Ilan Lev Method. Since 2014 he has been the assistant to Mr. Lev, himself.Class Description

In this class, dancers will experience moving from floor work to standing, and explore the relationship between weight distribution and mobility. They will gain a familiarity with movement pathways essential for the mobile body, providing the dancer with availability and connectivity that can be used in the studio, when nurturing an injury, or in everyday life. This class will assimilate information derived from the “Ilan Lev method©,” Faschia studies, floor work, and contact improvisation, introducing a warm up that will support and benefit the professional dancer. 

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 Saturday, April 16th, 2016 | 3:00pm – 6:00pm | $40
Dive into an exclusive workshop exploring Miller’s process with Gallim Dance as they build their next work to Carmina Burana, in collaboration with The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington DC, and the New York City Master Chorale. Dancers will learn phrase material and experiment with the improvisations that have guided Carmina Burana’s creation so far, getting a unique inside experience of the artistic process.
 Gallim Dance Summer Intensive Workshop
 July 5th – 9th | 10:00am – 4:00pm | $425 Before May 15th ($500 After)
Explore your creative potential and Gallim’s artistic practice during our summer workshop. Through a series of technique and repertory classes, improvisational and compositional skill-building, and performance studies, this intensive will provide a rigorous environment designed to help you find your own artistic voice within the house of Gallim’s highly physical and expressive movement language.
Skill-level Recommendations: It is recommended that participants have completed one year in a BA/BFA dance program or worked for at least one year in the professional field. 
Refund & Cancellation Policy:Tuition fees will be refunded in full only if a written notice of cancellation is received on or before Friday, May 20th, 2016. Cancellations made, with written notice, between Saturday, May 21st, 2016 and Friday, June 17th, 2016 will receive a 50% refund of fees paid. Withdrawal due to illness or injury after Friday, June 17th, 2016 will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and will only be considered with a written doctor’s note. There will be no refunds offered on or after July 5th, 2016. 
Gallim Dance’s Clinton Hill arts community engagement program is generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. Additionally, this program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
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