1 Billion Rising Events

Ecstatic Dance*IN Solidarity

United Kingdom > Belfast, N. Ireland > Shorts Bar & grill holywood road, bt4 1 Belfast, United Kingdom > 2017-03-03 > 08:00 pm

About The Event

Embody FREEDOM...if only for a moment, if only for one song, one dance...that it may trickle through your veins, your sinew...and overflow into your being, your possiblity...your world This dance is being held in solidarity with the One Billion Rising campaign to end the violence and exploitation of women everywhere. "We rise through dance to express joy and community and celebrate the fact that we have not been defeated by this violence. We rise to show we are determined to create a new kind of consciousness – one where violence will be resisted until it is unthinkable." onebillionrising.org Inviting you to create/express wild, radical dance moves that free and liberate the body- to move into defiance, joy, courage & empowerment... to embody and bring LIFE to freedom Festive/flowing dress always welcome- and a bit of RED for this dance wouldn't go amiss (or YOUR power color) This is a free-form conscious dance space, free of alcohol & shoes! We move to a wave of eclectic world music in a non-verbal, non-judgemental atmosphere. ALL welcome, no experience or partner necessary. On the sumptious floor of Shorts Ballroom £10 (concession/sliding scale available) https://www.facebook.com/events/723295907834234/

About The Organizer

Julia Lyn Waters

Julia has been facilitating conscious dance events for the past 11 years. During that time she has participated in community performances of The Vagina Monologues as well as an off shoot female performance project entitled STONE. She has a passion for sacred dance and the body as a vehicle and vessel for truth, expression & Self discovery. Julia invites you to explore your own limits & liberation on a monthly basis and hopes you will RISE UP and dance at this special event.

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