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Women in Movement (Dance)

3.11.2020 Afternoon…It’s Wednesday, halfway there since this week seems to be going slow. From Art to Dance. It’s Women’s History Month and we are focusing on women who have been moving in all types of creativity. Take a look at these ladies in movement, from past to present… JUDITH JAMISON     MISTY COPELAND     GINGER RODGERS     LESLIE CARON     KATHERINE DUNHAM     MARTHA GRAHAM I enjoyed these wonder women of movement. It was fun finding these videos too and I hope to do more on dance.   Featured image: Jack Mitchell

Shadow Spotlight: 5Rhytms

5.20.19 Hello everyone! Hope everybody enjoyed their weekend, even though it was too fast! 5Rhytms is today’s Shad0w Spotlight. What is 5Rhytms? Read below to find out… Credit: 5Rhytms Wikipedia’s description of 5Rhytms:  5Rhytmsis a movement meditation practice devised by Gabrielle Roth in the late 1970s.[2] It draws from indigenous and world traditions using tenets of shamanistic, ecstatic, mystical and eastern philosophy. It also draws from Gestalt therapy, the human potential movement, and transpersonal psychology. Fundamental to the practice is the idea that everything is energy, and moves in waves, patterns, and rhythms. Roth was a dancer and a musician. In 1977, she founded the Moving Center. The center offers workshops, which according to the website offers to dive deep into the investigation of the 5Rhytms.  Rhythm Emotion Stage of life Way of perceiving Aspect of self Flowing Fear Birth Being Body Staccato Anger Childhood Loving Heart Chaos Sadness Puberty Knowing Mind Lyrical Joy Maturity Seeing Soul Stillness Compassion Death Healing Spirit To see more about 5Rhytms here are a few videos.  There are workshops and classes across the globe. Go to …