To be confirmed: Fall in CI

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… There is not much to do during the cold November days… Fall CI saves the day. The weather is good, CI community is active and there is a lot they offer. The organizers say: “What? ‘Fall in CI’ is an intensive gathering […] » read more

To be confirmed: Contact by the Sea

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… Contact by the Sea will encourage you “not-doing” (wei-wu-wei in the Chinese of Lao Tzu)… Sometimes the simplest thing is the hardest. The organizers say: “Is it a whole week of Contact improvisation by the sea! To sum up the invitation : firsts […] » read more

To be confirmed: Dancing Date Georgian Contact Improvisation Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… In case you needed an excuse to travel to Georgia… The CI festival organisers say: ‘This is a festival of Contact Improvisation that brings together people from all over the world and unites various types of contemporary art. ‘Sound, text, color and […] » read more

To be confirmed: Silent Contact Improvisation Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… The organizers say: “We are happy to invite you again to a beautiful village of Gomarduli for a 3-d edition od Silent Contact Festival Intensives 2020 – Alicia Grayson (USA) – Tim O’Donnel (USA) Classes 2020 – Asaf Bachrach (France) – Dorte […] » read more

To be confirmed: Desert Contact Almeria

For now, we don’t have the exact dates for the 2021 edition of this event but it is planned to be in July.  The organizers say (according to Google Translate): “Five days of transformation, relaxation, enjoyment in nature, meet new people, dare, eat healthy, see the stars, do different things, leave your comfort zone, leave […] » read more

To be confirmed: Body Love Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… Registration will open in January! The organizers say: “Music of international artists. Workshops Contact Improvisation, Tribal Shake, Urban dance, Body Mind Centering, Acro Yoga, Fluent Body, Ecstatic dance. Singing circles, Concerts Holistic healing area, Rap Freestyle, landart installations & Organic food. In […] » read more

To be confirmed: Netherlands Contact Improvisation Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… The organizers say: “A yearly festival where people and dancers from all over the Netherlands and abroad are coming together to create a dancing community that explores and play with this beautiful art/dance form.” Learn more about Netherlands Contact Improvisation Festival.

To be confirmed: Transoceanic Contact Improvisation Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… The organizers say: “TOCIF is a dance festival for the research and practice of Contact Improvisation. It takes place on the island of Bornholm, Denmark, as the meeting point for people from all over the world, with emphasis on creating connection to […] » read more

EmBODYment Contact Improvisation Festival

The organizers say: “An invitation to dive deep into the body and flair awareness times quite arrive in itself. The nervous system gets space and time, deeply to regulate between the needs for rest and regenerien on one, and play and celebrate on the other side. Incarnation as a gateway and base for attachment to […] » read more

To be confirmed: Wroclaw Contact Improvisation Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… Wroclaw Contact Improvisation Festival is one of the leading contact improvisation festivals in Poland. The organizers say: “The festival, which has been taking place in Wrocław since 2010, has grown into an important national event, which with its unique character and open […] » read more

Ecstatic Dance Fest

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Ecstatic Dance Fest offers sets of ecstatic dance, yoga sessions, contact improvisation classes, massage jams, breathwork, experimental theater, live music and many more. What can be better than finding your own flow and following it across the trees at the top of the mountains? Ecstatic Dance gives a chance to express yourself spontaneously and without a limitation […] » read more

In-Touch Berlin Contact Improv Festival

Berlin has tons of dance events going on and this contact improv festival features live music during the jam sessions. The festival organisers say: ‘Working with experiential somatic disciplines and Contact Improvisation in warm water and on the dance floor. The teachers offer skill building intensives, classes & labs. Discovering where movement arises, bringing it […] » read more

Leipzig Contact Improvisation

Dates To Be Announced Leipzig Contact Improvisation organizers say: “Come for 3 days of very affordable dancing in Leipzig! A straightforward little contact festival with classes and jams. A diverse group of classes will be led by Leipzig-based contact improvisation teachers during the day on Saturday and Sunday. Evening Jams on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday […] » read more

Israeli Contact Festival

(2018 dates to be confirmed) The Israeli Contact Festival organizers say: “The Israeli Contact Improvisation Festival has three different parts, each with its unique atmosphere and style: CI on the road, The GreenHouse and City Time – TLV. You can Join for one part, two parts, or all. The Greenhouse in beautiful Kibbutz Kfar Blum […] » read more

Cercanias Contact Festival

Dates To Be Announced The Cercanias Contact Festival organizers say (according to Google Translate) : “The festival of contact improvisation: Cercanías, was born with the initiative to offer an annual meeting point for practitioners, organizers and teachers of CI, who are in the area developing their work, after observing an increase in displacements among the […] » read more

Echo Echo Festival of Dance and Movement Festival

Although for 2021 their main website does not have any dates yet, here we see that they are aiming for 20-27 February and their Instagram page also states February as the upcoming date. The Echo Echo Festival of Dance and Movement organizers say: “We are interested in and appreciate the natural desire as humans to […] » read more

Shdema Contact Camp

Dates To Be Announced The Shdema Contact Camp organizers say: “Living in a 5 Acre Farm In Moshav Shdema in the South Center Israel. We use the fertile soil to grow some of our food and develop a food forest based on permaculture principles. We spend our days building, dreaming, practicing yoga, meditation, contact dance, […] » read more

To be confirmed: Madrid Contact Improvisation Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… The Madrid Contact Improvisation Festival organizers say: “We will work with strategies — mundane and magic — to diligently coordinate our bodies with physics as we practice being in and out of physical contact with one another in shifting constellations, configurations, and […] » read more

To be confirmed: Siberian Contact Improv Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… Registration for the festival will open on February 1. The Siberian Contact Improv Festival organizers say (according to Google Translate): “9 days of immersion in practice is the possibility of a quality reboot, through movement, through dance, through being together. This is […] » read more

To be confirmed: Cardedeu Contact Festival

For now, we don’t have any information on future editions of this event… The Cardedeu Contact Festival organizers say: “7 days of contact improvisation in a quiet and cozy atmosphere. Contact Improvisation classes offer by teachers working in Spain. Jams full of dance with live music. Healthy and vegetarian food in a beautiful and comfortable space, […] » read more