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WORKSHOPS & GROUPS IN SEBASTOPOL


ONE-TIME WORKSHOPS

 

Authentic Movement Open Class for Women

Mon, Oct 8, 6:30–9 pm
with Lysa Castro

The Blue Pearl Temple, on private land in West Sebastopol (address and gate code with registration)

For women, new or experienced movers - all body types and levels of physical ability welcome.

Sliding scale $25–$45, 20% off with pre-registration (at least 24 hours in advance)

Contact Lysa: 707-823-2652

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE

 

Body Tales Open Class for Women

Mon, Oct 15, 6:30–9 pm
with Lysa Castro

The Blue Pearl Temple, on private land in West Sebastopol (address and gate code with registration)

For women, new or experienced movers - all body types and levels of physical ability welcome.

Sliding scale $25–$45, 20% off with pre-registration (at least 24 hours in advance)

Contact Lysa: 707-823-2652

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE

 

Body Tales & Authentic Movement Open Class - All Genders Welcome!

Tue, Oct 23, 6:30-9 pm
with Lysa Castro

The Barn, on private land in South Sebastopol (address and gate code with registration)

For all genders, new or experienced movers - all body types and levels of physical ability welcome.

Sliding scale $25–$45, 20% off with pre-registration (at least 24 hours in advance)

Contact Lysa: 707-823-2652

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE

"Body Tales has given participants in my workshops a brilliant avenue for self-awareness and creative expression, and I love it too!"
— Shakti Gawain, author and teacher


ONGOING GROUPS

 

Authentic Movement Group for Women

with Lysa Castro

2nd and 4th Mondays of every month, 6:30 pm–9 pm
The Blue Pearl Temple, on private land in West Sebastopol (address and gate code with registration)

Initial commitment 7 sessions: Oct 22, 29*, Nov 12, 26, Dec 10, Jan 14, 28.  *Note: meets on one 5th Monday, Oct 29

This simple and profound inner-directed practice can reawaken body wisdom and help cultivate intimacy with one's self. Within the safety and support of a small circle of women, participants will explore and expand their innate capacity to move and be moved, to see and be seen, and to articulate and integrate their experiences.

Application and introductory session required for new participants. Enrollment limited to 10 women.

Sliding scale: $245–$455 for 7 sessions / $70–$130 per month (payment plans available).
10% discount for enrolling in an ongoing Body Tales group. Payment minus $100 is refundable with one month's notice prior to leaving.

Contact Lysa for information: 707-823-2652  

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE (upon acceptance)

7 sessions

 

NEW: Body Tales & Authentic Movement All Genders Group

with Lysa Castro

11 Tuesdays, 6:30 pm–9 pm
Nov 13, 20, 27; Dec 4, 11, 18; Jan 8, 15, 22, 29*; Feb 5
* Includes an informal, fully optional, performance/sharing Tues Jan 29–group will meet for slightly longer that evening.

"The Barn" on private land in S. Sebastopol (address and directions with registration)

Open to new and experienced movers. Follow your movement, free your stories; gain skill in integrating and expressing essential body wisdom. Practice being seen and heard while staying present to your own experience. Hone the arts of witnessing and remembering. Artfully and passionately create and share your own improvisational pieces. Build community as we create powerful, transformative movement theater.

Sliding scale: $385–$715 for 11 sessions/$70–$130 per month (payment plans available).
10% discount for enrolling in another group. Payment minus $100 is refundable with one month's notice prior to leaving.

Contact Lysa for information: 707-823-2652  

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE (upon acceptance)

11 sessions

 

Body Tales Women's Group

with Lysa Castro

1st and 3rd Mondays of every month, 6:30–9 pm
The Blue Pearl Temple, on private land in West Sebastopol (address and gate code with registration)

For women, open to new and experienced Body Talers. Follow your movement, free your stories; gain skill in integrating and expressing essential body wisdom. Practice being seen and heard while staying present to your own experience. Hone the arts of witnessing and remembering. Artfully and passionately create and share your own improvisational pieces. Build community as we create powerful, transformative movement theater.

12 sessions, next series starts Oct 29.

Sliding scale: $70–$130 per month / $420–$780 for 12 sessions (Payment plans possible with post-dated checks made out ahead for the 1st of each month). Payment minus $100 is refundable with one month's notice prior to leaving.

Application and introductory session required for new participants. Enrollment limited to 10 participants.

Download application in Microsoft Word

Contact Lysa for information: 707-823-2652  

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE (upon acceptance)

12 sessions

"In Body Tales, people rediscover the beauty and passion within themselves."
— Suzanne McKay, psychotherapist/social worker

INDIVIDUAL SESSIONS in BODY TALES & AUTHENTIC MOVEMENT

Olivia Corson and Lysa Castro both offer private sessions for individual focus and in-depth work. Body Tales and/or Authentic Movement individual intro sessions are also available for people new to the work. Olivia also offers coaching, writing and directing support and inspiration for people creating their own movement theater pieces for performances and for personal events and celebrations
Call for information:
Olivia 510-532-1020 sessions in Oakland
Lysa 707-823-2652 sessions in Sebastopol & Berkeley