1 Billion Rising Events

One Billion Rising — Dallas Rising in LOVE

United States > Dallas > 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway > 2016-02-14 > 05:00 pm

About The Event

We RISE with determination to create and embody a new kind of consciousness, a new world – one where violence, oppression and abuse of women and girls is unthinkable and where love, respect, equality and freedom rule. We rise for ourselves, our mothers, daughters, sisters, and for all others. We Rise in LOVE! ~ ~ YOU'RE INVITED TO THE 2016 DANCE FLASHMOB! ~ ~ Those who've danced with us for years and those who are attending and learning about this movement for the first time -- ALL ARE WELCOMED. Talented dance and movement instructors who are passionate about this work (Vickie Griffith and Sandy Vaught Anthony) will lead us thru the steps with ease and joy. The dance is fun, easy and empowering. No experience or 'skill' is required. Promise. This is an ALL AGES and ALL ABILITIES event. Whether you come to move or come to watch and witness, please come. No matter where you're at in relation to your body, this movement, your movement, if this speaks to you even a little, please join us. Please contact Monica Blossom @ 214.597.6800 Thank you!

About The Organization

Ecstatic Dance Dallas

Events to elevate the health, hope, happiness, humor and harmony of humanity thru movement, music and community. Based in Dallas, TX

About The Organizer

Monica Blossom

Monica Blossom is a conscious dance facilitator, events producer, community organizer, and social entrepreneur deeply committed to the healthy evolution of humanity through the power of movement, music & conscious community. She is the founder of Ecstatic cOMmUnity, offering Ecstatic Dance Dallas, Ecstatic MoonDance, & other dance, music & bhakti yoga events in Dallas & beyond. She teaches Flowetry in Motion, an inviting embodiment practice & philosophy of life that cultivates authentic & empowered shamanic living. Monica is a steward of conscious community, an overall connector, freedom instigator, eternal optimist and lover of life based in Dallas, TX.

"Dance, when you're broken open.
Dance, if you've torn the bandage off.
Dance in the middle of the fighting.
Dance in your blood.
Dance, when you're perfectly free." (...and we are!)

-- Jelaluddin Rumi (13th century

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