Contact on the Yuba

Learn fundamentals of Contact Improv while connecting with the elements along the Yuba River.

2nd and last Wednesdays
3PM – 6PM
May 10 & 31              June 14 & 28
July 12 & 26            August 9 & 30

Hike, dance, meditate and move with the boulders, waters, hiking trails and everything in between. Solo movement meditation, group lesson, group score, exploration and play. Facilitated by Odessa Avianna Perez with special guest facilitators.

Meeting locations will shift between Purdon, Hoyts, and other crossings. Themes and specific lessons will also vary. Stay tuned to Nevada City Contact Improv on Facebook and Facebook event pages for specific information

Each workshop will start with gathering, include an intentional hike/movement score to the location, solo dance meditation, group lesson, group score (and solo play time) and then closing and harvesting before we hike back.


$15 – $30 sliding scale
$100 – $225 for the 8-workshop series
no one turned away for lack of funds


Gather between 3-3:15 at specified meeting place – we leave promptly at 3:15 to hike to the location for the workshop. Bring a water bottle and very little else if you can – keeping hands and backs free for dance/hike.