dancingTao is an invitation to use movement as meditation
Click on 'Journeys' for information on classes, workshops and other invitations - or check the current events listings on the right of this page to see what's happening.
In the rest of the site you can find Teacher Biogs & dancefloor context in 'Community' and background on Taoism and other influences in 'Roots'. There's an introductory poem to this work in 'dancingTao' and finally there's our (tbh in serious need of an update) 'Resources'
dancingTao was created by Christian de Sousa and the dancingTao collective, aka dTc, is an emerging group of dancers, facilitators, artists, therapists and other change agents committed to bringing movement into diverse situations.
See you on the dancefloor...
The real connections are obviously on the dancefloor. In between times, there's a few ways to find out more, stay in touch with what we're doing and support your practice:
- sign up to the MAILING LIST
- join dancingTaoists on FACEBOOK or TWITTER
- tune into ECSTASY RADIO
DANCINGTAOISTS TWITTER FEED:dancing missives from the body-cosmic noosphere...
Vibrant weekly open session with Christian de Sousa at St Peter's Church in Vauxhall, London.
Following our 5R journey in February, the second immersion of the year will explore the funadamentals of Movement Medicine. 12th-14th May in Waterloo. Click here for more info and booking.
Our autumn event will be a weekend immersion at Limehouse Town Hall, using movement, art and alnight ceremony to explore identity, community and the processes of our lives and our society. 6th-8th October, more info to follow.
monthly depth sessions
3-hour sessions held every month, with a focus alternating between core practice, movement-based collective process and dancing ceremonies at solstice and equinox times.
Ecstasy Radio offers a selection of free mixed waves for movement practice... Click here for home dancing...
drop-in 5R class
Weekly 5Rhythms open class with Jane Belshaw and Nikki Ashley in Manor House
drop-in MM class
Drop-in MM class with Cyrill Chanterau in west London on fortnightly Monday evenings (please check dates)
The year-long ongoing group has begun and is fully booked. Get in touch to register an interest for future journeys
ecstatic dance meets activism
Earthdreamers is a collective bringing the dance into social, environmental and political activism. Click here for more details