Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann: Children and Adult Contact Improvisation

This workshop with use simple games, exercises and tasks to introduce participants to contact improvisation as a way to connect to each other through touch and movement that is fun, creative and respectful. It allows both adults and children to experience supporting another person and being supported, leading and following movement, being on and off balance, trusting themselves and each other, and experimenting with the movement possibilities of their bodies safely.


Earth-Beat Festival New Zealand

Earth-Beat Festival New Zealand, 14 Mills Lane, Albany, Auckland, 0632

Earth-Beat Aotearoa is a not-for-profit organization supported by a growing community of spirited individuals. Our purpose is to provide a platform for presence, transformation and celebration that will inspire and empower new ways of living. Through hosting transformational, co-creative events, we aim to nuture and nourish our community on our journey together. 

We envision a world where life is not only sustainable but regenerative; a world where we focus on potential rather than problems, where individual contributions are aligned with the greater good, and where we live in harmony with the natural rhythms of our bodies and the Earth.